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Blackmer® is the leading global provider of innovative, high-quality sliding vane, centrifugal, screw and regenerative turbine pump, and reciprocating gas compressor technologies for the safe transfer of liquids and gases.

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Providing Innovative Product-Transfer Solutions for a Variety of Markets and Applications

Blackmer provides innovative product transfer solutions for many markets and applications, including in the chemical process, energy, transport, military & marine; general industrial, and oil & gas industries.

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Tailored DEF Fluid Pump Solution

As a measure to comply with emission-control regulations, manufacturers of diesel-powered vehicles use Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), or AdBlue, which is a urea-based chemical reactant consisting of 32.5% urea and 67.5% deionized water that is injected into the vehicle's exhaust stream. This commitment to DEF - which has been called "the largest addition to the motor-vehicle liquids marketplace in decades" - requires a specialized DEF fluid pump that can handle a host of unique challenges that must be taken into consideration when transporting, storing or using DEF.

Blackmer developed a DEF fluid pump, using positive displacement sliding vane pump technology specifically designed for use with DEF and built with materials that will withstand the corrosive properties of DEF. Built with 316 stainless-steel, non-metallic Duravanes, PTFE elastomers, and chemical mechanical seals all Blackmer Vane DEF Fluid Pumps meet ISO 22241-3 certification for material compatibility.

Technology

STX2 DEF Pump 600

Sliding Vane Pumps

Sliding vane pump technology advantages include self-correcting vane wear to ensure fast and consistent flow of DEF, superior dry run, line stripping, self-priming and suction lift capabilities.

STX-DEF - These stainless steel vane DEF fluid pumps come in 2- and 3-in sizes and features maximum flow rate of up to 250 gpm (946 L/min).

Resources

ATK2106-031
ATK0220-027 - Leading supplier of DEF (AdBlue) uses Blackmer STX-DEF Series Sliding Vane Pumps for transport applications.
ATK0220-029 - DEF (AdBlue) hauler utilizes Blackmer SX1 Sliding Vane Pump for its DEF delivery trucks.
ATK2101-025 - Diversified petroleum-product delivery company utilizes Blackmer Sliding Vane Transport Pumps - TXD Series and STX-DEF Series for their transport and delivery trucks.

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