PumpWorks, one of Cortech Engineering’s long-standing partners, is well-known for their exceptional pumps designed and manufactured right here in America. One of their most popular pumps is the Model PWA, which is a B73.1 horizontal process pump. It is ANSI/ASME B73.1 compliant and features multiple seal chambers for maximum sealing flexibility. This model is ideal for many different process applications. Continue reading to learn more.
The Model PWA horizontal process pump is designed for easy maintenance, thanks to its back pull-out configuration. Test flows have displayed processing power up to 7,500 GPM with discharge test pressures up to 500 HP/3,600 RPM. A variable frequency drive is included to allow for precise speed control up to 500 HP at 460 volts.
The Model PWA pump features a robust, heavy-duty casing that makes it easily adaptable for a variety of applications and provides durability for long-term use. Each Model PWA includes a five-year unconditional Power Frame Warranty from PumpWorks. They are very confident in the superiority of their high-strength carbon-steel power frame in being impact-resistant and maintaining ideal pressure containment. If anything does go wrong, the steel casing and impellers are repaired and replaced to extend the lifespan of the pump.
The shaft and bearing assembly use upgraded 316 stainless steel while all other components are built to last. All PumpWorks products are built and thoroughly tested at their state-of-the-art manufacturing foundry in Houston, Texas.
Innovative Multiple Seal Chamber Configuration
The real innovation of the PumpWorks Model PWA B73.1 horizontal process pump is the sealing configuration. These pumps feature multiple seal chambers, which offers maximum sealing flexibility. They are designed to accommodate all mechanical seal manufacturer’s components and ANSI cartridge seals. CPI seal support system options are also supported. The multiple seal chambers provide superior leak protection and maximum heat dissipation.
This is just a small taste of the product features and advantages associated with the Model PWA pumps from PumpWorks. They can be used in many different industrial applications, including:
- Oil and Gas
- Power Generation
- Pulp and Paper
- Food and Beverage
- Primary Metals Manufacturing
- Waste Treatment
- Mining and Minerals
To learn more about the ANSI/ASME B73.1 Model PWA horizontal process pump from PumpWorks, contact Cortech Engineering today. Our team will help you configure the right pump for your specific application.