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Howden WRV oil-injected screw compressors
Double-walled casing design, robust, proven and highly reliable oil injected range, which includes the world’s largest capacity oil injected screw compressors. Howden’s WRV range of screw compressors are well proven, offer high reliability and versatility, and are designed for a wide range of applications.

Howden’s WRV range of screw compressors are well proven, offer high reliability and versatility, and are designed for a wide range of applications.

Features and benefits of our WRV range include:

Sleeve Type Journal Bearings: Long operational life span.

Double Wall Construction: Low operating noise and suitable for high pressure application.

Optional Material of Construction: Flexibility to match project specification (e.g. API 619).

Shaft Seal Options: Variety of high quality gas seal options.

Range of Capability: Probably the most comprehensive range of capacity available.

Installed Compressors: More than 25,000 WRV compressors installed worldwide.

More information can be found in the compressor brochure.

Howden uses a worldwide network of packagers and distributors to supply their range of compressors.

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Detailed specifications
Product  Ratios  
 WRV 255  6 L/D ratios
 WRV 321  4 L/D ratios  
 WRV 365  2 L/D ratios  
 WRV 510  3 L/D ratios  

Through our range of dedicated compressor companies, Howden brings together unparalleled experience and expertise in all aspects of gas compression equipment, with unique skills and unmatched reputation in areas where toxic, corrosive or unstable gases present added complications. In any sector, in every application where reliable, round the clock operation is paramount, Howden innovation and technology keeps the world’s industries running.

For details of the many applications Howden compressor technologies serve click to view our applications table.
Spare Parts
Our WRV products are supported throughout their lifetime with spare parts and aftermarket services provided via our global compressor service network.
Our technical experts can offer you advice and support with all aspects of compressor maintenance from spares and repairs through to full service re-builds.  To find out more about the aftermarket services we provide please click on our services pages or on our interactive map to find your local aftermarket contact.

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