Marine study

Marine study

Application: Filtration in salt water at sub-ambient temperatures.

Brief: Schleicher & Schuell required us to design a low temperature recirculating chiller with high cooling power and four-stage high-pressure pumping in a saline environment.

Grant's skill and technology: Our knowledge of refrigeration cooling, closed loop high performance pumping and materials technology enabled us to offer a unique solution suitable for use in a harsh environment.

The outcome: Grant designed and manufactured a closed-loop re-circulating chiller, offering stable, accurate temperature control. This was coupled to a high performance pump all housed in a bright annealed stainless steel case. The system was supplied to the Scottish Association for Marine Science and connected to a cross-flow filtration system. Similar systems have been sold for whisky filtration.

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