Reiner designs submersible pumps in the tri-state area.
Submersible pumps have come a long way in the past 10-15 years. They have become mainstream with innovations that have improved their reliability, function, and application. 250HP+ applications are now normal considerations. As in any pump consideration, do your homework. Things like efficiency, solid size, impeller design, motor design and efficiency, pump and parts availability, service network, engineering support, and many other traits are all important.
Sulzer-ABS; CT & SC
ABS has lead the innovation of the submersible wastewater pump market for over 30 years, with the first semi-open impeller designs, closed-loop cooling, and premium efficient motors. Their latest Contrablock-Plus impeller designs in single and two vane designs are leading the world in anti-ragging capability and efficiencies.
Products: XFP & XRW.
Grundfos’ latest SL and SLV pumps are making a name for themselves in the submersible wastewater market. Their innovative S-tube impeller is solving many clogging issues. Their Packaged Lift Station (PLS) is a great packaged product utilizing their SL, SLV and SEG pumps. Also pump products from Morris, Chicago and Yeomans.
Franklin Electric’s new NC non-clog line is available to 10HP, and utilizes a proven semi-open impeller design for great solids performance.