Applications

Our products are used in various applications. In over 60 years we have developed and provided a wide repertoire of solutions.

We love different fluids as well as exotic process technology and physical parameters. We aim not only to supply a pump, but to optimize your process. For this reason, for many applications we deliver optimized systems and turnkey solutions.

Here you will find background information on many applications and the products and systems used in there.

Additive metering for plastics

LEWA provides system solutions for metering additives for plastics. Ask our additive metering experts for more information!

Amine treatment

At LEWA, you receive pumps and systems for amine treatment in power plants. Ask our experts for more information.

Downstream processing

LEWA systems and gradient mixers are used in downstream processing of chemicals and biotechnology. We look forward to receiving your inquiry!

Fabric softeners

At LEWA, find out about plants and systems for fabric softener production. Our experts are happy to talk to you about your custom solution!

Injection of corrosion inhibitor

Do you require systems for the injection of corrosion inhibitor? At LEWA, you can find expert consultation, detailed information and support!

Caustic soda production

At LEWA, find out about custom plants for producing and diluting different bases like caustic soda. Ask our experts for more information.

Methanol injection

Use skids and packages by LEWA for methanol injection in the oil and gas industry. Ask our experts for more information!

Wet oxidation of waste water

For wet oxidation and other processes, we recommend our tried-and-tested LEWA diaphragm pumps. Ask our experts for more information!

Polymerization

LEWA manufactures metering pumps and metering systems for polymerization which optimally meet the necessary requirements. We are happy to help.

Extruder blowing agents

Precise metering of blowing agents into extruders with LEWA systems. We provide you insights on the metering accuracy and process optimization solutions from LEWA. 

Extraction with supercritical fluids

Processes with supercritical fluids in pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries. Ask our experts for more information! 

CCS carbon capture and storage

Use LEWA process pumps for CCS (carbon capture & storage) processes and carry out the CO2 separation efficiently. We are happy to help.

Pharmaceuticals production

Metering pumps and metering systems must meet the following demands of pharmaceutical production.

Production of melamines

LEWA metering and process diaphragm pumps meet the specific demands for the production of melamine (trimerization of urea). Consult us!

Chemical metering in high-pressure cleaning systems

LEWA metering and process diaphragm pumps meet the specific demands for the production of melamine (trimerization of urea). Consult us!

Production of edible oil

LEWA diaphragm metering pumps are used for the production of edible oil. We are happy to assist with your individual production process.

Production of polyurethane

LEWA is your reliable production process partner for conveying preliminary and intermediate products during the production of polyurethane.

Metering of caprolactam

Completely heatable process diaphragm pumps, optimized for continuous operation, are required for the production of caprolactam as a base for polyamide 6.

Production of biodiesel

LEWA provides metering systems for producing biodiesel and other biofuels. Consult us!

Disposal of hydrocarbon condensate

LEWA systems help you transport and dispose of hydrocarbon condensates (HCC) that arise when producing natural gas, both onshore and offshore.

Pharmaceutical spray drying

LEWA provides accurate and efficient diaphragm metering pumps for pharmaceutical spray drying. Consult us!

Dilution of surfactants

Dilution of surfactants such as sodium lauryl ether sulfate (SLES) with LEWA pumps during production of detergents.

Gas drying with glycol

LEWA provides reliable injection pumps and systems for gas drying with glycol. Ask our experts for more information today.

Injection of demulsifiers

Injection of demulsifiers with LEWA packages in the oil and gas industry. We provide you with advice tailored to your application.

Solar pump for onshore production

For more than 30 years LEWA has been providing autonomous chemical injection systems with solar-powered metering pumps.

Phosphate precipitation

Metering of phosphate precipitants with diaphragm pumps in sewage treatment plants. We provide you with tailored advice and work out concepts for you.

Metering flavoring agents

Metering of flavoring agents by LEWA metering systems using the process of brewing alcohol-free beers as an example.

Butter production

In order to sustain consistent quality of spreadable butter, ingredients like rapeseed oil, water, and brine are metered flexibly and fully automatically with ecoflow pumps. 

Metering of silane

LEWA systems meter any silane type reliably, precisely as well as in constant consistency and purity, regardless of chemical or physical attributes or process requirements.

Homogenization of milk

With LEWA homogenization systems, producers of dairy products can achieve uniform particle size, moisture, and color, for example, in infant formula, and prevent the milk concentrate within it from creaming. 

Biofuels

Biofuels are produced using metering and process pumps from LEWA in the remote-head design. Learn more about these and other applications!

