The API Maxum Series is Carver's offering specifically designed to meet the needs of the Hydrocarbon Processing Industry. Fully compliant with the latest edition API 610 specifications, the API Maxum is a horizontal, end suction - top discharge, centerline mounted unit. Designed for optimum reliability, these units feature rugged construction and state of the art mechanical design features. These units are well suited for applications that include petroleum refining/production/ distribution, petrochemical/chemical processing, boiler circulation/high temperature applications, and general industrial use. A workhorse in the industry, these pumps are designed for years of service, in some of the toughest environments imaginable. Created specifically for the Hydrocarbon Processing Industry, the API Maxum benefits other markets as well. Hydraulic performance extends to over 9,000 GPM and 720 feet of head. Capable of operating up to 400°F without external cooling and 600°F with cooling makes this pump ideal for mid-high temperature applications.