Solving Costly Clogging Issues at Inkster’s Lift Station

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Barnes® SH Series Solution SITE/LOCATION: 1 MGD CSO triplex lift station (Inkster,MI) outfitted with three Flygt CP3102 5HP 230v/3Ph pumps for 350gpm @ 23 FT TD PROBLEM: Persistent clogging of impellers caused by accumulation of typical household items demanded around-the-clock attention to keep the station running. Inkster’s Lift Station connects into Detroit Sanitary Sewer System and therefore when pumps clog the overflow is diverted to a retention pond. The wastewater from the pond is vacuumed and transported to the treatment …