Sewage Pumps Articles

  • Straw Burning Power Plant - Case Study

    Straw Burning Power Plant ...


    By Civil Engineering Safety Ltd

  • Surge anticipator eliminates pipe breakage in central Saanich - Case Study

    Their Challenge Central Saanich District has a medium-sized, widely dispersed sewage collection system that sends sewage for treatment to the regional wastewater treatment plant. One of its facilities pumps sewage through a 12” (300 mm) asbestos cement forcemain to a sewer siphon several kilometers away. Due to aging infrastructure and surges from pumps stopping and power failures, ...


    By Singer Valve Inc.

  • Singer valve prevents surges at sewage lift station - Case Study

    Their Challenge When choosing the best spot for the Casa Loma lift station near Kelowna, B.C., the Regional District of Central Okanagan chose a scenic location next to Lake Okanagan. As the sole pump station in that area, it pumps raw sewage 210 feet (64 m) higher than the sanitary sewer trunk. But, with such high pressure and two large pumps, the pump station required extra protection ...


    By Singer Valve Inc.

  • Major wastewater treatment plant works to serve urban metropolis - Stonecutters Island, Hong Kong - Case Study

    Project type Wastewater Area served Urban; densely populated Population served 5,000,000 Status Complete (2017) The large-scale wastewater treatment plant on Stonecutters Island was upgraded and extended to handle wastewater treatment for over five million Hong Kong residents as part of ...


    By Biwater

  • What is The Difference Between Submersible and Immersible Pumps?

    These terms can often be confused though the distinction is fairly obvious. Submersible pumps are complete units, including the motor, and the whole can be totally submerged whereas immersible pumps are mounted in vertical position with the motor above the liquid and the pump end extended below the liquid level. ...


    By Crest Pumps Ltd.

  • Common Mistakes When Installing a Sanitary System

      Even the most experienced pump installer can make mistakes when installing a sanitary pump system. To overcome this, we will discuss here important techniques that, if performed during the installation of a ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Street Elbow Introduction

      A street elbow is a type of plumbing or plumbing connection intended to join a piece of pipe and another corner fitting. The difference between a street bend and a regular bend is the nature of the connections at each end.   A regular elbow has a female connector or FIP connection at both ends. A hub ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Overview of Sanitary Pump

    Sanitary pumps involve the delivery of all human contact products such as pharmaceuticals, dairy products, beverages, food products, cosmetics, food additives, fine chemicals and the like. There are four types of sanitary, centrifugal, volumetric, jet and air pumps. Centrifugal pumps apply centrifugal force to create velocity, using a rotating wheel to increase speed and push fluid through the ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Sanitary Pump Application

    Sanitary pumps involve the delivery of all human contact products such as pharmaceuticals, dairy products, beverages, foodstuffs, cosmetics, food additives, fine chemicals and the like. There are four basic types of sanitary pumps, centrifugal, volumetric, jet and air. Centrifugal ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Extended CSO control storage: what could possibly go wrong?

    The Thames Tideway Tunnel (TTT), is one of the main components of the London Tideway Improvements Programme, designed to capture combined sewer overflows (CSOs) which currently discharge untreated combined sewage into the tidal river Thames. CSO discharges would be stored in the tunnel until there is capacity at Beckton sewage treatment works (STW), to accept, for treatment, pumped sewage from ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Eastney -  Horsham, West Sussex - Case Study

    Project summary: ERG was contracted by Southern Water to provide increased air extraction and upgraded odour control at the Eastney Headworks site in Portsmouth. Key project data: The upgrade works more than doubled the extracted air flowrate to the odour control unit from 20,700m3/hr to 48,500m3/hr was completed with live sewage flow ...

  • Site acceptance test 12 inch sewer bypass pumps

    Following a European call for tender during the summertime, we were awarded the contract to supply several sewage and flood control pumps. One of the key requirements was an official SAT (Site Acceptance Test). Recently, we successfully completed the first delivery of 12 inch sewage pumps including piping. This video shows how easy it is to set up the complete installation.  Some of the key ...


    By BBA Pumps North America

  • Pumping Wastewater into Existing Pressure Sewer

    Romtec Utilities designs, manufactures, and supplies pumping systems for many different applications. Our systems include all structural, all mechanical, all electrical, and all communications systems in a single purchase. Many of our systems are designed and supplied to handle sewage and wastewater flows in a lift station design. In many scenarios, these lift stations ...


    By Romtec Utilities Inc.

  • Impact of floods, hurricanes and storms

    What happens to the water network in the wake of hurricanes and floods? Just days after Hurricane Harvey dumped over 50 inches of rain on the American state of Texas causing the deaths of 60 people and delivering billions of dollars worth of damage to homes and property, Hurricane Irma has wreaked havoc in the Caribbean with the most powerful Atlantic storm in recorded history. ...


    By Detectronic Ltd

  • Pump Station call outs a thing of the past - Case Study

    It’s 2:00 AM and a telephone rings in Eckville, Alberta. Rick McKinnon checks the display on his cell phone and groans. It’s another high level call out alarm from one of the town’s new sewage lift stations. He knows before he drives there that the system will be running on floats instead of the new ultrasonic level controller. ...


    By Greyline Instruments Inc.

  • Greyline provides end-to-end solution for wastewater treatment plant - Case Study

    Wastewater treatment is a vitally important process. Just ask The Township of Edwardsburgh/Cardinal’s Assistant Chief Water and Sewer Operator, Eric Wemerman. “For a community to keep everyone’s trust, you want to make sure you’re operating a good system.” Eric continues “It’s important for health reasons, when people flush their toilets you need to get ...


    By Greyline Instruments Inc.

  • The Flushability of Flushable Wet Wipes

    Whether used to remove cosmetics, clean a baby or wipe food and debris from the kitchen counter, a growing number of consumers are purchasing flushable wet wipes for their household needs. In fact, The Atlantic reported personal wet wipe sales reached an estimated $2.2 billion last year, and Euromonitor International’s market tracker predicts 3-percent growth in sales volume of wet ...

  • Bespoke wastewater solutions and technical support from Kingspan Klargester

    For over 60 years, Kingspan Klargester has designed and manufactured innovative ways to effectively treat, pump and separate wastewater. We offer fully compliant and trusted wastewater solutions for the leisure, public, hospitality, transport and other commercial sectors. Our product portfolio includes sewage treatment plants, oil/fuel separators, pumping stations and grease separators. Our ...


    By Kingspan Water & Energy

  • Meanwhile in the Yaldhurst Quarry

    The BA150E is a pump of a different caliber, this multifunctional 6-inch unit is by far the most popular model in the BBA vacuum assisted dewatering range. This pump is a true all-rounder. With a capacity of up to 2090 US GPM (475 m3/hour) and a free passage of 3,15 inch (80 mm), it is used globally in a wide range of applications.  ...


    By BBA Pumps North America

  • Pumping Stations, Your Options

    There are many things to consider when thinking about pumping systems in developments, our Pumping Stations Manager talks through the options. Along with budgets, there are many factors to consider when choosing the right pumping station for a development, such as; Technical specifications – how much effluent is the pumping station going to need to remove? ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

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