APPLICATION AREAS

Aeronautics
Aeronautics
Chemistry
Chemistry
Pharmaceutics
Pharmaceutics
Cosmetics
Cosmetics
Paint industry
Paint industry
Foodstuffs
Foodstuffs
 

OUR COMMITMENT TO SAFETY

Standard safety features on
Vortex stirrers and mixers

  1. Tank presence:
  • Strap locking device
  • Centring “V” supports
  • Catcher frame
  1. Lowered position detection
  2. Rotating shaft protection
  3. Fail-safe or key-code device
  4. Fall restricting valve on hydraulic lifting control
  5. Two-handed lifting and lowering

These six standard safety features are required for CE certification and allow for secure work.

They are approved by certified organisations.

 

CONTACT

VORTEX - Stirrers and Mixers

17, rue Jean Jaurès

69330 Meyzieu - France

Our offices are open:

Monday to Thursday
from 8.30 AM to 12.00
and 1.00 PM to 6.00 PM.

Friday from 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM

For all information, please contact our staff at the following number:

+33 4 78 31 18 20

Mr Jean RUBIO (Manager)

Contact Vortex for more information
New! Easy access by tramway!

25 minutes away from Lyon Part-Dieu station by tramway (Line T3 - exit la Villette)

Stop: Meyzieu Z.I

 

VORTEX IS HIRING

In line with the company’s expansion, VORTEX is currently hiring staff for the following areas:

  • Spain
  • Belgium

Two technical sales representatives or chemical distribution companies to commercialise our stirrers and laboratory mixers.

 

Dispersion turbine

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Description and application

Dispersion: hair gel, cream, resin, lacquer, Plastisol, glue, etc.

Dispersion turbine
Ø 35 à 850 mm
Specifications
  • Solid/liquid product dispersion in semi-viscous phase
  • Average operational speed: 1500 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Three-blade profiled impellers

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Description and application

Suspension maintenance state before drawing: cream, shampoo, fruit juice, paint, etc.

Three-blade profiled impellers
Ø 45 à 2000 mm
Specifications
  • Liquid / liquid mixing
  • Suspension maintenance
  • High-throughput pump
  • Operational speed: 20-300 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Four-blade turbine

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Description and application

Mixing: shampoo (AMA), slush, paint, milk, etc.

Four-blade turbine
Ø 45 à 1000 mm
Specifications
  • Mixing in semi-viscous phase
  • Three circulation directions: AMD (downwards), AMA (upwards) and AMC (movement)
  • Operational speed: 300-1500 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Butterfly turbine

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Description and application

Pasting: ink, glue, wood glue, coating, mastic, silicon, mascara, etc.

Butterfly turbine
Ø 60 à 1000 mm
Specifications
  • Pasting
  • Mixing in viscous phase
  • Operational speed: 20-300 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Impeller

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Description and application

Mixing: liquids in the cosmetics, perfume, pharmaceutical and chemical industries

Impeller
Ø 60 à 1000 mm
Specifications
  • Liquid / liquid mixing
  • Suspension maintenance
  • Radial pumping
  • Operational speed: 30-250 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Anchor blade

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Description and application

Mixing: hair gel, paraffin, glue, resin, etc.

Anchor blade
Ø 60 à 2000 mm
Specifications
  • Mixing viscous products requiring thermal exchange between the tank wall and centre
  • Operational speed: 6-27 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Rod-mounted rotor/stator

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Description and application

Emulsifying: cream, gel, paint, etc.

Rod-mounted rotor/stator
Ø 60 à 400 mm
Specifications
  • Disperser and emulsifier with high shearing power
  • Operational speed 1500 to 3000 RPM.
  • Machined cage
  • Perforated cage
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Retractable three-blade turbines

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Description and application

Maintien en suspension et mélange dans : fûts 200 l avec bonde 2", conteneur 1000 l avec ouverture de remplissage Ø140 ou Ø220

Retractable three-blade turbines
Ø 45 à 2000 mm
Specifications
  • Liquid / liquid mixing
  • Suspension maintenance
  • High-throughput pump
  • Operational speed 20 to 300 RPM.
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish


Three-blade impeller on three-component hub

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Description and application

Low-drive torque impeller. Processing volume defined on request (example: 4,000 litres).

Three-blade impeller on three-component hub
Ø 400 à 2000 mm
Materials
  • Steel
  • Stainless steel grade 304L / 316L
  • HASTELLOY C22 / C276
  • URANUS B6
  • Other materials on request
Finishes
  • Acid-pickled, passivated
  • Ra 0.8 to 0.2
  • Electro-polished finish