Tsurumi America launches line of explosion-proof pumps for wastewater purposesadmin
Launched earlier this 12 months in Asia, the brand new AVANT Collection has now made its debut in North America, increasing Tsurumi’s product choices whereas assembly the calls for of bigger initiatives that require explicit specs.
The brand new AVANT Collection was licensed in accordance with FM World explosion-proof specs to make sure merchandise conform to the very best requirements of security. The pumps characteristic a contemporary design and IE3 premium effectivity motors that ship excessive performances and face up to steady responsibility cycles. They’ve an unique closed-circuit cooling system, using a water-glycol combination, which prevents contamination of the system whereas cooling the motor. Moreover, clients will be capable of order tailored AVANT pumps from the manufacturing facility, with particular configurations that match the calls for of their jobs whereas boosting outcomes.
“We’re very proud to convey the brand new AVANT Collection to North America, as these fashionable, explosion-proof pumps will ship effectivity and guarantee power financial savings on quite a lot of initiatives within the wastewater business, similar to sewage assortment from business buildings and municipal methods,” mentioned Glenn Wieczorek, managing director at Tsurumi. “It is also thrilling to provide our clients the chance to construct the precise pump they want: with a particular paint thickness or management panel kind, for instance, or a trimmed impeller to suit an actual responsibility level.”
Named MQ, the brand new line of AVANT pumps has 5 various kinds of impellers — Open Channel (MQB), Chopper (MQC), Vortex (MQU), Grinder (MQG) and Excessive Head (MQS). It additionally affords broad ranges of specs that includes 2 to 16-inch discharge bore diameters and 4 to 215 HP motor output specs.
The AVANT pump collection is obtainable in moist (submersible) and dry pit variations. Within the dry pit variations, the motor is cooled by a system unique to Tsurumi that makes use of a water-glycol combine circulating in a particular closed loop circuit. An necessary benefit of the closed system is that it retains the cooling combine separate from the wastewater through which the pump is immersed. On the AVANT pumps, the mechanical seals are put in in an oil chamber separated from the cooling system and may be modified with out draining the system.
“If the first seal on a traditional pump cooling system fails, it might probably get utterly contaminated, which can injury the pump,” Wieczorek defined. “The brand new cooling system on the AVANT Collection affords an additional layer of safety to the pump, because the glycol combine runs in a special path. That makes the cooling system extra dependable and environment friendly.”