KSB Group has received a contract to deliver 14 giant submersible motor pumps for flood control in Paraguay.
KSB’s Amacan submersible motor pump – Image ©KSB SE & Co KGaA.
The KSB pumps will equip a selection of pumping stations belonging to the “Costanera de Pilar y control de inundaciones” challenge. They shall be used to stop future flooding during the high-water season alongside the tributaries of the Río Paraguay.
digital pressure gauge of Pilar is located 230 km south-west of Paraguay’s capital Asunción, on the Argentinian border.
pressure gauge 10 bar of the Amacan submersible motor pumps weighs six tonnes and is driven by a 370 kW, 380 volt motor. The maximum circulate fee of every axial move 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.