SPP Pumps highlights importance of transformer protection - CWIEME Berlin 2016

This year at CWIEME (Coil Windings Expo) - taking place from 10th to 12th May in Berlin - SPP Pumps will be showcasing its pressure die cast cooler pumps for power distribution and locomotive transformer applications. These proven transformer cooler products are the most effective solutions for oil circulation pumps in the transformer industry.

“Efficient cooling by effective and dependable oil circulation pumps is vital to the performance, reliability and longevity of transformers,” says George Wright, Head of SPP’s Transformer Oil team. “For those who appreciate that it’s not worth taking chances on this, SPP’s models of pumps give extra confidence by ensuring the highest levels of protection where it really matters.”

“Many of our transformer oil pumps are still in service after 40 years or more. They feature premium British castings, top European oil-pump-specific motors and high-spec, long-life bearings - so you can see why there are no worries over resilience. Our pumps are designed to last, undergo rigorous hot oil factory testing and surpass the latest EU legislations. Our extensive expertise in pumps and their application will ensure the highest efficiency pump is attained to work with your system.”

SPP Pumps is a leading British manufacturer and global supplier of centrifugal pumps and systems with a heritage that dates back over 80 years. The company recently invested in a brand new transformer oil manufacturing and testing facility at its Gloucestershire base.

The new 290 m2 unit in Coleford, Forest of Dean, is semi-automated and showcases the very latest in lean manufacturing methods to offer customers optimum savings in both lead time and value for money. With a streamlined process that takes parts right from washing through to automation and testing in less than an hours - compared to up to 24 hours previously - SPP is leading the way in transformer oil pumps.

Most applications are met by SPP Pumps’ off-the-shelf products, but for specific requirements the company also designs and builds bespoke, cost-effective solutions to meet any customer’s individual duty needs. SPP provides worldwide, 24/7 pump and application support.

For further information and advice visit Hall 1.1 a-b stand 11A31 at CWIEME, call +44 (0)118 932 3223.