CLYDEUNION Pumps wins Kindasa Desalination Plant Expansion ContractNovember 11, 2011
According to a company press release, CLYDEUNION Pumps has been awarded a contract by Kindasa Water Services to supply pumps for a desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.
Under the contract, CLYDEUNION Pumps will manufacture in their Glasgow facility a 1st Pass HP pump (BB3 380B FH x 4 stage), a HP Booster pump (CP 1A 60), a 2nd Pass HP pump (Uniglide SDCH150/200) and a Sea Water Intake pump (VTP SBWM560F). CLYDEUNION Pumps success in supplying the well proven BB3 High Pressure frames will be coupled with the collaboration with a key industry player providing power recovery pelton turbines.
The Kindasa contract increases the current CLYDEUNION Pumps unit population at site with this full additional train for the SWRO plant. John Fleming, Managing Director of the Water & Industrial Business Unit at CLYDEUNION Pumps, said “The award of the Kindasa expansion contract for the additional pumps is a welcomed acknowledgment of our equipment operational performance and reliability over the seven years of operation with the existing plant”.
CLYDEUNION Pumps is a design and manufacturing company, providing innovative pumping solutions for the Water & Industrial, Downstream & Upstream Oil, Marine & Offshore, Minerals & Mining, Nuclear & Conventional Power markets. The company incorporates 300 years of engineering expertise from both sides of the Atlantic and operates in over 40 countries.