A marine pump or valve must be a jack of all trades
Pumps and valves in the shipbuilding industry are employed on the high seas in a wide variety of complex applications. It is crucial that these pumps and valves can withstand harsh conditions. They must ensure the reliability and availability of on-board processes at all times.
When it comes to products for the shipbuilding industry, KSB is in its element
From cargo ships to LNG tankers, dredgers and passenger ships: KSB marine pumps and valves for the shipbuilding industry are used successfully on all kinds of ships and in a wide range of applications all over the world. They can be relied on to deliver safe, reliable operation at all times – even under the toughest conditions on the high seas. And thanks to their excellent quality, KSB is the official supplier of choice for many companies around the world.
KSB means excellent technology on board at all times
KSB’s marine pumps, valves and automation solutions have been approved by the best-known and most important certification bodies such as DNV GL, NK, GL, KRS, ABS, LR, RINA, RS and BV. These approvals enable KSB pumps and valves to be used on all ships and in all processes. Whether seawater, brine, fresh water, hot water, cooling water, process water, bulk oil, cargo oil, dirty oils, LNG, LPG, LEG, waste water, aggressive and non-aggressive chemicals or sludge: KSB has the ideal product for every fluid to be handled.
KSB meets the sector’s special requirements with technically advanced products developed to meet exacting standards. In addition to KSB marine pumps and valves, our unique portfolio also features pumps and pump accessories from KSB ITUR, valves and actuators from AMRI and SISTO, actuators from KSB Seil, and automation products. With its AMRI butterfly valves, KSB is a market leader for marine valves.
The shipbuilding industry worldwide relies on KSB’s many years of experience. Shipping companies, shipyards and engineers benefit from our portfolio’s versatility, high product quality and top-notch service.
Vertical immersion pump for wet installation with closed impeller, to DIN EN ISO 5199 (with comments). Supplied with discharge pipe extending above the cover plate, DN according to nominal flow rate. Sealing by lip seal, single or double cartridge mechanical seal. ATEX-compliant version available.
Multistage vertical high-pressure centrifugal pump in ring-section design with suction and discharge nozzles of identical nominal diameters arranged opposite to each other (in-line design), close-coupled. With KSB SuPremE, a magnetless synchronous reluctance motor (exception: motor sizes 0.55 kW / 0.75 kW with 1500 rpm are designed with permanent magnets) of efficiency class IE4/IE5 to IEC TS 60034-30-2:2016, for operation on a KSB PumpDrive 2 or KSB PumpDrive 2 Eco variable speed system without rotor position sensors. Motor mounting points in accordance with EN 50347, envelope dimensions in accordance with DIN V 42673 (07-2011). ATEX-compliant version available.
Double-offset butterfly valve, with plastomer seat (also in fire-safe design), metal seat or elastomer seat (FKM [VITON R] or NBR [Nitrile]). Lever or manual gearbox, pneumatic, electric or hydraulic actuator. Body made of nodular cast iron, cast steel, stainless steel, aluminium bronze or duplex stainless steel (254 SMO). Wafer-type body (T1), full-lug body (T4), T4 suitable for downstream dismantling and dead-end service with counterflange. Connections to EN, ASME, JIS. Fire-safe design tested and certified to API 607.