The VORTEXPROM team has completed the installation of a blending line for Crocus in Nizhny Novgorod
At the customer's site in Nizhny Novgorod the work on installation and commissioning of a line for blending lubricating oils based on the VORTEXPROM CMD5 setup and two pre-mixing tanks with a volume of 2.5 m3 and 1.3 m3 was done. This project was created taking into account the tank fleet for the storage of base oils.
The tank farm include 8 stainless steel tanks, 4 of them with a volume of 8 m3 and 4 tanks of 5.5 m3, each tank has a pipeline for unloading a tanker truck, as well as a pipeline for supplying base oil to the blending line. All containers are equipped with a safety group and automatic overflow protection. The capacity of the installation is from 5 m3/hour.
The production capacity of the line is up to 300,000 liters per month when the company operates in 20 working shifts per month (one shift is 8 hours). The line allows to produce up to 10 types of lubricating oils in one working shift.
The line is equipped with automatic sequential dosing of up to 4 components and a safety group (overflow protection and emergency shutdown), as well as an automatic mixing time control mechanism. The installation of the line took 17 calendar days.