Posts Tagged ‘platform’

Pump skid for FPSO shortly before test run

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 von admin

abb-1klAt the end of 2012, Wepuko Pahnke was contracted by the Brazilian oil production company Petrobras for the delivery and installation of six three-plunger pumps. These pumps are intended for what is known as “well service” on offshore crude oil production ships – the FPSOs = floating production storage and offloading units. The pumps including the drive unit, lubricant supply and pulsation damping are mounted on a skid weighing a total of 48 tons.

Performance characteristics:

  • Installed power 1,230 KW
  • Maximum operating pressure 278 bar
  • Flow rate 120 m³/ h


Andritz: Submersible motor pumps for offshore drilling platforms in China

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 von admin

andritzInternational technology Group Andritz received an order from the two Chinese shipyards Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding, Shanghai, and China Merchants Heavy Industry, Shenzhen, to supply a total of twelve submersible motor pumps for use on jack-up rigs. Start-up is scheduled for the first half of 2014.


Andritz Ritz supplies submersible motor pumps for North Sea drilling platforms

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013 von admin

Offshore.2Andritz Ritz is supplying six four-pole submersible motor pumps, Type SU 16-600/1/U. The industrial water supplied is required mainly for

  • cooling plant,
  • machinery and
  • generators and

has to be available continually. The pumps are mounted in the platform pillars, each of them conveying 600 m³/h at the operating point.


Pump competence for offshore applications

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 von admin

The submersible motor pumps made by Andritz Ritz in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany, meet the world’s most stringent certification standards. A contract for a platform in Vietnam is perfect for showcasing the company’s competence. Andritz Ritz has been contracted to install water-supply pumps on an oil platform in Vietnam. The project is the result of a reorganization within the company to create a separate business unit for offshore services. Submersible motor pumps from Andritz Ritz boast the highest quality standards and deliver the ultimate in reliability. They also have a long track record in fulfilling the exacting criteria placed on them by customers and certification authorities, year in and year out, all over the world. Thanks to their design, these pumps create an extremely valuable commodity on platforms everywhere: space!