Waukesha Cherry-Burrell by SPX Flow is the leading supplier of rotational- and centrifugal pumps with various applications.
The AxFlow offering of Waukesha pumps include both positive displacement circumferential piston pumps, centrifugal pumps, and heat exchangers. They are known for their high efficiency, being gentle towards the pumping medium, and specific suitability for sanitary processes. The list of usage areas is long for the SPX Waukesha pumps, suitable in various industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceutical and cosmetics, dairy, and chemical industries.
Waukesha Circumferential Piston Pumps
The circumferential piston pumps from Waukesha Cherry-Burrell a are different from conventional kinds in several important aspects. The special design enables the pump to be especially gentle towards the pumping medium. Waukesha pumps can even pump larger solids and particles without any particular impact being caused to the pump, both thanks to the Waukesha pump has no bearings in the pumped fluids, and the tight clearances between the rotor and the pump body.
Waukesha pumps have a very long service life, even under severe operating conditions. They are easy to maintain, assemble, and disassemble, and service costs are low. The stainless steel that the Waukesha pumps are made of is called Alloy 88 and is created just for the purpose of being less expandable at higher temperatures than typical stainless steel types. This means they can handle temperatures ranging from -40 to 139 ⁰C, flows up to 187 m3/h and pressures up to 40 bar.
Waukesha Cherry-Burell offering
In the Waukesha Cherry-Burell line, AxFlow offers the Universal I, II, and II series, Votator II heat exchangers, the Waukesha Twin Screw Pump, the Purity Nema series, and the 200 series. Information about them as well as what models are offered can be found below and further down on the page.
Waukesha Universal pump series
The Waukesha Universal pumps are the Rotary valve pumps they are known for, with the traditional and robust Waukesha Universal I Sanitary pump as the first model. It’s an industry standard, reliable pump with flows of up to 102 m3/h. Read more about the Waukesha Universal I series here.
The Waukesha Universal II series PD pump is a super sanitary pump, designed with advanced sanitation technologies that enables CIP (Cleaning-in-Place) without disassembling. The Waukesha hygenic Universal II pump is therefore extra suitable for both sanitary food & beverage processes as well as pharmaceutical and chemical processes.
The latest arrival to the Waukesha Universal family is the Waukesha Universal III pump. This is where no bearing in the product zone is introduced, which improves the overall hygiene of the process. It’s a great choice for sanitary processes at large volumes.
Waukesha Twin Screw pumps
The Waukesha Twin Screw Pump is the Waukesha and AxFlow Ireland offering of screw pumps, delivering axial flow at the same time as the product is handled gently. There are three different kinds of Waukesha twin screw pump to meet the needs of the process whether it’s higher flow rates and lower pressures or lower flow rates and higher pressures.