We have seen a lot of water pumps over the years, and most of them fall into distinct categories. Grundfos, however, now offers a pump that is in its own category. It is called the S-tube. The S-Tube is designed for wastewater processing, and combines the designs of a few different types of pump to … [Read more...] about Is the Grundfos S-tube the Wastewater Pump of the Future?
Peristaltic pumps are important to the mining industry. In South Africa, they are playing a major role in rebalancing the pH of water in and around the mines. South Africa is a different situation than WA, but it does serve as a warning for what can happen here in WA if the mining industry isn't … [Read more...] about Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps Repair Mining Damage to Water
We import water pumps from all over the world into Australia. RAN pumps are made in Istanbul, Turkey, and sold on every continent. They specialise in diaphragm pumps, and manufacture both air operated and electro-mechanical diaphragm pumps. Diaphragm pumps are used in many industries, such as food, … [Read more...] about Manufacturer Spotlight: RAN Double Diaphragm Pumps
The short answer: Verder peristaltic pumps. Western Australia has benefited greatly from the mining boom, and we have seen the movement of Verder peristaltic pumps go “off the charts” for mining applications. But slurry pumping for the mining industry is only one use for Verder peristaltic pumps. … [Read more...] about What do the Mining Industry, Wastewater Treatment, and a Good Cup of Coffee Have in Common?
When unexpected flooding strikes and you need the perfect pump to remove residual water, Pump Solutions Australasia is here with exactly what you need and the best pumps in Australia. Based in Perth in the western half of the country, we supply a variety of different pumps for any occasion including … [Read more...] about Wake of the Flood: The LH Series
When it comes to moving large amounts of water, slurry, or any kind of liquid, the best thing to have is a good quality pump and Pump Solutions Australasia is just the company to supply you with that. Located in Perth in Western Australia, we offer a wide range of pumps for many different … [Read more...] about Better Pumps for Sewage: BE, BZ, and PU Series
Water circulator pumps are notorious for wasting energy, but the MAGNA3 series from Grundfos has changed everything. Toward the end of 2012, the Danish Design Awards were held at the Danish Design Centre in Copenhagen, Denmark. Awards were given to pumps in six different categories. The MAGNA3 won … [Read more...] about Award-Winning Grundfos MAGNA3 Pump Series Sets the Standard
Pump Solutions Australasia offers a vast number of different pumps, including vacuum, centrifugal, peristaltic, and submersible pumps. Located in Western Australia, specifically in Perth, we bring you only the highest quality pumps, parts, and accessories. We also provide specialised repair services … [Read more...] about The Pumps of the Deep: KTZ & KTV
If you’re trying to transport any heavy liquid, a slurry pump is often the best choice. Slurry pumps use centrifugal force to increase the pressure of slurry, or a liquefied heavy solid. By converting electrical energy into potential and kinetic energy, the machine can easily transport heavy … [Read more...] about The Best Way to Transport Industrial Liquids? Definitely Slurry Pumps!
Not only do we have a full line of submersible pumps, vacuum pumps, and water pumps for all residential applications, we also have access to large, powerful, high volume commercial pumps which can move huge quantities of water or waste water. This post is about the larger pumps that it takes to move … [Read more...] about Will You Soon Be Drinking Desalinated Seawater?
Pump Solutions Australasia carries a full line of water booster pumps for fighting fires in your commercial building. Most commercial buildings have an in-house fire-fighting system because it can save lives and it can save your business from huge losses associated with fires. We carry the Lowara … [Read more...] about Fire-fighting Pump Systems from Pump Solutions Australasia
In part 1, we covered some different pumps. In this article, we will continue to introduce you to the various pumps we offer in Australia. Always remember to contact us by phone or email if you have any questions we can answer. This is meant to be a very general guide to give consumers an idea of … [Read more...] about A Simple Guide to Pumps: Part 2
One of our favourite lines of water pumps is from Denmark, Northern Europe. The company’s name is Grundfos. Grundfos has been making pumps since 1945. They have a long-standing reputation for quality workmanship and impeccable engineering. As you may know from our Manufacturers page, Pump Solutions … [Read more...] about Introducing the Grundfos MAGNA3 Line of Circulator Pumps
There is almost as much information about water pumps as there are water pumps. This can make it tough to decide which one is right for the job. There are a lot of subsets for pumps, too. Home pumps are rather simple, while pumps for industrial use bring many variables into the picture. When it … [Read more...] about Which Water Pump is Right for You?
A submersible pump, also called an electric submersible pump, is a pump that can be fully submerged in water. The motor is hermetically sealed and close-coupled to the body of the pump. A submersible pump pushes water to the surface by converting rotary energy into kinetic energy into pressure … [Read more...] about How Submersible Pumps Work: Advantages and Disadvantages of Submersible Pumps
The Basics Centrifugal pumps use an impeller to create a low pressure zone at the impellers eye or open inlet, which is rotating. The pressure in the eye of the impeller is now lower than the atmosphere pressure acting on the product being pumped. As a result the water/product will flow into the … [Read more...] about Centrifugal Pumps Explained
Basements are great for storage and even extra living space, but they can also present a lot of risk for floods, especially during rainy season. Sump pumps help keep water from collecting in your home or factory basement and are available in two types: submersible and cantilever. Here are the … [Read more...] about 5 Advantages of a Submersible Pump
In today’s competitive business environment, equipment such as pumps are often “maxed out” with 24-hour continuous heavy-duty operation. In addition, the operating conditions are less than ideal, causing equipment to degrade significantly. In an application such as a chemical plant, one pump ceasing … [Read more...] about Tips to Make Your Pump Last Longer
Pumps have come a long way since 2000 BC, when the Egyptians invented a simple device for fetching water called a shadoof. The shadoof was made out of a bucket, a rod and a weight. Though not a mechanical marvel, the shadoof is generally accepted as the first pump and would serve as the only pump … [Read more...] about The Origin of the Air-Operated Double Diaphragm Pump
Fire pumps are especially important because they maintain a safety net in case of a fire emergency. Because of this importance, you should make sure that the pumps are working the way that they are supposed to. In addition, you want your pump to last as long as it possibly can to reduce the cost of … [Read more...] about Extending the Life of your Fire Pump