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DXP Pacific Manufacturer Feature: Viking Pump, Inc.

An Iowa-based company that has been in business since 1911, Viking Pump, Inc. produces rotary positive displacement pumps. These pumps are used in a wide variety of industries and are suited for numerous pumping applications.

History of Viking Pump, Inc.

The origins of Viking Pump began when founder, Jens Nielsen, invented the first internal gear pump to use in a quarry operation. Since then, the company has continued to innovate and develop a wide range of pumps and accessories. All equipment is manufactured, assembled, and tested in Cedar Falls to ensure top quality and performance.

Industries & Applications

Viking rotary positive displacement pumps are utilized for everything from hygienic food and beverage production to corrosive chemicals and petroleum products. Here is a partial list of liquids and materials their pumps are designed to handle:

​• Acids & Bases

​• Additives

​• Adhesives

​• Alcohols

​• Asphalt

​• Chemicals

​• Biofuels

​• Caulks

​• Creams & Lotions

​• Food & Beverage Products

​• Greases & Lubricants

​• Heat Transfer Liquids

​• Inks & Paints

​• Latex

​• Liquid Fats

​• Molten Sulfur

​• Oil & Gas


​• Resins

​• Soaps & Detergents

​• Wax

Product Overview

Viking Pump manufactures a vast line of different pumps, ranging from universal use to specific liquid applications.

Universal Pump Series

The company produces more than 40 unique series of universal-use pumps in a variety of sizes, configurations, and motor speed capabilities. They offer positive displacement pumps made from cast iron, ductile iron, steel, and stainless steel designed to meet your budget and production requirements.

Hygienic Pumps

Viking is a leading manufacturer of hygienic pumps for sanitary applications such as food and beverage production, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and other operations which must meet specific hygienic requirements. Options range from their 316 stainless steel Revolution Series to the RTPE Series which features an innovative mechanical and composite seal design.

Spur Gear Pumps

The SG Series is Viking’s line of spur gear pumps that can handle capacities up to 190 GPM, viscosities up to 1 million SSU, pressures up to 500 PSI, and temperatures up to 450°F. SG Series spur gear pumps are made from durable cast iron and feature a magnetic drive design.

Vane Pumps

The LVP Series represents Viking’s vane pump lineup with stainless steel construction and dependable mechanical seal design. LVP vane pumps can handle capacities up to 160 GPM, viscosities up to 2,300 SSU, pressures up to 200 PSI and temperatures up to 275°F.

Liquid Specific Pumps

Viking Pump understands that no two processed liquids are the same. That’s why they have designed a number of specialty pumps to handle specific liquid applications. If you are pumping a difficult fluid that presents unique challenges, Viking may have the ideal pump solution for you.


In addition to their pumps, Viking manufacturers replacement parts, upgrade kits, drive motors, gear reducers, and strainers. They also offer equipment remanufacturing services if you have an older Viking hygienic pump that needs to be refurbished.

DXP Pacific is a proud product partner of Viking Pump, Inc. To learn more about their pumps and to find the right Viking product to meet your specific pumping needs, contact our team today. Let us help you make the right decisions.