ANDRITZ wins an order to supply irrigation pumps for Egyptian pumping station


ANDRITZ GROUP, an International technology Group  has received an order from CONCORD for Engineering and Contracting to supply 17 vertical line shaft pumps, including a set of spare parts, for a pumping station supplying water  to the Nubaria irrigation canal, located south of the city of Alexandria, Egypt.

The supplied pumps will be individually adapted to the customer’s specifications and can achieve an aggregate flow rate of 11.7 m3 per second and a head of 28 meters at a shaft power of 222 kW.

ANDRITZ GROUP was awarded the contract due to the special technical features, the low life-cycle costs of their pumps, as well as the many years of experience that ANDRITZ has in the sector, with numerous references in the Middle East and Africa.

ANDRITZ GROUP is a global leader and supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydro-power stations,  the metalworking and steel industries, the pulp and paper industry, and for animal feed and biomass pelleting, as well as for solid-liquid separation. ANDRITZ’s other important business segments include automation and service business.

The Group is also active in the power generating sector, boilers in particular e.g steam plants, biomas, recovery, and gasification plants, and in environmental technology (flue gas cleaning plants). It offers equipment for the production of non-wovens, dissolving pulp, and panelboard as well as recycling plants. The publicly listed technology Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of approximately 25,700 employees.

ANDRITZ GROUP boasts of operating more than 250 sites in over 40 countries across the globe.