Becker U Series Rotary Vane Vacuum Pumps

We import Becker Pumps because they are one of the best manufacturers in the world. Based in Germany, Becker are known throughout the world for their rotary vane vacuum pumps.

Today we would like to tell you about their U Series rotary vane vacuum pumps. The U Series are oil-lubricated and configured with a direct drive and single shaft. The pumps also feature efficient oil separation and a non-return valve. The return oil intake is regulated by a float valve. The end result is a durable and sturdy unit which runs efficiently and has low maintenance and operation costs.

Becker U Series Rotary Vane Vacuum Pumps

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The U Series uses a gas ballast valve to mitigate the condensation of steam. The valve allows a precise amount of fresh air into the compression chamber. The mixture of saturated air and unsaturated fresh air helps keep the condensation as low as possible. Noise emissions are minimised by a protective cover.

For applications with a higher operating temperature or a higher water intake temperature, a water cooling system can be added. This increases the service life of the oil. In addition, Becker makes a host of other accessories for this series to fit it for different applications.

The U Series features eight sizes with outputs from 6.4 m3/h to 780 m3/h. They have the shortest downtimes of any pump in their class. The pumps are easily installed. Becker U Series pumps can operate without a heat exchanger due to their high efficiency. Their standard IE3 efficiency motors require less power to do more work.

The oil reservoir features a two-step oil separation process that includes an oil/air separator element to increase the efficacy of oil separation. The unit includes an oil filter which helps to increase the service life.

Becker U Series pumps are easily cleaned because they have smooth surfaces. They are so hygienic that they can be used for vacuum packaging for foods such as cheese, meats, cold meats and fish.

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To learn more, call us today: 1300 793 418.

Fluid-O-Tech 500-1000 Series Rotary Vane Pumps

Fluid-o-Tech are a highly-respected pump manufacturer based in Italy. They have been in business since 1948. We are proud to import their pumps. Today, we would like to tell you about their 500-1000 series rotary vane pumps.

The Fluid-o-Tech 500-1000 series rotary vane pumps are used in the food industry and for clean water applications. They are NSF and WRAS certified. They are sold across the world under the Rotoflo marque. They are available with a brass body or with a stainless steel body. All use a rotor made of AISI 303 stainless steel.

Fluid-O-Tech Pumps - 500-1000 Series Rotary Vane

The vanes and the pumping chamber are made of carbon graphite. The outlet and inlet ports are ½” and can be threaded in the GAS or MPT format. The pumps are also available with an adjustable, built-in relief valve.

The 500-1000 series pumps are connectable to a coupling direct motor with the use of a metallic clamp. They can also be connected using M80 or M71 UNELMEC frame motors as long as you are using the Fluid-o-Tech coupling with an adapter set. Viton/EPDM seals are also available if needed.

Their highest speed is 1725 rpm. The maximum static pressure is 20 bar. The pumps weigh 1.9 kg with a clamp mount and 2.0 kg with a flange mount. They produce nominal flow rates from 500 l/h to 1000 l/h at 1450 rpm.

Fluid-o-Tech Rotary Vane Pumps and More at Pump Solutions Australasia

If you are interested in Fluid-o-Tech rotary vane pumps or any of our pumps from any of our international manufacturers, we would love to talk to you. We offer what we feel is the best customer service in the business. We don’t just sell pumps; we provide solutions.

No matter the size of your operation, we will direct all of our attention to providing you with a solution that guarantees efficiency and minimal downtime. Your business is too important to settle for less.

To learn more, call us today: 1300 793 418.

Tsurumi TRN Pumps for Submersible Self-Aspiration Aeration

We have done business with Tsurumi Pumps for a long time. They are a manufacturer that has been in business close to a hundred years and have proven themselves to be among the most reliable, high-quality manufacturers in the industry. Their submersible pumps have become industry standards in many industry segments.

One such pump which has become the standard in the wastewater industry is their TRN series. Tsurumi TRN pumps are submersible self-aspiration aerators. They are used to aerate and mix wastewater.

Their design features a special, semi-open impeller. This design causes negative pressure to be generated around the impeller. This draws air into the water from above the water surface. The air that has been drawn mixes with the water in a process called aeration. Then, the pump discharges the mixture of air and water.

Tsurumi TRN Pumps for Submersible Self-Aspiration Aeration

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This process is ultra-efficient at dissolving oxygen because it aerates the water under a high-pressure condition.

There is a limit to how deep each pump can effectively aerate water, but Tsurumi has solved that problem. They offer a stand that is either a standalone product or is used with a draft tube.

The air inlet bores start at 32mm and go all the way up to 150mm. Motor output ranges from 0.75 kW to 40 kW. All TRN pumps are three-phase pumps. The smallest pump allows for the passage of solids measuring 10 mm. The largest pump allows solids passage of 25 mm.

For the smaller pumps, the maximum water depth is 3.5 m. Larger pumps can operate down to 6 m below the surface.

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If you are interested in Tsurumi pumps or pumps from any of our other major International manufacturers, talk to us at Pump Solutions Australasia. We import the finest pumps from around the world because we know that your operation, large or small, deserves the best. We know that downtime or pump failure can cost you thousands of dollars.

To learn more, call us today: 1300 793 418.

