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


Pumps for the Chemical, Pulp & Paper Industry


Substances endangering health and the environment, highly viscous fluids containing dry solids or shear sensitive fluids ask for pumps capable of conveying most difficult media in hermetically closed systems without compromising safety. NETZSCH rotary lobe, progressing cavity pumps and multi screw pumps, also in combination with our macerators, always ensure the right solution for your process. Positive displacement pumps are successfully proved in many markets, such as:

  • Paper Manufacturing
  • Paints & Coatings Industry
  • Mining
  • Dosing Technology

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 a very broad application range and are used in all branches of industry for the continuous, pressure-stable, gentle and low-pulsation conveyance of almost any substance. One advantage for the operator is that such a valveless positive-displacement pump is also capable of transporting stringy material safely.

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TORNADO® Rotary Lobe Pumps

NETZSCH TORNADO® self-priming, valveless, positive displacement pumps can be optimally customised to meet specific process and application requirements. They can be used for almost any media on intermittent, continuous or dosing applications.

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NOTOS® Multi Screw Pumps

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 most trend-setting problem solvers in some of the most difficult of applications – particularly in the area of dosing technology.

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