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What to consider when choosing pumps for quarry applications
Managing water is one of the most consequential aspects in sand and gravel-processing operations — to achieve optimum results, employing the right pumps is key. Aggregates such as sand, gravel …
Tsurumi TRN aerators help Illinois town avoid dredging up the past
A lagoon wastewater system in Teutopolis, Illinois, was challenged with meeting new pollutant standards; the town faced a lengthy and expensive dredging project to overhaul it. Instead, after evaluating options, …
Welcome to BUILT FOR WORK
Hello and welcome to Tsurumi America’s new BUILT FOR WORK content website, a place to learn about new pumping technologies, fascinating projects, watch educational videos and so much more.  Over the years we have shared a tremendous number of stories with you …
Tsurumi Pump Helps Bring Arts Building to Life in Massachusetts
Pumps donated by Tsurumi enabled the construction of the 17,000 sq ft Performing Arts Building by dewatering waterlogged soil for 24/7 over 19 months. Further pump donations are preventing rainwater …
Mexican Mine Uses Tsurumi Robust GSZ-150-4 Pumps for Powerful Dewatering
A mining facility in the state of Chihuahua has built its dewatering system using 80 Tsurumi pumps exclusively, including six GSZ-150-4 pumps. Over the last decade the mine has replaced …
Tsurumi Pumps Support Wildlife Restoration Work in Northern California
The California Gold Rush may have ended over 150 years ago, but its effects can still be seen in rivers and surrounding land that it took place in stretches of …
Why Choose an Electric Pump?
Electric submersible pumps have numerous advantages over fuel and diesel-driven pumps, making them the top choice for construction, mining and utility projects. Here are five reasons they are the first …
Tsurumi Pumps Help Restore Fish Habitats in Oregon River
Six KRS2-B6 submersible pumps worked 24/7 to support salmon and steelhead habitat restoration work in a Columbia River tributary Human activity has contributed to significant declines in fish runs in …
Selecting the Right Submersible Pump for Construction Dewatering
Whether the pump is using a motor or engine is just one important consideration. Many construction sites require the excavation of materials, such as soil, rock, sand and clay. These …
Delta Electro Power Solves Campground Clogging with Tsurumi Cutter Pumps
A large campground in Killingly, Connecticut, was experiencing pump problems at its summer campsite that houses around 15,000 people with cottages surrounding a lake. During the summer months, when camp …
Nevada Mining Company Installs Tsurumi Pumps to Supply Mill with Water
Water plays a critical role in the gold mining process. Supplying water to the mill process consistently on a daily basis is an important factor in keeping the mine production …
Pocono Township Overcomes Clogs
Larger particles in wastewater are often unavoidable and lead to clogging of the pump. With more hygiene and cleaning products being considered “flushable,” these costly clogging issues are becoming more …
Russian River Brewing Deploys Tsurumi Aerators to Treat Wastewater
Russian River Brewing Company in downtown Santa Rosa, California, is a renowned brewery that is best known for its award-winning IPA beer, Pliny the Elder. The company first opened its …
Solving an Inefficient Dewatering System
Schneider Excavating of Elgin, Illinois was hired by Hargrave Builders of South Elgin, Illinois, to manage the dirt and water removal on a new project located in Carpentersville, Illinois: laying …
Cutting Through the Clog
A Brief History of Clogs The pumping industry has faced a growing predicament over the last 25 years. As conservation efforts have lowered overall water consumption, aging pumping systems have …
The Hudson River Project
A pump service proposes to design & supply a dewatering system In September 2013, Pump Service and Supply of Troy in Troy, N.Y., presented a proposal to design and supply …
Tsurumi Cutter Pumps Bring New Advancements to New Holland Borough
New Holland Borough in Pennsylvania was experiencing repeated issues with nuisance clogs, which created work hazards for maintenance crews and affected operations of their sewage pumping stations, causing the Borough …
Tsurumi Pump Offers Solutions for Small Spaces
Chandler, Ind.-based KM Specialty Pumps and Systems saw an opportunity to drive sales in the power plant industry when they had a recent uptick in rental in that space.  So, …
Submersible Pumps Provide Environmental Conservation at Cherry Dam
Upgrading a system at a dam while also protecting the fish and wildlife in an area can be a challenge. The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (PUC) recently faced this …
The Benefits of Titanium Pumps
Progress in pump design and manufacturing processes have made titanium pumps a viable option. Not every pump is right for every application. That’s why it is important to accurately define …