District Heating Water Supply Pump Station
The client was concerned about their increasing energy bill. The station provides hot water, for heating, to a district with over 3000 homes.
The station has 4 pumps, all of the same type and all fitted with variable speed drives. The duty flow is 1350 m3/h, duty head of 143 m and a power rating of 745 kW.
The station manager is very keen to reduce operational costs and has expressed a willingness to change operating practices to achieve the energy reduction.