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Throw Back Thursday – Pump School from the early 1950s

This picture is from the early days of Pump School. Company founder Clint Warren (back to camera at lectern) was leading the class. Since Cornell started pump schools in 1949, we have trained tens of thousands of participants on basic hydraulics, centrifugal pump operation, and pump troubleshooting. We’re celebrating 70 years of pump school this… Read more »

Big Impeller

Cornell Pump sees thousands of impellers machined and balanced in the factory every year. Some are considerably bigger than others, though. This solids handling impeller is pictured next to a bronze impeller often used in our agricultural pumps for size comparison.  It started out as 28″ in diameter (before trimming) and 19 1/4″ tall. Also… Read more »

Cornell Company Picnic, 2019

Cornell employees enjoyed a great family picnic on Saturday, August 3rd at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI).  More than 200 attendees enjoy the picnic, raffle prizes, great weather, and all that OMSI had in store for families. The highlight was The Science Behind PIXAR, which delved into how PIXAR generates all their wonderful… Read more »

Pump-Flo Update

Cornell Pump employs Pump-Flo as a pump selection software tool that allows registered users to select and compare pumps for applications. The program is free, and only requires that the user register in order to access this valuable information. On Wednesday, July 10, 2019, Cornell Pump updated the desktop version of Pump-Flo with new pump… Read more »

Happy 4th of July from Cornell Pump

Cornell Pump Closed on Thursday, July 4th Limited Operations on Friday, July 5th Cornell Pump will be closed in observance of Independence Day on Thursday, July 4th. We wish all our employees, distributors, end users, and friends a safe and happy holiday. Our factory will be closed on Friday, July 5.  However, we will have… Read more »

Cornell eCatalog Now Boasts Offline Functionality

Cornell Pump’s eCatalog allows end users, distributors, engineers, and others to look up pump curves and dimension prints on pump models. This useful resource is accessed from our website hundreds of times a week. Now, the eCatalog can be used without internet connectivity. The catalog can be downloaded to a laptop computer, and accessed in… Read more »

Cornell Pump Celebrates World Refrigeration Day

Cornell Pump has been integral to refrigeration systems with our CB series of pumps since the 1950’s. More recently, our Arctic King series of hermetic refrigeration pumps have been industry favorites. As such,  we are proud to celebrate the first annual World Refrigeration Day. The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) — Europe’s independent intergovernmental science… Read more »

A Week of Food Trucks at Cornell

Cornell Pump Company is starting a week of food trucks at the factory, as a thank you to all employees for working extra hard at the end of Q2! Today’s food truck makes meals with a mission.  Mission Bar-B-Que not only serves tasty barbecue, but also helps men, women, and children from the devastating effects… Read more »

Northern Colorado Project

A Cornell distributor is installing several Cornell 8NHTA pumps in Northern Colorado. They are preparing for a start-up of water pipeline feeding a hydraulic fracking field. Download our water transfer pumps brochure for more information about these pumps.

Summer Food Trucks at Cornell

The first Friday in June brought out the inaugural Summer food truck for Cornell Pump! An exciting employee benefit, the food trucks are part of Portland’s food scene; with a reputation of inventive and approachable cuisine, served quickly. If you’d like to enjoy Korean BBQ tacos, mac and cheese sandwiches, authentic German sausages, or any… Read more »