According to the requirements of the standard GOST R in force in the Russian Federation 54806-2011 (ISO 9905: 1994) all centrifugal pumps before sending to the consumer must pass dynamic and hydrostatic tests according to the standard
GOST ISO 9906: 2015 certified at ROSSTANDART Testing Equipment (Testing Facility). Test Equipment must be certified by the requirements of the current standard GOST R 8.568-2017.
NKMZ owns the most powerful and accurate NKMZ Testing Facility in the CIS, also included in the top three of the largest in the world allowing a variety of types of dynamic and static pump tests equipment to confirm efficiency, coefficient, and the Efficiency drop and real experiments are performed at our locations to guarantee operating life of the pump unit and as a result correct cost of ownership equipment.
NKMZ Testing Facility is also held dynamic tests of pumps-turbine, hydropower turbines and their natural models, pressure regulators, gate valves, fittings for oil and gas, nuclear, energy and other industries.
NKMZ HYDRO Testing Facility is one of the top 3 companies in the world with the ability to make full-scale tests of large pumps, pump-turbine and hydropower turbines equipment:
- Flow rate up to 80 000 [m3/h] / 352 230 [US gpm]
- Capacity up to 20 [MW]
- Head up to 6 000 [m] / 19 685 [ft]