Tsurumi Submersible Seawater Pumps

Tsurumi Pumps have been making high quality pumps since they were established in 1924, in Japan. Their submersible pumps have a reputation as being among the best in the industry. But there is one niche in which they have everyone beaten hands down: submersible seawater pumps.

Tsurumi designs their submersible pumps in a manner that helps them handle virtually any liquid. This includes corrosive liquids, hot water, wastewater and seawater. The durability of Tsurumi pumps and their ability to handle so many different media is just one reason why they hold such a high stature in the industry.

The Tsurumi solution to the problem of corrosive liquids is to build their pumps out of titanium. Any part that comes into contact with liquids on any Tsurumi submersible pump is made out of titanium to keep them from corroding and to give them a longer life.

Tsurumi Submersible Seawater Pumps

Tsurumi TM-Series Submersible Seawater Pumps

The Tsurumi Seawater Pump series combines titanium with specially formulated resins that are also resistant to seawater. Since titanium is so expensive, Tsurumi uses the resins as a way to lower the cost of their seawater pumps while still providing the highest quality in the business. The end result is a pump that is reliable, efficient and cost-effective.

Seawater is Difficult to Handle

Because seawater is so corrosive, it is necessary to take countermeasures when building submersible pumps to transport it. If precautions are not taken, the seawater can cause corrosion, pump damage and even pump failure.

Other pump manufacturers tend to use stainless steel as a material and coated castings. However, stainless steel pumps suffer from localised corrosion, while the coating tends to peel off coated castings with prolonged use. Ultimately, most submersible pumps suffer from short service lives when being used for see water.

Many operations and manufacturers are still using stainless steel pumps for seawater, but the aforementioned corrosion ends up increasing the costs greatly. Stainless steel forms a chromium oxide coating on the surface, but in the absence of sufficient oxygen, the surface degrades and corrodes quickly.

Marine organisms or packing can often cause degradation of stainless steel pumps. Once the surface is compromised, water eventually ends up in the motor and the pump fails. The main takeaway here is that stainless steel pumps are not fully resistant to seawater.

In experiments that Tsurumi have conducted on stainless steel pumps, they have found that degradation begins usually within six months. We don’t feel that is a long enough service life for any pump.

Why Tsurumi TM-Series Pumps are the Industry Standard for Seawater

Tsurumi submersible sea water pumps feature a combination of titanium and resin. This allows Tsurumi pumps to transport seawater with no corrosion or degradation of any part of the pump.

Tsurumi’s resin components are specially designed so that each individual part is made of the resin that is most likely to prevent the pump from corroding.The end result is a pump that has a much longer service life than those made of stainless steel or standard resin materials.

Tsurumi submersible seawater pumps can be used for intake, draining and circulation purposes. The lubricating oil is made out of food grade paraffin. This makes it fish friendly and 100% safe for operations involving fish, such as water tanks, fish preserves and fish farms.

Tsurumi submersible sea water pumps offer discharge bore diameters from 40 to 80mm. Motor capacities start at 0.25 kilowatts and go up to 3.7 kilowatts. Single phase pumps are available up to 0.75 kilowatts. There are also models available that operate automatically.

Tsurumi Pumps and More Available at Pump Solutions Australasia

If you are interested in Tsurumi submersible seawater pumps or any pumps for any applications, call Pump Solutions Australasia today. We offer the best and most knowledgeable customer service in the business. We have specialists who will help you find the right equipment for the right job.

Not only do we have some of the most learned customer service people in the pump business, we also have access to dedicated customer service people from all of the world’s major pump manufacturers.

To learn more, call us today: 1300 793 418.

Xylem Pumps Create Another Innovation for Drinking Water

Xylem Pumps is the parent company for Lowara Pumps. They are one of the largest and most innovative pump manufacturers in the world, so we like to keep an eye on them because their innovations usually have an effect on the entire industry.

One of their more innovative products is the Wedeco Spektron UV series for sanitising drinking water. Recently, Xylem added four new models to the series, extending the series and making disinfected drinking water available to more people.

Xylem - Lowara Pumps Create Another Innovation for Drinking Water

The Spektron series features their Ecoray UV lamps, formulated to deliver shorter warm up time, longer lamp life and the highest efficiency available. Their lamp and ballast combination are designed to provide a higher relative UVC output than the their competitors when they are operated in what they call the “dimmed mode.”

This allows the more efficiency with less money spent on power. The lamps are automatically dimmed according to the dosage needed at any given time. The net savings is estimated to be in the area of 20%.

They provide a dose of UV rays measuring at 40 mj/cm2, which allows them to safely disinfect drinking water. With the added product range, they can now handle flow rates that range from 2 m3/h to 4,000 m3/h.

The system is validated by regulatory agencies in Germany, Austria and the US as providing disinfection that meets their standards.

The Spektron UV series can handle operations of all sizes, including: domestic water supply, large municipal water plants and an array of industrial uses.

They also have a control system that uses the latest sensor technology to maximise efficiency.

Call Pump Solutions Australia Today

If you would like to learn more about Xylem Pumps, Lowara Pumps or any of our major international manufacturers, call Pump Solutions Australasia today. We provide the best pumps from around the world and some of the most knowledgeable customer service people in the business. We also provide full service and maintenance on all pumping systems.

Call us today:1300 793 418.