Mumbai, India - Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL) has introduced a range of energy-efficient and low maintenance SP Coupled pump-sets. This newly developed pump-set comes with an integrated IE4 motor, making it most suitable for Effluent Treatment Plants (ETP) / Sewage Treatment Plants (STP), and dewatering applications in the industry. It can also handle liquids with temperatures up to 120° C. It has a lower life cycle & operating cost, and can withstand extreme power fluctuation, making it comparatively safer to use. Its solid body is also an indicator of the greater reliability and longevity of the product.
The product's fan and fan cover design for efficient power consumption and quiet operation are other important characteristics. The high quality of its mechanical seal prevents leakage, ensures lower friction loss and shielding the shaft against wear and tear. The pump’s non-clog impeller can handle suspended soft solids of up to 40 mm and is coated for corrosion resistance with Cathodic Electro Deposition (CED). Being factory assembled and tested, these pump-sets are ready-for-use at the customer site. It can also be serviced locally at the company's authorized service centre.
"This pump-set has been coupled with Kirloskar Brothers-make of IE4 motor, which makes it a highly energy-efficient product. It consumes up to 14% less energy for pumping the same amount of fluid. The motor used is rugged and robust, thereby ensuring higher reliability. These pumps are also simple and easy to operate, service and maintain,” elaborated Suman Chakraborty, Associate Vice President & Head - Small Pump Business (Industry), KBL.
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