Pump specialist and local Sykes distributor Integrated Pump Rental is breaking new floor for customers in corrosive environments, providing a pump resolution that is built entirely from chrome steel.
According to Steve du Toit, rental development supervisor at Integrated Pump Rental. whereas the pumps themselves or pump elements are commonly out there in chrome steel, the market has not but made something like this available.
Integrated Pump Rental is producing full stainless steel pump units.
“Our focus on particular customer necessities, built to order in our modern workshop, has led us to develop a fully chrome steel resolution – from the tank and skid to the lifting body and different elements,” says du Toit. “We have seen a particular interest in the market for this build design, as prospects see the worth in having this corrosion resistant materials in all aspects of the pump set.”
He notes that the preliminary curiosity has come from the mining sector, the place mine water being pumped is often acidic. However, he expects further interest from the chemical and process industries where corrosive liquids are pumped and stored.
“The design is predicated on our ‘total solution’ strategy, the place we consider the whole application and its challenges,” he says. “While the upfront cost of chrome steel is clearly greater, the value gained by the client by method of longevity and reliability far outweigh this.”
Integrated Pump Rental is providing a pump resolution that’s built totally from stainless-steel.
Among the applications is open pit dewatering where there are low pH ranges in the water, as well as coastal functions the place salt water and air cause fast rusting of delicate steel. Integrated Pump Rental has already successfully placed a stainless-steel unit in a coastal utility, the place it is performing well.
“Different grades of chrome steel are used within the design, depending on which elements have the most contact with the acidic medium,” he says. “A vary of supplies is therefore employed to go well with each utility, and to achieve optimal efficiency on the most competitive cost.”
This customized engineering is made potential by the company’s range of technical skills and specialist expertise that resides in its individuals. เกจวัดแรงดันถังแก๊ส in-house expertise includes draughting, fabrication and pump meeting, making use of coded welders and certified boilermakers. Depending on the appliance, the stainless-steel construct can be supplied on a road trailer or with a web site trolley.