SKV Vertical Sewage Pump

Three-Channel Impeller Sewage Pump

SKV Vertical Sewage Pump - Ruhrpumpen
SKV Vertical Sewage Pump - Ruhrpumpen
The SKV is a centrifugal pump with three channel impeller for dry installation and universal use, suitable for pumping activated sludge as well as rain, raw and mixed water with an upstream screen. For horizontal installation check the SKO model.

Operation limits

Capacity 300 to 26,500 m³/h (13,20 to 116,600 gpm)
Head 2.5 to 40 m (8 to 131 ft)
Speed up to 1,790 rpm
Applications Wastewater disposal, Raw water pumping with upstream screen, Activated sludge, Mixed water


  • Vertical installation
  • Single suction, single stage
  • Radially split casing with axial suction nozzle, tangencial discharge nozzle heading upward (end/top) and a cleaning opening near the pump discharge
  • Three channel mixed flow closed impeller
  • Bearing bracket
  • Vertical pump DN 250 up to DN 1600, for direct drive with electric motor via direct or flexible coupling.
  • Motor support is via the pump casing and motor stool or installation on a separate floor.
  • Shaft sealing by mechanical seal
  • Front shroud blades on the impeller
  • Back shroud blades on the impeller serve as axial thrust compensation and protection against intrusion of particles into the area of the shaft seal