Centrifugal Water Pumps

Centrifugal Water PumpsCentrifugal water pumps are used to access fluids such as petroleum, water, sewage and other chemicals. The process of the centrifugal pumps uses rotating kinetic energy and the energy of the flow of the fluid through an engine or by using electricity. Centrifugal pumps take the place of foot valves, vacuum pumps and ejector pumps.

The fluid enters the centrifugal water pumps impeller near the axis of the rotation and is pushed through by the impeller and flows radially outward into a chamber where it exits the pump. When the impeller revolves faster or the bigger the impeller is, the higher the liquid’s velocity. When the liquid is slower, the energy is converted to pressure. The kinetic energy coming out of the impeller is creating resistance in the liquid’s flow. This is when it is converted into pressure in the centrifugal pumps.

The head refers to the height the fluid will reach when pumped straight up into the air. It is used to measure the kinetic energy from the pump. The head is determined by the diameter of the outside of the impeller and the speed of its rotation. The head changes with the capacity of the pump. Centrifugal water pumps heads can be measured in feet or meters. There are several types of pump heads. These include the total static head and the total dynamic head. Also, the static suction head and the dynamic suction head. There is also the static discharge head and the dynamic discharge head, and the static suction lift.

Centrifugal water pumps stay primed and need almost no maintenance. They are convenient and very reliable. These industrial water pumps can be used for many different needs and can usually speed up the process of your job. If you want to consider using the centrifugal pumps contact us for more information. You can also contact us for service on your centrifugal water pumps, for quotes, and for any questions you may have.