Software Update: ABSEL 1.5


The pump selection software of ABS Pumps is now available in version 1.5 with new functions and updated product data.

With ABSEL - the ABS Pump Selection Programme - there is a software system, for easy and quick selection of pumps from the ABS catalogue and for printout of documentation (technical data sheets, characteristic curves, dimension drawings). The selection of a suitable pump can be done by direct selection in the product selection browser or by hydraulic selection

via the duty point. There are the options of calculating the characteristic curves for serial and parallel operation.

The software supports the analysis and the display of all common types of characteristics family curves. For the duty point adaption of curves there are different methods applied, e. g. reducing the impeller diameter and changing of the operating speed using a frequency control device. Apart from this all statements of curve correction for high viscosity NEWTONian fluids in accordance with the Hydraulic Institute can be used.

ABSEL was been developed by VSX - VOGEL SOFTWARE, a leading supplier of such software.


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. Our extensive world-wide sales and service companies operate in Europe, North and South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

ABS is a company in the Cardo Group.

Cardo Pump is one of Europe´s largest manufacturers of pumps, mixers and aerators and a global leader in the production of sophisticated measurement instruments for the pulp and paper industry.

Cardo is an international engineering group with strong positions in the markets for industrial doors, centrifugal pumps and railway brakes. Cardo has subsidiaries in about 30 countries and about 8,100 employees.


VSX - VOGEL SOFTWARE is one of the world’s leading suppliers of pump selection and configuration programs. The product range includes software for PC and Internet featuring extensive functions covering the selection and configuration of pumps and accessories as well as subsequent business processes and adjacent tasks. Beyond that the company provides full after sales service. Besides operating impeller.NET/Spaix.NET the division Internet Services also offers the complete integration of online pump selection programs into the websites of pump manufacturers.

The software and Internet company headquartered in Dresden was founded 1993 and maintains world-wide business relationships to companies of the pump and chemical industry. The world’s leading pump manufacturers benefit from VSX’ software.

Source: Sulzer Ltd.

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