The biggest feed pump KSB has ever built has been operating reliably in the lignite-fired power plant Niederaußem since 2002. The full-load pump set is designed for 30 years of operation with above-average efficiency and maximum availability – an exacting demand our specialists and designers have satisfied without exception.
|Technical data CHTA|
|Flow rate:||3,750 m3/h|
|Discharge pressure:||360 bar|
|Pump input power:||40 MW|
Numerous KSB valves, such as globe, gate and check valves for high and low-pressure environments, ensure a high degree of reliability and safe operation.
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With a total output of 1,309 MW, Brazil’s largest nuclear power station, supplies power to the megalopolis of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo.
As a globally certified full liner with a comprehensive know-how, KSB delivered perfectly matched components and and is able to provide the highest degree of availability for the installation as well as low life cycle costs (LCC). Numerous KSB pumps and valves are used to cope with a wide variety of duties. For example, there are RHR pumps installed in the intermediate cooling, fuel pool cooling and residual heat removal circuits, RER reactor coolant pumps and RHG safety injection pumps. In addition to the pumps, there are upwards of 5000 KSB valves installed in the low, medium and high pressure areas (LP, MP and HP).