The Vertical Axial Flow Pump is a single stage propeller type design. This family of pumps is specifically designed for low head movement of water for a multitude of municipal, agricultural and industrial services.
- Flood control,
- Water treatment,
- Cround water development and irrigation,
- Cooling water (power),
- Dewatering and water supply (mining),
- Water resources,
- Power generation,
- General industries
Three- or four-vane axial flow propeller is hydraulically balanced via pressure equalizing balance holes and a top propeller hub wear ring to reduced axial down thrust.
Outer flanged columns are bolted together with through bolts for ease in assembly. Alignment is maintained via centering fits on all parts
Flared suction bell provides a smooth waterway entrance to the impeller and has integral splitters to reduce inlet swirl and entrance losses
Stator case with integral diffuser vanes may be either a single-piece casting or a fabrication.
Discharge elbow may be located above or below ground and at any outlet orientation.
Seal chamber accepts packing or mechanical seal to suit service requirements