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Johann-Klein-Strasse 9

Frankenthal, 67227


Phone: 49 6233 86 0

Fax: 49 6233 86 3401

KSB AG engages in the development, production, and marketing of pumps and valves, as well as associated control and drive systems. The company offers it products and services to the energy, building services, industry and water utilities, and mining sectors. It offers high-pressure pumps, high-pressure globe and gate valves, and special butterfly valves for energy sector. Global products, global quality KSB has 29 manufacturing sites in 19 countries. The Company produces its pumps and valves to global quality standards. The pump range covers a vast spectrum - from domestic rainwater utilization systems to process pumps or power station boiler feed units. Valves come in a choice of designs, sizes and materials for a whole spread of applications. Pumps and Valves KSB offers pump and valve technology for all manner of applications. They range from building services to industry and water, energy and mining. The Company's pump programme covers a large spectrum - from domestic rainwater utilization systems to process pumps or boiler feed units for large power plants. Valves come in a choice of designs, sizes and materials for a whole spread of applications. Energy: KSB offers products for power plants. High-pressure pumps of various designs and sizes take care of reactor coolant recirculation, feed water transport, boiler recirculation as well as condensate and cooling water transport. High-pressure globe and gate valves as well as special butterfly valves are available for shut-off duties in power station circuits. Industry: In industrial applications, KSB pumps and valves do not only handle aggressive and abrasive media but are equally suitable for coping with explosive and toxic fluids. Process engineering pumps are, for example, used in the chemical and petrochemical industries, paper and cellulose production, as well as the production of beverages and sugar. Special cryogenic butterfly valves are available for equipping LPG systems. Sterilizable diaphragm valves are manufactured for the biotech industry. The Company's products are used in the chemical, petrochemical and pharmaceuticals industries, steel works, and refineries. Their job includes the safe transport of acids, alkaline solutions, and oils. They are just at home in areas as biotechnology and shipbuilding. Water and waste water: KSB manufactures a variety of different pumps for agricultural irrigation, water supply and waste water disposal, surface drainage as well as seawater desalination services. Shut-off butterfly valves with nominal sizes up to 3.200 mm are pegged for duty in large-scale water supply systems. Mining: GIW Industries, the company's U.S.-based subsidiary, offers its customers slurry pumps for special operations in mining, sand and gravel production as well as applications on offshore platforms or suction dredgers. Building Services: Series-produced pumps and standardized pressure boosting units are used in building services applications, such as water supply, heating and air-conditioning. Just like pumps for garden irrigation and swimming pool water circulation, they contribute to improving the quality of life. The company’s building services valves programme complements this range for consultants, wholesalers and contractors. Measuring and control systems are available for monitoring and controlling the installations. System-Engineering KSB offers all-in hydraulic systems. Customers in the municipal and industrial water and waste water management sectors can rely on KSB for engineering services and supply of the entire hydraulic and electrotechnical equipment for their plant. Services The products on offer are complemented by the company’s extensive range of services. These services are designed to safeguard the value of an installation and to provide assistance in emergencies. Around 1400 service engineers worldwide take care of inspection, maintenance and repair of its own as well as competitor products.


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