Birth of a pump

From design to operation

In 2017, ANDRITZ was awarded the contract for the design, manufacturing, and supply of ten vertical line shaft pumps for the biggest flood control station, Yen Nghia, in Vietnam.  Take a look with us behind the scenes and find out how these pumps came to life...

Design phase and project management

After the award of the contract, the works are handed over to the project management and design team.

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Purchasing phase

Purchasing means shopping for various raw materials, different components and standard parts.

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In the manufacturing process the individual parts are casted or welded, machined and painted.

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Workshop assembling and shipping

The pump is assembled at the ANDRITZ workshop and shipped to the project site.

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Test run and erection at site

Following a test run on the client's test bed, the pumps are erected for operation.

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Big in Vietnam

Read about our flood control project in Vietnam in Hydro News

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