Mako develops new multipurpose pump

Mako DeepWater (MDW) has developed and delivered a multipurpose pump with a 3.8:1 ratio that is capable of delivering fluids at a working pressure of 10,000 psi.

Offshore staff

HOUSTON -- Mako DeepWater (MDW) has developed and delivered a multipurpose pump with a 3.8:1 ratio that is capable of delivering fluids at a working pressure of 10,000 psi. The pump has the ability to accommodate a multitude of fluids and can be used for methanol service with no risk of cross contaminating the ROV's supply oil.

It is suited for hydrate remediation work as it can draw a 22 inHG vacuum, according to MDW. The pump is rated for use in 10,000 FSW and is made of corrosion resistant materials.

The new MDW pump is available with a variety of reservoirs and directional control valves rated for 10k service.

08/29/2008

More in Equipment Engineering