surface water pumping News

  • Abbotsford BC Selects SCADAWatch to Further Power Its Smart Water Network

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, has chosen the company’s revolutionary  ...


    By Innovyze

  • RainCatcher Soakaway Crates – A More Modern Approach To Surface Water Drainage

      Among RainCatcher’s rainwater harvesting product range of innovative, high performance, easy-to-install tanks, filters, pumps and accessories you will also find our new RainCatcher ...

  • Operations challenge competition brings wastewater treatment to the surface

    Do you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at a wastewater treatment plant or how professionals deal with sewer collapses or overflows? Well, wonder no more. More than 200 of the world’s best and brightest wastewater treatment professionals will compete in Operations Challenge 2010, a unique, fast-paced skills competition for wastewater operations and maintenance professionals. Now ...


    By Landia

  • Worried California Governor Pumps Water Storage Plan

    SACRAMENTO, California, July 17, 2007 (ENS) - Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Monday gathered state and local officials on the bank of the shrinking San Luis Reservoir to raise public support for his $5.9 billion water storage program. High temperatures, low rainfall, and a growing population have led to a 'water crisis' across the state, said the governor, pointing to marks on the walls of the ...

  • Peristaltic pumps for pumping concrete-fibreglass mixture

    Pumping concrete-fibreglass mixture Concrete is composed of cement and “other ingredients” such as limestone, gravel, granite, fly ash, etc. Some soft-grind components such as sand and parts of water will give you a perfect concrete structure. Concrete is a very heavy fluid (normal concrete = 2400 kg/m3). Concrete is viscous and very abrasive because of the sand and ...

  • NEW Peristaltic Pump Released

    The NEW Solinst Peristaltic Pump is compact and lightweight, ideal for field use, sampling from shallow wells and surface water, or vapor sampling. The variable speed, reversible pump has alligator clips for use with a 12V DC battery. It has one simple control to give flow rates as low as 40 ml/min and up to 3.5 ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • California American Water’s Folsom Pump Station Receives APWA Award

    California American Water’s Folsom Pump Station recently received a Project of the Year Award from the American Public Works Association Sacramento Chapter (APWA). The award was given in the Large Agency Division - Environmental Category for a project in the $500,000-$2M construction cost range. This award recognizes public works projects that demonstrate ...


    By American Water

  • A durable submersible for pumping stations

    You would do well to give the new Grundfos SL ranges a serious look - the SL is flexible in a way that few pumps in its class can match. An advantageous combination of technologies makes the durable SL an efficient option for sewage pumping stations in municipal network systems. The same advantages apply to sewage, effluent and surface water pumping stations in connection with commercial ...


    By Grundfos

  • Organic pumping and treatment solution

    Aquatech Dewatering Company, Inc (Aquatech) was called upon to join an assembled project team on an ongoing construction contract in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) to facilitate a means of addressing an urgent requirement to intercept, bypass and filter exceedingly turbid surface and storm water entering an environmentally sensitive creek. The surface and storm water from a large drainage area ...


    By Aquatech Dewatering Company

  • Peristaltic pumps well worth their salt

    One of the greatest advantages of the British made Verderflex hose pump is its immunity to the detrimental effects of handling high solid content and abrasive substances. Whilst other pump designs become subject to costly maintenance and part replacement, Verderflex peristaltic hose pump users can enjoy trouble-free production and low running costs. One customer to benefit was a Spanish salt ...

  • Peristaltic pumps the clear choice at Siltbusters

    Separating suspended solids from liquids before discharging to sewer or water course is a headache that construction companies have had to endure for a considerable period of time. Aggravating the problem further is when materials won’t settle quickly. To overcome this obstacle Monmouth-based Siltbuster Ltd has standardised on innovative 500 and 600series peristaltic pump technology from ...

  • $45 billion annual pump market expected by 2017

    According to the March 2012 McIlvaine Report , the world market for pumps used in industrial, municipal, and farming applications will grow to $45 Billion. More than $7 billion will be added to current annual sales totals—a 16 percent increase. East Asia is expected to account for 33 percent of the market by 2017. McIlvaine reports that “The growth in this region will be driven ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Sulzer Introduces High-Efficiency Recirculation Pump

    The new pump series is developed for the pumping and recirculation of activated sludge in wastewater treatment plants during the nitrification and denitrification process, as well as for the pumping of storm, surface, and river water. It complements the submersible recirculation pump series ABS RCP. Like all Sulzer submersible pumps and mixers, the new XRCP 800 PA pump series offers an ...


    By Sulzer

  • $45 Billion Annual Pump Market by 2017

    The world market for pumps used by industry, municipalities and for irrigation will grow to $45 billion per year in 2017 adding more than $7 billion to current annual sales. This is the latest forecast in Pumps: World Markets published by the McIlvaine Company. (www.mcilvainecompany.com) East Asia will account for more than 33 percent of the market in ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Colfax fluid handling delivers bitumen pumps to Russia

    In June of 2012, Colfax Fluid Handling delivered a package of 21 Allweiler screw and centrifugal pumps for a bitumen production facility in Russia. The pumps are an important part of the plant, which is located in Novoshakhtinsk (Rostov region) and produces bitumen according to the "Biturox" process from Vienna-based Pörner Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH. The thirteen Allweiler screw pumps of the ...


    By ALLWEILER GmbH

  • Water well maintenance important to water quality

    A poorly maintained water well system can lead to poor water quality, so household water well owners should inform themselves of good water well maintenance practices, the National Ground Water Association said today. “Neglecting a water well system’s maintenance can have a direct impact on one’s health, so it’s important to stay on top of a water well system’s ...

  • Allweiler pumps for environmental compatibility and a clean engine room

    Allweiler will present innovative pump sealing technology at the Norshipping trade fair (stand C02-12). Screw pumps made by Allweiler AG are now available with a new opto-electronic module for clean and secure operation. Known as 'ALLSEAL”, this intelligent technology provides safety against uncontrolled leaks and detects wear of the mechanical seal as soon as it begins. The result is an ...


    By ALLWEILER GmbH

  • Fracking water quality concerns

    The extraction of natural gas from deep shale formation requires the use of hydraulic fracturing or ‘fracking', which involves injecting water and chemicals to rupture deep shale. A predicted boom in Michigan has raised public concerns about water supply, use and contamination. A new natural gas exploration and production boom could be starting in Michigan in the wake of a surprisingly ...

  • The New Verderflex Dura 45 Peristaltic Hose Pump

    Compact footprint with class leading performance Rugged design for the real world Patent pending innovative port flange design Stalled rotor protection guards against blockages and chokes Ideal for abrasive slurries, dry running liquid feeds, shear sensitive polymers, high viscosity sludge and dosing applications ...

  • Scottish water fined

    A sewage spill which contributed to the 2009 failure of the bathing water at Irvine Beach has resulted in a GBP6000 fine for Scottish Water. The microbiological sample taken of the water on 23 June 2009 was found to exceed 15,000 FC/100ml, greatly exceeding the mandatory standard of 2,000 FC/100ml. The water company pled guilty at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court last month to carrying on a ...

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