canned motor

canned motor

[¦kand ′mōd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A motor enclosed within a casing along with the driven element (that is, a pump) so that the motor bearings are lubricated by the same liquid that is being pumped.
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Unlike vertical turbine pumps that are standard at many Department of Energy waste management sites, the CW-EMD mixer pump features a state-of-the-art canned motor pump design, enabling it to more effectively maintain the waste slurry in a stable, suspended form.
All three models operate using the canned motor principle, thereby removing the requirement for any shaft seal, have been developed specifically for the refrigeration industries.
Tenders are invited for Manufacture, supply and warranty of SS canned motor pumps (recirculation cooling type and zero leaks)
Added focus is given to modern canned motor pumps that now range to 700 hp and pressures in excess of 2000 psi.
It also holds the distinction of being the only pump manufacturing company in India to have manufactured canned motor pumps for hazardous chemicals in nuclear plants.
They are the largest canned motor pumps ever designed and manufactured by CW-EMD.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Canned Motor Pump Spares
There is new material on small-scale oil mist lubrication units and modern canned motor pumps.
In June 2000, Michael Smith Engineers supplied six Nikkiso canned motor pumps to Star Refrigeration, with the pumps being commissioned in June 2001.
There are two options for seal-less design a" canned motor pumps and magnetic driven pumps.
Product/Service/Works Keywords: Hydrodyne canned motor pump
New orders secured in September include a contract worth over Au7 million for a range of nuclear spares for Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power; a UK nuclear contract for Sellafield for canned motor pumps; aftermarket orders in India and Argentina, and new unit wins for new-build conventional power stations in China, collectively totalling approximately Au2 million.