ABS introduces DURANTA® – a submersible pump with built-in level control

07.06.2002

The DURANTA is a submersible pump suitable for emptying flooded cellars, draining pits and sumps and for the pumping of rainwater. The DURANTA is fitted with an automatic level control by means of an external KS type float.

The DURANTA is ready for immediate use. For transportable applications it is supplied with a hose nozzle designed for 2 standard hose sizes.

The pump has a discharge of G 1 ¼”, and can pass solids up to 5mm. It is only available in single phase 220-240 ~ V, and is supplied as standard with 10m of power cable.

The DURANTA pumps up to 6,000 litres per hour.

About ABS Pumps

ABS is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of pumps, mixers and aerators specialising in Water & Wastewater, General Industry, Pulp & Paper and Building Services. The extensive world-wide sales and service companies operate in Europe, North and South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

ABS is the major part of Cardo Pump which in turn is one of three business areas within Cardo AB, an industrial group listed on the Stockholm stock exchange. Cardo AB had a group turnover in 2001 of more than EUR 1,167 million.

Source: Sulzer Ltd.

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