Someflu specialising in the production of corrosion-resistant centrifugal pumps, Someflu was founded in 1962 by a French family. Since its establishment, the company has become a leader for handling corrosive, aggressive and hazardous media. Someflu’s centrifugal pumps (rot dynamic pumps that use rotating impellers to create flow by the addition of energy to a fluid). The company boasts an in-house division, Aplast, for the moulding of high polymer thick parts (use for the non-metal variation). Its broad product range and ability to produce all its pumps in-house, has earned Someflu a reputation of quality and versatility.
The company’s Aplast division is specialised in the moulding of high performance plastics, such as PVDF, FEP, PFA, TEFZEL, PSU, PPSU, PES, PEI, PPO, PC and PEEK, for 20 years. It serves high technical industries in naval, military, aerospace and electronic committing to reliability, sustainability in offering metallic pump alternatives. It also manufacture centrifugal systems made from PP, PVDF, PFA, PE, UHMW-PE, SOMEDUR and PTFE which are all available with electrostatic plastic conformed to the ATEX directive.
Someflu places ongoing investment into its two main ranges of pump with its market primarily based on gas cleaning, water treatment, working with sea water, the pickling and the mining industries. The company has invested heavily into research and development department to secure international expansion. It has also employed staff full-time to continually develop new ranges and products while applying technical intelligence to meet market demands and customer requirements by customising its pumps to client specification.
Someflu has modern CNC machines and the latest generation of research and development software that enables the company to expand internationally by increasing its production capacity when required. The company continually invests in the improvement of all aspects of the business and has developed a collaborative solution to support its sales network which consists of 20 agents and distributors globally.
Alexandre Lacour executive director of Someflu says that the company is a key player on the market of corrosion resistant centrifugal pumps, has a strong know-how and uses advanced technology in pump design and manufacture that offers customers real cost-effective solutions. Alexandre adds that the plastic pumps are also an alternative to exotic metals and alloys pumps.
Moreover the company is working on customized solution to meet clients’ needs by developing pumps on demand and uses powerful engineering software. It allows Someflu to offer the most efficient product for the operating conditions.