Sulzer Pumping and Service Solutions
Sulzer, headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834, is specialized in pumping solutions, rotating equipment maintenance and services as well as separation, reaction, and mixing technology. The company is a leading provider in its key markets: oil and gas, power, and water.
Sulzer serves clients worldwide through a network of over 150 production and service sites and has a strong footprint in emerging markets. We support customers in all sectors of power generation – both conventional and renewable. Innovative power plant concepts need to be able to rely on efficient and sustainable solutions. High performance, high availability and innovative technology support the requirements of operational safety and long lifecycle.
As a global leader in designing and manufacturing engineered pumps, Sulzer is recognized for delivering the excellent product quality and performance reliability required for a wide range of applications in the power generation industry. Our know-how and competitiveness is based on many years of experience in the manufacturing of pumps.
Sulzer offers products for all types of power plants:
- Nuclear – nuclear island, turbine island
- Fossil-fuel fired – steam (coal), combined cycle (gas)
- Renewables – solar, biomass, geothermal and hydro
- Carbon capture and storage
Customized pumps for power generation
The reliability of your pumping solution depends on the right selection, proper product design, precise manufacturing, timely delivery process, efficient aftermarket service and all associated support. Sulzer manufactures pre-engineered and engineered products for applications with special requirements. The products are known for their innovative and sturdy design. Drawing on our extensive portfolio of products and services, we will work with you to select and customize pumps to comply with your requirements.
Pumping equipment for solar plants and nuclear islands
With Sulzer, you have the single-supplier advantage of our comprehensive portfolio, which supports all power generation operations, including the leading solar technologies and all major processes in a concentrated solar plant.
We supply pumping equipment for nuclear island applications as well as all types of boiler feed, cooling water, condensate extraction pumps and pumps for auxiliary services for conventional islands.
Sulzer provides cutting-edge services and solutions for rotating equipment dedicated to improving customers’ processes and business performance. When pumps, turbines, generators, compressors, and motors are essential to operations, customers need a service partner they can trust. With our technically advanced and innovative solutions, we give our customers the assurance they need to focus on their operations. Our customized solutions help to reduce maintenance time and cost.
- Value: by maximizing repair opportunities and minimizing spare parts replacements we provide better value for service budgets
- Time: you can rely on a response on a 24/7 basis
- Technology: technology builds the back drop of our activities. All of our service solutions are technically sound and reliable
- Innovation: we are a leader in the development and application of new repair technologies and solutions that meet our customers’ needs even better
- Customer Partnership: stable and reliable relationships with our customers are key in our work; we are accountable to them
We work together with our customers to help maintain power generation plants with the best service solutions. We service rotating equipment in:
- Conventional power generation
- Hydro power generation
- Geothermal power generation
- Combined heat and power generation
- Wind power generation
- Waste-to-energy and biomass power generation
- Solar thermal power generation
Our customers benefit from:
- High reliability and lower operational cost
- Generations of experience and innovation on a wide base of technologies
- Repair rather than replace: life extension and improvements
- Superior turnaround speed: flexibility of production
- Transparency and partnership
Quality and sustainability
We are committed to providing our customers with the best products and services at the highest quality standards in the industry. At all our manufacturing locations and service centers worldwide, we implement certified quality management systems according to ISO 9001:2000 standard, as well as ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.
Health and safety is a top priority for Sulzer, in our own operations and our work with you. We document and evaluate safety performance indicators, including accident frequency and severity, at all sites. Any accident is one too many. Across the company our long-term goal is to reduce the number of occupational accidents and illnesses to zero.
Sulzer believes in sustainable development and we pursue a goal to minimize the environmental impact of our operations. In addition, using our products and services helps customers reduce the environmental impact of their operations.
Products and Services
GSG Diffuser Barrel Pump
The GSG is a BB5-type pump intended for feed water applications in fossil, industrial, and large biomass-fired power plants.
HPT High-Pressure Barrel Casing Pump
The HPT pump is particularly designed for boiler feed applications in thermal power stations.
SJD (CEP) Vertical Multi-Stage Can Pump
SJD (CEP) pumps are specified wherever inadequate NPSH is obtainable, either due to system restraints or liquids functioning close to their vapour pressure.
SJT / SJM CWP Vertical Pump
The SJT / SJM CWP are made to order single-stage mixed-flow vertical pumps, with semi-open impellers offered in 750mm (30in) impeller diameter and nq 90 (Ns 4639).
MD High-Pressure Stage Casing Pump
Both investment and lifecycle expenditures are taken into consideration when constructing the best possible pump, as an enhanced hydraulic design guarantees maximum effectiveness.
Free Cash-Flow Boosted and Increase in Currency-Adjusted Order Intake
Pumps for Renewable Power Generation
Worldwide, countries have made commitments to significantly increasing their share of electricity generated from renewable sources by 2020.
