KSB Group has won a contract to ship 14 giant submersible motor pumps for flood control in Paraguay.
KSB’s Amacan submersible motor pump – Image ©KSB SE & Co KGaA.
เพรสเชอร์เกจ will equip a variety of pumping stations belonging to the “Costanera de Pilar y control de inundaciones” project. They might be used to stop future flooding during the high-water season along the tributaries of the Río Paraguay.
The metropolis of Pilar is situated 230 km south-west of Paraguay’s capital Asunción, on the Argentinian border.
Each of the Amacan submersible motor pumps weighs six tonnes and is driven by a 370 kW, 380 volt motor. The maximum circulate fee of each axial flow pump set is about 18 000 cubic metres per hour.
The pump sets are anticipated to be delivered by the top of this 12 months.