Archive for the ‘Power Generation’ Category

Sulzer at Power-Gen Europe

Monday, June 12th, 2017 von admin

The Power-Gen Europe will take place at Cologne, Germany, from June 27–29. Sulzer is showcasing high-performance pumps for efficient operations of

  • fossil-fired — including combined-cycle,
  • nuclear, and
  • renewable

power generation projects.

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Sulzer: Key Safety Pumps for the Kilpilahti Power Plant

Thursday, May 4th, 2017 von admin

Sulzer has secured two pump orders from Técnicas Reunidas for the Kilpilahti combined heat and power plant in Porvoo, Finland. The plant is currently owned by Neste, Veolia, and Borealis. The orders comprise 12 feedwater pumps and 11 Ahlstar pumps, which will be manufactured by Sulzer in Germany and Finland respectively.

Técnicas Reunidas is acting as an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor for the construction of the Kilpilahti project. Three new steam generators with a capacity of 450MW of thermal heat and a power output of around 30MWwill be installed. The power plant will comply with the latest environmental regulations, including the European Commission’s Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

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KSB: Pumps for Vietnamese power plant

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 von admin

CHTD 7/7, 997095377/800, Auftrag BARH Block II, RohrleitungsfotoKSB has been contracted to supply 22 power station pumps for the new Vietnamese Long Phu-1 power plant. The plant’s two 600 MW units are currently being built by a Russian engineering contractor. The complex is situated 20 kilometres east of Soc Trang city, on the right bank of the Hau River.

Included in the order are six boiler feed pump sets. The main and associated booster pumps are driven by 15,200 kW high-voltage electric motors. A geared variable speed coupling installed between the main pump and the motor varies the speed to achieve different operating parameters. Each pump set has been designed for a maximum flow rate of 1,200 m³/h and a head of 4,400 m. The boiler feed water temperature is expected to be 175 °C. To reduce energy consumption, the seven-stage pumps are equipped with optimised hydraulic systems which have proven their quality many times over.

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KSB: Pumps for Brazilian cellulose production

Friday, August 19th, 2016 von admin

August and October this year will see the KSB group supply three boiler feed pumps for a new cellulose production plant located in Três Lagoas, in the federal state of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. The customer is one of the world’s leading producers of cellulose using eucalyptus plants.

The delivery comprises three HGC pumps, two of which are equipped with 4,350 kW, two-pole 4,000 volt variable-speed motors. The third pump set is driven by a turbine, also rated 4,350 kW. The flow rate of each pump set is around 1,011 cubic metres per hour and the discharge head is slightly more than 1,400 metres. All wetted parts are made of chrome steel.

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SPX Flow: Pumps for transfer of hot oil and hot water

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 von admin
hotwater cut away close up

Hot water version

The new CombiTherm Plus pump provides transfer of hot fluids without the need for additional, external cooling systems. The pump is available in two configurations suitable for the pumping of hot oil or hot water and provides an highly efficient and pumping solution. The air-cooled CombiTherm Plus pump provides transfer of hot oil or hot water in a wide range of applications including

  • injection molding,
  • chemical processing,
  • asphalt / bitumen and tar processing,
  • deep frying systems,
  • steam generators,
  • fuel heaters and
  • heat recovery systems.

The pump keeps fluid temperatures uniform to ensure processes are efficient while its design protects seal faces and bearings from the heat of the fluid; ensuring durable, low maintenance, long life operation.

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KSB: Major pump order for three Egyptian power stations

Friday, December 11th, 2015 von admin
Pumps of the HGC type, similar to those that will be installed in Egypt’s three new power stations

Pumps of the HGC type, similar to those that will be installed in Egypt

Recently the KSB Group received a multi-million euro order to supply a total of 200 pumps for three new power stations to be built in Egypt. The order comprises

  • 36 boiler feed pumps,
  • 24 condensate pumps and
  • 8 cooling water pumps as well as
  • 132 process pumps in a range of variants.

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Sulzer launches a new Process Pump Range

Friday, November 13th, 2015 von admin

sulzer1The new SNS end suction single stage process pump range is designed to exceed “the highest standards of performance and reliability, and also the design requirements of the ISO5199 standard. For the pump users this means substantial savings in total life-cycle costs and a reduced environmental footprint.”
The new pump range was developed for pumping applications in the

  • pulp and paper,
  • water and wastewater,
  • chemical processing,
  • power,
  • oil and gas,
  • hydrocarbon processing, and
  • general industries.

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KEPL to dispatch indigenously developed API steam turbine

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 von admin

KEPL Turbine-3D imageKirloskar Ebara Pumps Limited (KEPL) has successfully completed the testing of indigenously-developed API steam turbine ‘K-TUR’, which is being supplied to Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Vadodara facility as a driver for the Boiler Feed Water Pump. The test was conducted at KEPL Kirloskarvadi works in Maharashtra.

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BBA: Emergency pump units for nuclear power plant

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 von admin

Fire Fighting Pump Unit (2)Following the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011, safety regulations at many nuclear plants have been considerably tightened, this has led to an increased demand for fire fighting pump systems. These systems must comply with extremely strict requirements and regulations. Working closely together with the Belgian distributor Rental Pumps, BBA Pumps has recently completed one of the most demanding projects in its history – the delivery of nine mobile disaster relief pumping systems. These pumps are supplied to provide an extra level of safety in a large nuclear power plant.

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KSB: Pumps for the world’s most modern coal-fired power plant

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 von admin

LUV, komplett montiert.KSB has been awarded contracts by two Chinese power plant constructors to supply four new-generation boiler recirculation pumps. The pump sets are destined for the two new Chinese power stations: Laiwu in the province of Shandong and Taizhou in the province of Zhejiang.  These power stations are being designed to use twice-heated boiler technology, the only technology of its kind in the world which is capable of handling the highest temperature and pressure requirements for power plant boilers. The boiler recirculation pumps from the LUVAk series are designed for a pressure of 400 bar and an operating temperature of 425 °C. The pumps are driven by high-voltage motors with supply voltages of 6,000 volts and 10,000 volts and a drive rating of around 800 kW.

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