API Standard Pump OH3 – KV3

API Standard Pump OH3 – KV3

The KV3 is an API OH3 type, vertically inline mounted, flexible coupled, radial split case, single-stage, single suction, heavy-duty, centrifugal pump. It is manufactured as per API 610. The inline configuration is a compact pumping solution that eliminates the need for an expensive baseplate, saving valuable floor space.

Max Head:Up to 180 Max capacity:Up to 600 m3/hr

  • Design and manufacture as per API 610 standard.
  • Diffuser design reduces radial loads
  • Reduces minimum flow requirements
  • High efficiency at any duty
  • Meets API Nozzle load requirements
  • Space-saving construction
  • Accommodates API 682 seal systems
  • Stable head characteristics

  • Fluid handling in oil refineries and petrochemical processes
  • High temperature and pressure critical applications in chemical and allied industries
  • Upstream, pressure booster
  • Fertilizer
  • Power plant

Parameters KV3
Capacity(m3/hr) Up to 600
Head (m) Up to 180
Range ℃
-20 to 425
Discharge Pressure Up to Cl. 300 #
Suction Pressure kg/cm2(g) Up to 20
Nozzle Orientation (Suc./Dis.) In Line Position
Standard Motor Synchronous Speeds (rpm) 1000 / 1200 / 1500 / 1800 / 3000 / 3600
Max. Operating Speed (rpm) 3600
Direction of Rotation Clockwise when viewed from coupling end
Flange Ratings Cl. 150 / 300