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1. (WO2018106726) CONNECTED PUMP SYSTEM CONTROLLER AND METHOD OF USE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/106726    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/064770
Publication Date: Fri Jun 15 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Dec 06 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: F04B 49/00
F04B 49/08
F04D 15/00
F04B 49/06
Applicants: PENTAIR FLOW TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Inventors: BISHOP, Michael
KHALID, Hassan
Title: CONNECTED PUMP SYSTEM CONTROLLER AND METHOD OF USE
Abstract:
In some embodiments of the present disclosure, systems and methods for monitoring operation of a pump are provided. In some embodiments, a system comprises: a pressure switch, comprising: a PCB within a housing; a power supply; a wireless gateway module configured to establishes a wireless connection to a wireless network; a pressure sensor; a microcontroller that: establishes a second wireless connection to a mobile device; receives instructions from the mobile device; connect to the first wireless network based on the instructions; determine pressure; control operation of the pump based on the pressure; determine that a fault has occurred, automatically stop operation of the pump, and send a message to a server over the first wireless network; and receive instructions from the mobile device via the server and the first wireless network to change a setting of the pressure switch.