Pump Flo Update – October, 2018

Pump Flo, the pump selection and pump curve software for Cornell Pump, was updated on Friday, October 12, 2018. In the update, these pumps were added or modified: Updated models: 3RBVT 6HVT 6RBVT 8STX 8NNW Removed models: 6NHT 8NNTL If you are a user accessing Pump Flo from the online application, new pumps and curves… Read more »

Cornell Hydro Turbines

Cornell Pump featured Hydro Turbines at the recently-concluded WEFTEC 2018. Cornell has manufactured hydro turbines since the 1950’s, getting our start with the spate of hydro-electric projects in the Northwest at that time. With more than 60 years of experience, Cornell Pump’s hydro turbines allow industrial plants, municipalities, and farmers/ranchers to tap available resources for… Read more »

Cornell exhibits at Reinke Irrigation Show

Once again, Cornell Pump’s blue tote bags were a hit at the Reinke Irrigation Dealer Convention.  Cornell regional managers and agricultural market manager talked with hundreds of dealers at the annual event.  Open to Reinke dealers, it was held in Spokane, Washington. Our tote giveaway is so popular, that even though we doubled the amount… Read more »

Cornell Pump School Pump Assembly Training Video

Cornell wrapped up our Pump School 2018 about 10 days ago. During our morning factory sessions, we demonstrated the assembly of a clear water pump. This video shows how the pump goes together and offers maintenance ideas, assembly tips, and also shows questions from audience members being answered. While pump school in person is the… Read more »

New Mobile Toolkit Available Soon

Cornell Pump has a mobile toolkit application that allows users to calculate TDH, friction loss, and NPSH. It also allows users to select Cornell Products that best match the calculated values, as well as save them for later reference, send them to a colleague, and request a quote from Cornell. The mobile toolkit will be… Read more »

WEFTEC 2018 is going on now!

Cornell Pump is exhibiting at WEFTEC 2018. Stop by booth #529 to see our waste water offerings. In photo: Ron Aceto, Cornell Pump municipal market manager, explains Waste Warrior 8NW pump to WEFTEC attendees.  Waste Warrior tackles ragging and plugging issues with ease.

Pump School 2018 Advanced Assembly Training

Cornell Pump hosted our 69th Annual Pump School last week. We’ve trained more than 13,000 attendees on hydraulics, pump operation, NPSH A/R, and more at the numerous pumps schools we’ve run in Portland. Here is a video of the advance factory session, where a Redi-Prime®  unit was being assembled. It provides a good overview of… Read more »

Visit Cornell at WEFTEC 2018

Cornell Pump is busy setting up on a new booth design for WEFTEC in  New Orleans. We hope you stop by booth  #529 to see our N series, Self-Priming, Cutter, and DuraPrime® pumps, as well as our Hydro Turbines for energy recovery, and our Pilot pump monitor system. WEFTEC is Monday through Wednesday, October 1… Read more »

Longtime Cornell Pump Employee Retiring

Lyle Wiese started in 1981. If you’ve bought a pump from Cornell in the last 37 years, odds are good that some portion of was machined, assembled, inspected, shipped, or tested by Lyle Wiese.  Lyle joined Cornell on January 5, 1981 as a machinist, and has worked at nearly every position available in the shop… Read more »


Today (September 25) is One Hit Wonder Day 2018. At first glance, it might seem there is no connection between flash-in-the pan singing success and pumps, but hear us out… (pun intended). Cornell Pump is the opposite of a one hit wonder; we’ve had a solid string of success with our pumps and products from… Read more »