Nizhne-Bureyskaya Hydro Power Plant (HPP), Amur Oblast
Boguchany Hydroelectric Plant
KivuWatt Project, Lake Kivu, Kibuye
Deriner Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant (HEPP)
The Princess Amalia Offshore Wind Farm Project, Netherlands
The Chinese Government has introduced the initial lot of 20 CSP pilot projects using a diverse range of technologies, including central tower, parabolic trough and linear fresnel.Read more
Sulzer has signed a contract with Renova to reduce interruptions to Sulzer’s business. Renova will transfer five million shares to Sulzer.Read more
Last year, order intake saw a 2% increase organically and 12%, including acquisitions. Sales improved by 5% on acquisitions but decreased organically due to a low order backlog.Read more
One of the largest global events for the power generation and renewable energy industry, POWER-GEN Europe 2017, is currently underway in Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany.Read more
Sulzer has received two pump orders from Técnicas Reunidas for the Kilpilahti combined heat and power plant in Porvoo, Finland.Read more
In early 2017, Sulzer reached an order intake of Sfr757.6m compared with Sfr684.6m in the previous year.Read more
The Forsmark Kraftgrupp, part of the Vattenfall company, has awarded Sulzer with the delivery of six GSG barrel-type pumps for the nuclear power plant in Forsmark, Sweden.Read more
The flagship of Sulzer's product portfolio for the clean water market is the new, highly reliable and efficient standard axially split casing SMD pump.Read more
A contract for delivering main feedwater pumps and start-up feedwater pumps has been given to Sulzer.Read more
Sales, operational EBITA, and operational ROSA continued to be stable n the first half of 2016.Read more
After nearly 60 years of service, the hydro generator at Lochay Power Station was scheduled for refurbishment and the project was awarded to Sulzer, which has a distinguished history in high-voltage generator refurbishment.Read more
Orders from the power, water, and general industry markets improved, whereas headwinds in the oil and gas market remained significant.Read more
Order intake gross margin improved on a currency-adjusted basis.Read more
Sulzer's Birmingham Service Centre is tackling a local skills shortage by continuing to invest in apprentices that are keen to learn new skills, as well as working towards full-time employment in a vibrant and challenging industry.Read more
The Board of Directors of Sulzer has appointed Greg Poux-Guillaume, until now President and CEO of Alstom Grid, a world leader in power transmission, as Sulzer's new Chief Executive Officer, effective 1 December, 2015. Frenchman Greg Poux-Guillaume, 45 years old, was also a member of Alstom's Executive Committee. He has extensive global experience in many of Sulzer's key markets, particularly the oil and gas and power markets, and a strong track record of leading restructurings and building global businesses.Read more
For the full year 2015, Sulzer confirms its previous guidance of a slight decline in order intake and a moderate decline in sales on a currency-adjusted basis.Read more
Sulzer has signed a worldwide framework agreement with Veolia Environnement for three years.Read more
Based on the current challenging environment in the oil and gas market, Sulzer decided to take measures to streamline the manufacturing capacities of its Pumps Equipment division.Read more
Sulzer and Wetend Technologies Launch New Hygienic Injection Pump Series as a Result of Joint Development Project
Sulzer and Wetend Technologies are launching an innovative hygienic injection pump series (SHS) with several patent-pending features.Read more
Sulzer Pumps Supplies High Performance Pumps to Floating Production Storage and Offloading Vessel in Western Australia
Sulzer Pumps will supply 69 pumps to Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering for installation on a new floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG project in the Browse Basin, offshore Western Australia, scheduled for delivery in several phases between mid-2013 and mid-2014.Read more
Sulzer Pumps will supply 42 pumps for installation on two floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels (P-66 and P-69) that will operate in the Pre Salt Iracema cluster areas located in the Santos Basin, off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Read more
Sulzer Pumps has expanded its sales and service centre and relocated to a new premise in Durban, South Africa.Read more
Sulzer Pumps will supply three water injection pump packages and topside API 610 process pumps for installation on a new FPSO vessel.Read more
Sulzer Pumps and Sinopec Corporation have established a long term strategic partnership to develop their commercial activities.Read more
Sulzer Pumps has opened its third service centre in China, located in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province in south-western China.Read more
Sulzer Pumps has been selected in 2012 for the supply of pumping solutions for several Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) projects in Spain and India.Read more
Sulzer Pumps has launched four new revolutionary wastewater products at WEFTEC, the Water Environment Federation's Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, US.Read more
Sulzer Pumps has launched the next-generation of dewatering pumps, developed for harsh conditions in the construction and mining industries.Read more
Sulzer Pumps has opened its second fully-fledged service centre in the city of Oktyabrsky, Republic Bashkortostan, following the opening of its first in Khimki, Moscow, in September 2011.Read more