Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. manufactures cargo pumps developed jointly by SNECMA and CARTER CRYOGENICS COMPANY (JC CARTER). The design is based on :
- 40 years experience of JC Carter in LNG Carrier cargo pumps
- The application of proven Space Technology to LNG cargo pumps
The cargo pump is a vertical submerged motor centrifugal pump, with very low NPSH capability,
designed in compliance with IGC and IEC norms, as well as with API 610.
The pump rotates in the counter clockwise direction viewed from the pump inlet and is driven by the electric motor, a form wound, squirrel cage, 6,600 V, 4 pole, driver designed to operate in cryogenic fluid.
HHI -JC CARTER-SNECMA LNG Cargo pump offers the following advantages:· Designed for utmost NPSHr performance, which provides the highest storage availability and safe ultimate stripping capability.· Optimized hydraulic design for the best efficiency.· Highest reliability and availability with minimum maintenance over a design life of 40 years.