KCE™ medium consistency pumping system

The most advanced technology for semi-medium consistency pumping

KCE™ medium-consistency centrifugal pumps are used for demanding semi-medium consistency fibrous slurry applications up to 8 % consistency to ensure process reliability, high efficiency, and low operating costs.

KCE medium consistency pumping system
Main benefits
  • Long-standing and trusted experience in the pulp, paper and board and other industrial segments
  • Excellent performance
  • Exceeds standard requirements of international ISO 5199 standard
  • Suitable for the most demanding semi-medium consistency fibrous slurry applications
  • Unique and patented design features minimize life-cycle costs
  • Safe operation and easy maintenance and service
Main applications
  • Semi-medium consistency fibrous slurries up to 8 %
  • Semi-medium consistency fibrous slurries containing solids
  • Semi-medium consistency fibrous slurries with high gas content
  • All pulp, paper and board semi-consistency fibrous slurry applications and biomass and biofuels applications

Main design features
  • Reliable, high-efficiency hydraulics with the patented Fluider™ technology 
  • Wide variety of material options for different applications
  • Innovative shaft sealing solutions for reliable operation and reduced costs
  • Reliable degassing units
  • Reliable and heavy-duty bearing unit with a variety of different lubrication options
  • Modular design minimize the spare part inventory costs
Key characteristics
Capacities Up to 850 l/s / 13 500 US gpm
Heads Up to 85 m / 280 ft
Pressures Up to 25 bar / 360 psi
Temperatures Up to 180 °C / 355 °F
Discharge sizes from 150 mm 350 mm / 6-14 in
Maximum speed of rotation Up to 1 500 r/min
Performance range KCE™ medium consistency centrifugal pumps have wide hydraulic coverage to satisfy the most demanding requirements of semi-medium consistency (intermediate consistency) fibrous slurry applications.
Applications
  • Chemical pulp fiber line
    Proven pumping, mixing and agitation solutions for your cooking, washing, screening, oxygen delignification, bleaching, and storage processes to ensure process reliability, high efficiency, and low operating costs.
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  • Spare parts
    Original spare parts machined to the correct tolerances and clearances give a perfect fit first time, every time. Our commitment to continuous improvement often allows us to supply parts with improved features, thus enhancing performance, extending equipment life, while reducing maintenance costs.
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