AxFlow unveils new AODD pump

AxFlow has introduced the new MM Series of AODD pumps from Almatec. According to the company, the MM Series pumps have been designed specifically to meet the standards, regulations and operational requirements that govern the food and beverage industry.

The pumps are built from food-grade wetted materials and have been designed to provide easy cleaning. According to a company statement, the MM Series pumps also feature soft redirections without rotating parts and shaft seals in the product chamber. AxFlow claims that this design feature, when combined with the pump’s gentle displacement principle, results in a pumping solution that is well suited to a variety of food and beverage applications.

AxFlow states that the MM Series’ materials and design enable CIP and SIP capabilities. Construction materials comply with FDA Standards, and pumps equipped with PTFE diaphragms and ball valves also comply with EC1935/2004. In addition, the pumps are ATEX conforming according to the 2014/34/EU directive.

Available in three sizes they achieve maximum capacities of 3.5 / 9.2 / 20 m3/hr, maximum discharge pressure up to 7 bar and a short-term temperature range up to 130 °C for cleaning processes. The pump is also available with different hygienic manifold connection options.