Amarinth supplies API 610 pumps for the West Qurna-2 growth venture in Iraq

Amarinth has delivered two separate orders of API 610 pumps, together worth £1.2 million, for the West Qurna-2 enlargement challenge in Iraq.
One of the Amarinth API 610 OH1 pumps with specialist Plan 53B seal assist system prior to shipment to Cannon Artes.
ร้านซ่อมเครื่องวัดความดันomron -2, situated roughly 65 km north-west of the seaport town of Basra, is amongst the world’s greatest onshore oilfields. The enlargement venture is anticipated to increase the oilfield’s production capacity from the present 400,000 barrels oil per day (bpd) to 480,000 bpd, with a target to realize a complete manufacturing capacity of 800,000 bpd by 2025.
The first order, from Cannon Artes, was for seven super duplex API 610 OH1 pumps. The bespoke designed pumps are for a low shear software and required specialist Plan 53B seal assist methods incorporating air cooled seals and stainless-steel accumulators. All electrical items were IECEx licensed to be used in an ATEX Zone 2 hazardous area. Despite the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic in the course of the design and manufacture, delivery was achieved in the required time of just 32-weeks from order.
The second order, from SICIM, was for 3 tremendous duplex API 610 OH3 vertical in-line pumps for produced water therapy. The giant pumps had impellers of over 500mm diameter and the casings, that weigh 1.5 tonnes, were solid in a foundry in the UK. Plan 53B seal help methods have been designed to fit within a constrained footprint and as the pumps were destined for an ATEX Zone 2 area, the motors, seal help methods, and instrumentation have been IECEx licensed. Witness testing and inspection was undertaken by Bureau Veritas and a full legalised Iraq documentation package was delivered with the pumps. Delivery was achieved on a brief 38-weeks, regardless of the global Covid-19 pandemic.
Oliver Brigginshaw, managing director of Amarinth, mentioned: “We are delighted to have delivered these pumps to the West Qurna-2 expansion venture, additional underlining our dedication to tasks in Iraq and the Middle East. We have successfully delivered orders previously to Cannon Artes, however this was the primary order Amarinth has received from SICIM, and we sit up for enterprise further business with them in the future.”
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