Apr 24 2024

The Benefits of Upgrading to Modern Grinder Pump Technology

The explosive popularity of environmentally friendly low-flow appliances and “flushable” products has wreaked havoc on sewage systems worldwide.┬áThe combination of┬áreduced water usage and increased solids content is causing significant clogging challenges, especially in pumps. The pump industry must react and adapt to provide reliable solutions as the wastewater stream changes. The grinder pump market exemplifies…

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Aug 18 2022

Dry Run Submersibles

Traditionally in the solids handling pump market, there are three main installation categories: submersible pumps, dry pit pumps, and dry run submersible pumps. Submersible and dry pit pumps have both held their respective corners of the market for quite some time, but the dry run submersible pump is a newer design that merges the two…

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Aug 17 2022

Efficiency Ratings

As the world continues to focus on energy efficiency, the pump industry has too. We have seen progress towards more energy conscious products in both clean water and wastewater. In clean water, it is most prevalent in the 2020 DOE Pump Efficiency requirements. While there has not been any formal requirements for efficiency in the…

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Jun 3 2021

Radial VS Axial Tech Note

Grinder Pump Technology Grinder pumps are an ideal solution for solids handling applications requiring high head and relatively low flow, particularly when pumping to a force main. They are often found in low pressure sewer systems, which features a network of grinder pumps often serving hundreds of individual residences, though they are also found in…

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