Coal refinement with remote-head metering pumps in condensing systems

When coal is refined, it is ground as fine as dust and mixed into a suspension kept at a high temperature. LEWA metering pumps with a remote pump head are used for this.

Pigging technology and pig cleaning

LEWA offers packages for pigging applications in oil and gas industry. These packages are designed according to customers‘ requirements and are also available in explosion-proof design.

Flue gas cleaning by means of metering sulfur | LEWA

When using an electrofilter for flue gas cleaning, metering sulfur improves the filtration efficiency. LEWA has the solution!

Production of gelatine

In the production of gelatin and in the fabrication of gelatin products, LEWA pumps and systems are used. We would be happy to give you more information!

Filtration with diatomite

When beer, wine and fruit juices are filtered, the LEWA ecodos sanitary/hygienic pump is used, which is designed for handling diatomite suspensions.

Processing of produced water

Produced water packages from LEWA can be used to purify produced water during oil drilling. They are hermetically sealed and have options for exact control.

Yoghurt production

Pomac rotary lobe pumps are used for transferring yogurt products to the filling station. We will be happy to give you more information about industrial yogurt production!

Autonomous energy utilities

Supplying energy to production plants in remote areas of application is often difficult. Ensure an autonomous fuel supply with diaphragm pumps.

High purity systems

Pumps and high purity systems from LEWA are a tried-and-tested solution in the pharmaceutical & biotechnology industry. We are happy to assist with your individual high purity system.

LEWA’s biggest Chemical Injection Package

LEWA's biggest Chemical Injection Package includes 40 diaphragm pumps and has an estimated weight of 715 tons. Find out more about the record project!

Continuous metering of extremely small quantities with LEWA intellidrive

Minimum flow rates down to 1 ml/h: With LEWA intellidrive technology, we already have created solutions for many applications with very small flow rates.

Oil-free CO2 cooling with LEWA pumps

LEWA diaphragm metering pumps provide a constant oil-free CO2 cooling of silicon sensors in particle physics research center CERN.

Gas odorization in the natural gas distribution grid

At hubs in the gas distribution network, big amounts of natural gas are forwarded. LEWA odorization unit OD 4200 is able to odorize gas amounts of up to 1.000.000 m³/h.

Battery test facilities

LEWA supplies metering systems for the testing ofelectric vehicle batteries on battery test stands - for example with the aid of a water-glycol mixture. Find out more here!

Adding antistatic agents to improve the conductivity of fuel

Antistatic additives or antistatic agents prevent the electrostatic charging of fuels which occurs due to the friction in the pipelines during transport. Use LEWA metering systems for this application!

Adjustment of cleaning agent concentration for electronic components

LEWA metering systems adjust concentrations of cleaning agents for the immersion cleaning of electronic components.

Dilution of emulsifiers

With its metering systems and diaphragm pumps, LEWA offers the right solution for recipe-compliant emulsifier dilution.

Extracting omega-3 fatty acids using supercritical CO2

LEWA offers optimum pump solutions for these processes, which perform their tasks safe, permanently reliable and efficiently

Production of creams

With its metering systems and diaphragm pumps, LEWA offers the right solution for recipe-compliant production of creams.

Hydroconversion in refinery processes

With its remote-head metering pumps, LEWA offers the optimum solution for hydroconversion in refinery processes.

Biogas odorization

The biogas odorizing systems from LEWA ensure a correct metering even with gas flow range of 150 Nm³/h with a gas pressure of up to 20 bar. Get in touch with our experts for your individual odorizing task!

Fractionation

LEWA pumps and systems fulllfill necessary international standards and regulations for production in regulated industries (GMP)

LPG fuel pumps for marine engines

LEWA triplex process diaphragm pumps offer many advantages as fuel pumps for LPG in marine engines.

Sulfuric acid injection in copper heap leaching

LEWA process pumps are used to reinject sulfuric acid at 98% into the main pipelines that go to the heap leach sprinklers. 

Pumps for high temperature use

With the NIKKISO Non-Seal canned motor pump, LEWA offers a suitable solution for high temperature processes. 

Industrial refrigeration

With the NIKKISO Non-Seal canned motor pump, LEWA offers suitable solutions for cold storage, cooling and freezing. 

Dispersing

With the diaphragm metering pumps and streamlined suspension valves, LEWA offers the suitable solution for the metering of fluids with solid particles.

Upstream Processing

LEWA pumps are used in all phases of upstream processing.

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