Precision-engineered hygienic pumps, AODD pumps, drum pumps and more, from across our Unibloc, Flotronic and Hygenitec brands. All UHT hygienic pump products are built with the highest quality construction for proven reliability in the most demanding environments.
A completely hygienic, easy-to-clean pump is critical for pharmaceutical, biotech, and cannabis oil (CBD) applications. Our patented LABTOP pump series is simple and efficient with its “plug and go” design. This mobile solution is the perfect hygienic pump for filtration, chromatography, pilot applications, R&D and more.
Uniquely developed to batch food ingredients directly from drums and kettles. The system is constructed with polished stainless steel and designed with Tri-Clamp® fittings for quick knockdown and cleaning. Ideal for hygienic applications where precision batching is required.
EODD pumps combine the advantages of an air-operated double diaphragm pump (AODD) and the energy efficiency of an electric motor. EODD pumps can operate against a closed valve, run dry and produce very little noise. Additionally, the pumps can operate in a “low pulsation” mode.
WHAT IS A SANITARY POSITIVE DISPLACEMENT PUMP?
A sanitary positive displacement (PD) pump moves fluid by repeatedly enclosing a fixed volume and moving it mechanically through the system. The pumping action is cyclic and can be driven by pistons, screws, gears, rollers, diaphragms, or vanes.
Although there are quite a few pump options, the majority can be placed into two categories: reciprocating and rotary.
A Reciprocating Positive Displacement pump works by the cyclical strokes of either a piston, plunger, or diaphragm. Rotary positive displacement pumps use the continuous motion of gears to move fluids, rather than the backwards and forwards motion of reciprocating pumps. The rotating element develops a liquid seal with the pump casing and creates suction at the pump inlet. Fluid is drawn into the pump and then enclosed within the teeth of its rotating cogs or gears and transferred to the discharge. The simplest example of a rotary positive displacement pump is the gear pump.
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A chemical manufacturer based in the US required a mobile cleaning skid; to be used on their plant, in the production of intermediate chemicals, for flavors, fragrances, cosmetics, aroma
A major pharmaceutical manufacturer in Dublin, Ireland came to Flotronic Pumps looking for a pumping solution. The application was to decant chemicals safely from 220 litre containers into
A Japanese food manufacturer transferring Kimchi Sauce with Rotary Pumps were having a problem with stainless steel particles caused by stainless steel friction within their Rotary Pump. Metal detectors
A French Confectionary manufacturer needed to transfer Warm Chocolate containing Whole Almonds. Obvious concerns were the Viscosity of the Chocolate at 6,000Cps, Whole Almonds at up to 13mm and a
Flotronic provide Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps to a Pharmaceutical Skid Manufacturer for Clean Chemical Transfer Solutions. A Global Skid Manufacturer required pumps with very specific application requirements to transfer chemicals in a
A Skid manufacturer based in the USA, working on behalf of a major Pharmaceutical Manufacturor of a COVID-19 Vaccine, required very reliable pumps on an application pumping CIP chemicals
A major producer of flavours and fragrances in Germany was faced with problems controlling their flow rates caused by the electric-driven pumps that were being used on their filling machines.
European ready meal manufacturer were having problems with incorrect weights of product going into their mixing vessels at one of their 3 plants in the UK. One of the accessories available
An international specialist chemical manufacturer; branching out into the production of bulk hand sanitizer needed an hygienic pump that was able to keep up with their production requirements, and deliver
A global contract personal care manufacturer with plants based in the UK are using the Flotronic 'One Nut' sanitary style air operated double diaphragm pump, to pump their full range of personal
When an international Personal / Household care manufacturer needed sanitary air operated double diaphragm pumps for its manufacturing plant based in Hungary; Flotronic were happy to provide one of their
A global soft drinks manufacturing company – for whom Flotronic Pumps Ltd are the preferred air operated double diaphragm pump supplier – came to Flotronic with a non-air operated diaphragm pump
International active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) manufacturing company with plants based in the Republic of Ireland were having problems with tubular diaphragm Pumps. Tubes would fail meaning that oil was able
United Stated based pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturer in Rochester, NY had severe issues pumping a zinc oxide / water slurry. The traditional AODD design pump was being overhauled or replaced a minimum
A Sauce and Chutney manufacturer with manufacturing plants in the UK needed to update their methods for getting Triple Concentrate Tomato Puree from 220lt drums. Previously they were using ‘stick’ pumps
For over four years now, a UK Based Brewery have been using two Air Operated Diaphragm pumps from Flotronic Pumps Limited to transfer yeast at different stages of their brewing process.
UK based laboratory with expertise in the development and manufacture of branded products for the pharmaceutical, toiletry and household markets. Specialising in liquids, lotions, creams, gels, suspensions and alcohol-based formulations;
A ready made salad manufacturer based in the UK were having problems pumping their mayonnaise and after trying both progressing cavity and air operated stick pumps they turned to Flotronic
It is well known that air operated double diaphragm pumps are often specified in the chemical industry where explosive/flammable environments exist, but less commonly known in alcoholic drinks production. But not
A renowned UK producer of luxury bathing products, some years ago switched from electrically driven pumps to the unique 'One Nut' fast maintenance double diaphragm pumps from FPL and saved both time
One of the UK’s leading manufacturer of pies and sausages, with factories in Nottingham and Trowbridge purchased two Good Food Pumps from Flotronic Pumps Ltd and have saved a significant
USA owned flavourings company based in the UK, relies upon Hygienic Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps from FPL in the production of speciality flavours, used in the food and pharmaceutical
One of the worlds leading fragrances, flavours and food ingredients companies are using the Flotronic Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps as their site standard, replacing the older style 'figure of
When an international toothpaste manufacturer needed to expand and upgrade their toothpaste flavour dosing system they turned to Flotronic Pumps. Due to increasing customer choice the number of flavours had steadily
UK based creamery replacing older style diaphragm pumps with their "One Nut" quick maintenance pump, Flotronic Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps are used for pumping caustic and nitric acid as
When Klockner Pentapack switched from drums to pallecons they reviewed their pumping needs. Previously they had been using air operated piston drum pumps but the switch to pallecons enabled them to
For over five years 'One Nut' Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps from Flotronic have been working reliably in the medicated confectionery plant, requiring minimal servicing. A top end contract manufacturer supplying shops in almost
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