Posts Tagged ‘submersible’

Energy-efficient pump systems for water supply

Friday, November 17th, 2017 von admin

With the use of the permanent magnet technology, oddesse pumps and motors factory developed an energy-efficient pumping system to support water supply companies to sustainably reduce energy consumption and thus contribute to the protection of the environment.

In the past, the efficiency of pump systems was often calculated by solely considering the efficiency of the pump. The efficiency of the motor, on the other hand, which is determined by the ratio between the electrical input and the mechanical output, has been largely ignored. However, the overall efficiency of the complete pumping system has an impact on the energy costs, which, as the decisive factor, account for more than 80% in the efficiency analysis. By optimizing the overall system, the greatest savings in electricity costs can be achieved.

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Indar deliver largest submersible motor pump sets ever

Monday, October 16th, 2017 von admin

Facing the worst drought on record in the Colorado River Basin, as lake levels continue to fall, the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) is building a low lake level pumping station to ensure Las Vegas and Southern Nevada maintains access to its primary water supplies in Lake Mead. Lake Mead water levels have dropped more than 40 m (131 feet) since the drought began in 2000. The new pumping station will allow SNWA to pump water from Lake Mead from an elevation as low as 267 m (875 feet) above sea level into the water treatment facilities and further on to provide water to the city of Las Vegas and neighbor community area.

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Hermetic: 1 meter shaft = 15 meters immersion depth

Thursday, January 26th, 2017 von admin

As a replacement to conventional submersible pumps, the manufacturer Hermetic supplied two 8-stage, sealless canned motor pumps. The distinctive feature of the transformation was the customized adaptation of the pumps to the existing plant and its vessels. The pumps were designed for easy installation in the existing tank (with a diameter of 500 mm). The customer, a Swiss fine chemicals manufacturer, thus saves the costly, time-consuming conversion of the existing systems in its production plant.

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Sulzer Phases Out Pumpex Brand Name

Friday, April 8th, 2016 von admin

Pumpex has been a part of Sulzer since 2011. Sulzer has formed a new business segment called Mining and Construction in 2016. This business segment will include all Sulzer dewatering activities worldwide. All product brand names currently used in this area will be terminated during 2016 in order to create one strong Sulzer brand for all dewatering products.  As a result, the Pumpex brand name will be phased out during 2016.

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Sulzer: New efficient submersible recirculation pump

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 von admin

XRCP_800PA_FullThe new pump series is developed for the pumping and recirculation of activated sludge in wastewater treatment plants during the nitrification and denitrification process, as well as for the pumping of storm, surface, and river water. It complements the submersible recirculation pump series ABS RCP. These submersible pumps are optimized in low energy consumption to bring savings in total life-cycle costs and reduce the environmental footprint.

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Xylem: New dewatering pump range on show at Bauma

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 von admin

The new Flygt 2000 drainage pump range consists of large and mid-sized drainage pumps engineered for the most challenging dewatering conditions and applications. Xylem will showcase the pumps at the Bauma International Trade Fair in Munich in April 2016.

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Kirloskar: New wastewater pump series

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 von admin

i-NS PumpKBL’s (Kirloskar Brothers Limited) new “i-NS” pump is a non-clog sewage submersible pump designed for dewatering function in the

  • water & wastewater treatment industries,
  • sewage,
  • building & construction and
  • other allied segments.

The compact size of the pump helps in minimizing submergence, and it comes with an aesthetically-improved design for maintenance-free work.
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Waukesha: Tilt pad thrust bearings for up to 300 °C

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 von admin

WB_HidraxHTThe new Hidrax™ HT thrust bearings are developed for high-temperature applications in electric submersible pumps. These pad bearings can sustain unit loads of 8 MPa (1160 psi) at oil bath temperatures up to 300°C (572°F).

Technological advances in steam-assisted gravity drainage are increasing operating temperatures and placing increased demands on the thrust bearings located in the motor seal/protector section of the electric submersible pumps string.

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Andritz: Dewatering flooded mine tunnels in South Africa

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 von admin

South Africa is currently dealing with the problem of acid water because underneath the old gold mining city of Johannesburg is a lake which contains heavily contaminated water, which spreads horizontally and vertically into the abandoned pits of the former gold mines.  Meanwhile, the water line has reached a critically high level, as determined by the specialists from Andritz Ritz, which was given the first order to drain the mine water in 2010. The execution of the project was delayed by four years however, and it was only in spring 2014 that two powerful submersible motor pumps were installed in the middle of Johannesburg city centre, in the so-called “Central Basin”, with each pump capable of bringing 1,500 m³/h of water to the surface.

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Sulzer showed optimized solutions at Ifat

Friday, May 9th, 2014 von admin

The Sulzer product portfolio for the water and wastewater business consists of

  • submersible sewage pumps,
  • submersible mixers and flow boosters,
  • turbocompressors as well as
  • pump control systems.

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