KSB, a pump manufacturer with both a rich history and a bright future, recently celebrated 150 years in business. From its humble roots in Germany to its now-global presence in many industries all over the world, the company is well known for quality products and innovative designs.
Getting to Know KSB
KSB was founded with the invention of a boiler feed apparatus back in 1871. At the time, the company was an incredible innovation, as it efficiently recirculated water for steam engines. Today, KSB is best known for its vast line of pumps and valves used in a wide variety of industries and applications. By combining quality and ingenuity, KSB has established itself as one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers.
KSB Industries & Applications
KSB pumps and valves are used in just about every commercial, industrial, and municipal market. Their equipment is versatile and adaptable for different fluid transfer applications, whether it’s clean water, harsh chemicals, or any type of liquid or slurry in between. Here are some of the industries that utilize KSB products:
• Chemical Processing
• Petrochemicals (Oil & Gas)
• Energy Production
• Building Services
• Municipal Water & Wastewater
• Mining & Dewatering
• General Industry
KSB offers so many different pump designs that can be configured to manage various fluid processing applications. They produce numerous submersible pump designs, as well as aboveground systems. Some of their pump product categories include dry-installed pumps, submersible motor pumps, submersible borehole pumps, vertical-shaft submersible pumps, ring-section pumps, tubular casing pumps, and barrel pull-out pumps.
KSB understands that different global markets have different pump preferences and operating requirements. The KSB U.S. catalog is tailored to meet the needs of American industries with high safety standards that conform to regulations set forth by OSHA and other governing bodies. You can count on KSB pumps for just about any duty. They are durable, dependable, and cost-efficient.
KSB is also internationally recognized for innovative valve system designs. Their lineup features several different valve types, as well as valve actuators and cutting-edge valve automation systems. Common valve types include globe valves, butterfly valves, gate valves, lift check valves, swing check valves, diaphragm valves, strainers, and ball valves.
A valve is often the most critical component of any industrial pump system. It needs to control flow accurately. With simple manual valve solutions and high-tech automated valve systems available, KSB is your best source when looking for the right valve for any specific pump system or application.
Lastly, KSB offers innovative software and configuration systems to provide you with enhanced control of your pump equipment. Optimize your operational efficiency and achieve ultra-precise pumping results with their advanced configuration tools. KSB has plug-and-play configuration technology, as well as custom-designed systems for more demanding applications.
DXP Pacific Product Partnership
DXP Pacific is proud to be an exclusive product distributor for KSB. Many of our clients throughout California, Arizona, and Nevada utilize KSB pumps and valves. Our team provides KSB equipment sales, custom system configuration, installation, maintenance, repair, and training services. Contact us today to learn more about KSB and which products will be best for your operation.