Watson-Marlow introduces heavy-duty hose pumps

Swipe -Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) has launched its Bredel heavy-duty hose pumps designed to deal with the viscous slurries and grit-filled sludge in wastewater treatment plants.
The peristaltic design of Bredel hose pumps incorporates no transferring components that come into contact with the product. – Image – Watson Marlow Fluid Technology Group
Unlike diaphragm, rotary lobe, and PC pumps, the peristaltic design of the Watson Marlow Bredel hose pumps incorporates no shifting elements that come into contact with the product. It has no seals, ball-checks, diaphragms, glands, immersed rotors, stators or pistons to leak, clog, corrode or exchange.
Bredel hose pumps additionally get rid of the need for ancillary equipment similar to dry run protection, seal water flush systems and in-line check valves. A hose change takes solely minutes and could be carried out in-situ with out special tools or skilled personnel.
The pumped fluid is totally contained in a long-life hose, protecting operation and maintenance personnel and the environment from unwanted spillages or exposure to chemicals. Flow is completely independent of suction and discharge conditions. The Bredel hose is precision machined to ensure circulate stability and pump efficiency in tough fluid dealing with purposes.
Eye-opening obtain flow rates as much as 475 GPM, transferring as a lot as 80% solids in suspension.