KSB has announced the completion of its US$44 million multiphase enlargement of the GIW facility in Grovetown, Georgia, USA.
digital pressure gauge expanded GIW manufacturing complicated in Grovetown.
The first two phases of the growth have been permitted in 2013 in response to rising market demand for bigger equipment. Since then, pressure gauge has accomplished upgrades, added tens of hundreds of square ft to its foundry, increased furnace capability, completed development on a distribution centre, and received approval for 3 further phases of improvement.
With the completion of the project, KSB has quadrupled its capability to mildew castings over 20,000 lbs (9000 kg), elevated its most pouring output by as a lot as sixty six,000 lbs (30,000 kg), reduced the number of required shot blast runs by 50%, added particular cleansing stations for big castings, applied new expertise and efficiency options, and doubled worker locker room amenities.
KSB went forward with the project’s completion, regardless of the Covid-19 pandemic and its economic fallout.
“Our clients within the mining trade are doing essential work to maintain the economic system afloat. KSB is more dedicated than ever to providing our partners with an uninterrupted provide of pumps and components. Completing this enlargement improves our capacity to serve our customers, and we’ll cease at nothing to help the success of our clients’ operations,” says Wolfgang Demmler, president of KSB Mining.
In 2020, the KSB Group launched KSB Mining, a new market-driven group providing experience on centrifugal pumps to mining operations.
The expanded amenities in Grovetown serve as the headquarters of GIW Slurry Pumps.
GIW currently employs over 600 people at its Grovetown facility.