Press Release Summary:
Prochem PB and MD employ Ultra VX drive belts and sheaves that provide power transmission with shock-absorbing capability. Pillow block design on PB Series reduces downtime associated with bearing maintenance, while modular design on MD Series incorporates shaft bearing cartridge. Both models, equipped with Maxflo WSE impeller, are available with up to 400 hp and output speeds to 480 rpm.
Original Press Release:
Prochem® PB and MD Mixer Lines Provide Performance Advantages in Demanding Side-Entering Applications
Dayton, Ohio -Chemineer, Inc., offers two proven, high performance lines of Prochem side-entering agitators. The Prochem PB and MD side-entering agitators provide high quality performance in a variety of demanding applications such as pulp and paper, flue gas desulphurization, petroleum blending and storage. The agitator shafts are designed to handle up to 10 times the normal operating bending load at full torque. The Ultra VX drive belts and sheaves provide economical power transmission with effective shock-absorbing capability. Both the Prochem PB and the MD models are available with the new Maxflo WSE impeller, a hydrofoil design with high efficiency for maximum pumping action at lower tip speed for reduced wear. Models are available with up to 400 horsepower and output speeds range to 480 rpm.
Product features specific to each respective line of side-entering agitators include:
· A unique pillow block design on the Prochem® PB Series agitators that dramatically reduces downtime associated with the cost of bearing maintenance
· An user-friendly modular design on the Prochem® MD Series agitators that incorporates an easily accessible shaft bearing cartridge for convenient maintenance
Chemineer, Inc. is dedicated exclusively to mixing technology and the manufacture of quality equipment for fluid agitation applications. Chemineer has operations in Dayton, OH; North Andover, MA; Mississauga, Ontario; Derby, England; Mexico, D.F.; Singapore; Taipei, Taiwan; Shanghai, China and Seoul, Korea. For more information, visit, www.chemineer.com.