Wastewater Pumps

Xylem won a Ringier Technology Innovation award in China for its Flygt The Optimal Pump station (TOP) technology. A panel of experts from across the pumps and valves industry... more
Pump Solutions Group (PSG) has been selected as a recipient of a Silver Award in the annual PR World Awards program. The 2014 PR World Awards program encompasses the world’s... more
Xylem announced that it is expanding its bank of Godwin brand high head dewatering pumps to cater for increased rental. Xylem made the announcement at the opening day of the... more
At the newly expanded 30-million-gal-per-day (mgd) wastewater treatment facility in American Fork, Utah, Landia completed a successful pump and mixer retrofit that... more
A little more than three years ago, Crane Pumps & Systems Submersible Product team met with a group of water treatment operators and managers to discuss a growing problem... more
The U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics attributes a total of 330 worker fatalities to accidental electrocutions in 2011 and 2012 alone. In areas where employees work directly... more
Nestled amid the Crab Orchard Mountains and home of the Obed Wild and Scenic River, Frozen Head State Park and Lone Mountain State Forest, the city of Wartburg, Tenn., has a... more
When Veolia Water needed to replace an aging mechanical diaphragm pump for a chemical application at its Simcoe Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP), the company decided to make... more
The city of Hot Springs, Ark., is undergoing a comprehensive upgrade to its municipal wastewater infrastructure. The program focuses on 16 projects referenced in a rate study... more
Wastewater pump clogging issues caused by “flushables”—consumer products like wipes that are often marketed as safe for flushing—are well documented. But that does not mean... more
The Adams Field Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Little Rock, Ark., receives wastewater from 63,000 homes and businesses. Designed in 1961 for primary treatment, the... more
Located in Dalarna in central Sweden, a wastewater pumping station has a Flygt pump NP3102 MT 464 and a competitor pump with a premium efficiency motor. The station was built... more
Atlantic City (NJ) Sewerage Company (ACSC), a private utility with 7,500 connections in and around the “Boardwalk” casino district, keeps a keen eye trained on operating... more
The EZstrip transfer pump provides a quick way to disassemble, de-rag and maintain a progressive cavity pump in place, reducing maintenance time by more than 93%. The pump offers direct access to the... more
  • The EZstrip transfer pump provides a quick way to disassemble, de-rag and maintain a progressive cavity pump in place, reducing maintenance time by more than 93%. The pump offers direct access to the... more
  • Zoeller Engineered Products offers a selection of submersible solids handling pumps in sizes from 1 to 100 hp. Finned castings, oil filled housings and non-overloading windings enable the motor to... more
  • Fairbanks Nijhuis supplies split-case fire pumps that meet NFPA, EN, VAS and APSAD standards in full, as well as being UL listed and FM- and VdS-approved. Fire pump sets are available with an... more
  • The Myers WG20/WGX20 Series are rugged 2-hp submersible centrifugal grinder pumps designed for residential, light commercial or industrial applications. It is especially suited for use in pressure... more
  • Fairbanks Nijhuis’s more than 130 years of experience with the design, sales and manufacturing of centrifugal pumps has led to the 2500/1500 Series. These modern pumps have a clean, straightforward... more
  • Myers 3R and 3RX (hazardous location) submersible wastewater pumps are designed for when difficult-to-pump fibrous or stringy solids are to be expected. The 3R/3RX series provides smooth, vibration-... more
  • The HPE Series offers a low cost of ownership, using a premium-efficient, oil-filled motor. This allows for not only less power consumption, but also decreased operating temperatures and permanently... more
  • Fairbanks Nijhuis Series 4500C, 4600CE and 4700E vortex hard metal pumps use a fully recessed impeller that is ideally suited for grit applications with high concentrations of solids and sludge. more
  • The new MA 300 Series Aplex pump offers ease of maintenance and user-friendly designs. A wide range of optional configurations is used on each application to fit customers’ needs. Each pump is also... more
  • Hydromatic’s 2-hp HPG(L)X pumps are designed for onsite residential sewage discharge applications with a pH ranging from 6 to 9, specific gravities from 0.9 to 1.1, viscosities ranging from 28 to 35... more
Pump Source Spring 2014
When the Virginia Wastewater Facility needed to reline its 7.5-acre treatment pond in 2007, it chose XR-3 at the recommendation of the design firm... more
Structure owners and users are becoming increasingly aware of the liabilities and the costs of corrosion. Carrying out remedial work—particularly on... more
Organizations treating and disposing hydraulic fracturing wastewater generate new revenue and improve operations with cost-effective, reliable oil-... more
Energy is the single highest operating cost in a wastewater treatment plant, with energy to operate blowers for aeration being the single highest... more
Thursday, May 15, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST Webinar Overview: Corrosion is the most critical issue facing water pressure projects today. Project... more
March 6, 2014  2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST Membrane systems for treating drinking water keep evolving, and the recent introduction of the MEMCOR CPII... more

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The Water & Wastes Digest staff invites industry professionals to nominate the water and wastewater projects they deem most remarkable and innovative for recognition in the Annual Reference Guide issue. All projects must have been in the design or construction phase over the last 18 months.

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