marine
You are here: Home > Applications > Windmill
  • Windmill

    Windmill The Windmill application is a very demanding one for the hydraulic pumps industry. Nearly half of the utility grade wind turbines currently in service depends on hydraulic pitch and yaw controls. Many of the others may incorporate the use of hydraulics for braking or utilize a forced lubrication system.
    Since maintenance costs are very high and turbines can be quite difficult to reach, they must run unattended for more than 5 years of continuous operations; thus, it is expected from all parts to run without maintenance , all year round, with a Medium Time Before Failure (MTBF) in excess of 100.000 hours. To this end, all parts and components manufacturers must guarantee a lifetime of more than 20 years in extremely harsh conditions.
    For the Windmill application Settima has faced the many challenges posed by these difficult parameters by developing a range of pumps particularly able to withstand the rigors of windmill installation, both on the ground and in open sea: the SMT SN pump, the SMT16B pump, and the 2VHL Continuum® pump.
    Settima pumps are of the highest quality: they can manage a viscosity of up to 100.000 cSt, all parts are sourced from first class certified suppliers, built with stainless steel fixing screws and hard anodic oxidation (MIL A-8625F and UNI 7796 compliant) to avoid corrosion damage. Additionally, a Magnetic Coupling assembly option can be provived for every Settima pump, ensuring that no leakage of fluid will ever happen, thus increasing the lifespan of the windmill and minimizing the chance of a failure.
  • Capabilities

    High Viscosity

    »SMT
    »SMAT 16B
    »2VHL CONTINUUM®

    Download

    Brochure

    »WINDMILL PRESENTATION
    Please insert your email address to download pdf.

The materials on this website are, in whole or in part, protected and are proprietary of Settima Meccanica S.r.l. based in via E. Berlinguer 20, 29020 Settima (PC) including, as non-exhaustive examples, the brand names, trademarks, domain names, designs and patterns, patents and copyrights,. All rights therein are internationally reserved.

All brand names, trade names, logos, designs and other distinctive marks reproduced in this website, even if not registered, are trademarks of Settima Meccanica S.r.l. All domain names used in this website and / or in the websites connected to this one, belong to, or are authorized by, Settima Meccanica, which owns their whole management at international level.