Applications and Solutions for Chemical, Pulp & Paper

Roger Willis Business Field Manager Chemical, Pulp & Paper

"We offer our customers professional advice in a variety of applications in the chemical and process industries, even in highly specialized industries such as mining and explosives industry, in the choice of the optimal pump.“

Roger Willis
Business Field Manager Chemical, Pulp & Paper



Substances hazardous to health or the environment; products that are highly viscous, sensitive, or contain solids; and even the most demanding products in air-tight systems require pumps capable of high performance. NETZSCH has been well known for decades as a dependable and competent partner in these areas. Of the almost 500,000 NETZSCH PUMPS® distributed worldwide, 150,000 are operating in the chemical industry.

Even for difficult applications in the explosives, dyes and paints, or construction materials industries, NETZSCH has the answer. Experts from all fields find the ideal solution for even the most challenging application.

Success Stories in the Chemical, Pulp & Paper Sector

NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pump Lithium Conveying

NEMO® progressing cavity pump allows efficient lithium conveying

Lithium sludge is one of the most demanding conveying media in the chemical sector: Lithium does not occur naturally due to its high reactivity. More...

TORNADO® T1 Rotary Lobe Pumps in Coal Recovery

The rotary lobe pumps ensures precise and reliable decantation of water

Until August 2017, two centrifugal pumps were used to decant a fine coal screen vacuum tank in an open-pit coal mine of a company in Australia. More...

NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pump Conveying Cold Asphalt

Progressing Cavity Pump ensures efficient conveying of cold asphalt

According to the German automobile club ADAC, there were 538 roadworks on German motorways in September 2018, causing traffic jams and delays. More...

TORNADO® T.Proc® Rotary Lobe Pump in Ceramic Industry

Six times higher service life in handling abrasive ceramic slip

The ceramic production process offers a range of forming processes which can be categorised into the basic types of pressing, plastic forming and casting. More...

TORNADO® T.Proc® Rotary Lobe Pump Delivers Highly Abrasive Primer

Rotary lobe pump meets the challenge of abrasive bonding primer

One of the products which the building materials manufacturer Knauf makes in Iphofen is a concrete primer. What is intended to ensure that plaster evenly bonds onto smooth walls. More...

TORNADO® T.Proc® in All-Metal Design Empties without Interruption

Positive displacement pump empties tankers without interruption

Emptying tankers can cause problems for many pumping processes. The difficulties involved are air pockets which cannot be avoided when attaching a pipe. More...

NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pumps in the Paint and Coatings Industry

Materials for surface coating represent extreme challenges to pump technology

The printing and ink industry represents one of the most versatile application sectors for delivery systems: The areas of application include the reliable supply of abrasive paper fillers. More...

TORNADO® Rotary Lobe Pump Convey Kaolin Slurry

Rotary lobe pumps convey kaolin slurry quickly and reliably

"White gold" – this description of porcelain was also used in the past for paper, for a good reason. Both are based on kaolin, a special clay that gives the materials their radiant white. More...

TORNADO® T.Proc® Rotary Lobe Pumps Conveys Fatty Acids

Rotary lobe pumps meet even the strictest legal requirements

Every commercial and industrial company in Europe is subject to a multitude of regulations for the protection of staff, users and the environment. This not only affects the manufacturing machines themselves. More...

TORNADO® T.Sano® Rotary Lobe Pump in the Process Industry

Compact rotary lobe pump increases mobility and efficiency in production

The Italian personal hygiene product manufacturer is based in Northern Italy and its products include soaps and shampoos for various markets. More...

NETZSCH Barrel Emptying Units Convey Materials without Interruption

Combination of barrel emptying units enables exact mixing

The higher the requirements are in terms of the characteristics and high performance of modern materials, the more individual components have to be combined and accurately mixed to produce them. More...

NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pumps Allow Smooth Production of Synthetic Rubber

NEMO® progressing cavity pumps allow a smooth production of synthetic rubber

NEMO® progressing cavity pumps ensure a constant delivery of the shear-sensitive release agent Promol® during the production of synthetic rubber in the chemical industry. More...

NETZSCH Product Range for Chemical, Pulp & Paper Industry

NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pumps

NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pumps have an extensive application range and are used in industry for the continuous, pressure-stable, gentle and low-pulsation conveyance of almost any substance.

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TORNADO® Industrial Rotary Lobe Pump Systems

NETZSCH TORNADO® industrial rotary lobe pumps are very versatile stand-alone equipment. They are used primarily in environmental technology and the chemical industry to provide continuous and gentle conveyance of almost any substance while dosing in proportion to rotation speed.

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NOTOS® Multi Screw Pump

The NOTOS® family has superior quality standards to meet the highest level requirements from our customers. The pumps are designed to work with low to high lubricant fluids, low to high viscosity, shear sensitive and/or chemically agressive media.

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Dosing and Emptying

NETZSCH has been developing, producing and marketing NEMO® progressing cavity pumps for over 60 years and is one of the world’s state-of-the-art problem solvers for difficult applications – particularly in the area of dosing technology.

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