Processing Magazine

Reliable, efficient liquid ring pump for processing applications

July 29, 2009

The new liquid ring vacuum pump and compressor is designed from the ground up to meet the widespread needs of the process industry. The unit features reliable long life, high-efficiency and the flexibility to tailor the pump to your specific needs. It is the latest in the Vectra series of liquid ring pumps and compressors from the manufacturer. Low operating speeds ensure a long, reliable operating life. The vacuum pump operation is up to 28.5” HgV. The compressor operates at up to 30 psig. Housed with a single point inlet and discharge connection, eliminates the need for manifolds, simplifying process piping, saving space and reducing the installed cost, according to the manufacturer. Other features include: O-Ring sealing; Oil lubrication; and ATEX-Certification pending. Currently available in ductile iron; 316L stainless steel available in 2010.