TORNADO® Rotary Lobe Pumps

NETZSCH TORNADO® industrial rotary lobe pump is a positive displacement pump ideal for chemical, agriculture, municipal/industrial waste water, and food applications, where pumping viscous fluids, sludges and slurries that contain a high solids content or entrained air is necessary. This pump handle almost any substance continuously and gently while metering in proportion to rotation speed. The small space requirements and high power density are some of the most important advantages.

  • Low life cycle costs
  • Ease of service “Full service in place” (FSIP)
  • Low investment costs
  • Intermittent dry running capabilities
  • Quiet running and low vibration
  • Smooth conveyance of shear sensitive media
  • Two-direction flow
  • Self-priming
  • Three rotary lobe designs
  • Pump design and accessories in accordance with national and international standards, as well as customized models

TORNADO® Rotary Lobe Pumps can be used for media that has the following characteristics:

  • Abrasive, corrosive and fibrous
  • Containing solids (max. particle size up to 70 mm)
  • Low to high viscosity
  • Shear sensitive
  • Non-lubricating and lubricating

Wide capacity and pressure range:

  • Flowrates up to 1,000 m³/h
  • Pressures up to 10 bar