NE Sørumsand - Teststasjon for store pumper
Building and facilities for Assembling and Testing
Sørumsand is the main assembly & test facility for CAPEX projects located in between Oslo and the airport. It consist of 8 000 m2 workshop & assembly area, 1000 m2 warehouse and 1000m2 test bed. The work shop is equipped with balancing machine, lathe and cranes with SWL up to 150 tons. The test bed is a state of the art indoor test station in compliance to ISO 9906. It is equipped with load bank, frequency converter, transformers, switchgears and other high and low voltage equipment for testing in compliance with worldwide customer requirements. In the bottom of a water reservoir of more than 1000m3 it also contains test basins with test loop and connection to a 60 m deep hole drilled in massive rock with diameter Ø of 1,8m for testing of deep well pump in full length.
The test station is purpose build for testing of Eureka scope of pumps and generator sets with capacities up to 10 000 m3/h (2,8m3 per sec.) and powers up to 3.5 MW with all applicable voltages:
- Full scale testing of firewater pump packages comprising of diesel gen-sets connected to full length electric submersible pumps.
- Testing of sea water lift pumps in full length. Line shaft pumps and electric submersible pumps.
- Testing of essential and emergency generators.
- Testing of all types of dry mounted pumps.