Tsurumi Pump to highlight new AVANT Series of customizable, explosion-proof pumps at WEFTEC 2021

The pump manufacturer will also showcase its sewage and wastewater pump lines, along with its wide range of process equipment. The company will have several demos in tanks and short videos explaining how its unique products work. Visitors to Tsurumi’s booth will learn they can order tailor-made AVANT pumps from the factory, configured to matchContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump to highlight new AVANT Series of customizable, explosion-proof pumps at WEFTEC 2021”

Tsurumi Pump to display rental equipment strength at The ARA Show 2021

The manufacturer will showcase several of its product lines suited for the demanding day-to-day needs of the rental market. It will also highlight its automatic moisture-sensing technology, which helps contractors save labor and time at the job site. Tsurumi will be exhibiting its line of electric submersible pumps, engine pumps, and generators at The ARAContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump to display rental equipment strength at The ARA Show 2021”

Tsurumi to highlight short product lead times and showcase robust electric submersible pump lines at MINExpo 2021

The pump manufacturer will display several of its product lines suited for handling the rigors of mining. It will also use the event to reassure customers that stock levels are strong, meaning competitive delivery times unaffected by the current turmoil in global supply chains. Tsurumi’s team will be on standby at the company’s booth toContinue reading “Tsurumi to highlight short product lead times and showcase robust electric submersible pump lines at MINExpo 2021”

2021 Craft Brewers Conference: Tsurumi Pump’s process equipment to help brewers develop efficient and cost-effective wastewater management plan

The company will feature a wide array of products designed to handle the pretreatment of wastewater, such as aerators, mixers and agitators. Tsurumi will also offer extensive information on a variety of other products, such as fine bar screens, designed to catch grain and other solids that come through in the brewing process, and corrosionContinue reading “2021 Craft Brewers Conference: Tsurumi Pump’s process equipment to help brewers develop efficient and cost-effective wastewater management plan”

Tsurumi’s automatic bar screen proves ideal solution for wastewater plant in southeast Michigan

A Tsurumi KW bar screen ended the problem of frequently clogged pumps at the wastewater treatment plant of Port Austin, in Michigan’s Huron County. Previous screens were being manually cleared three times a day; solid waste is now automatically retrieved, with no risk of disintegration into the sewage. Tsurumi’s installation cost around 10% of theContinue reading “Tsurumi’s automatic bar screen proves ideal solution for wastewater plant in southeast Michigan”

Well dewatering done well: What to consider when planning the job

Planning and choosing the right pumps are crucial for a well-executed dewatering operation. Tsurumi Pump’s Western Regional Sales Manager Jeff Davis discusses how to maximize efficiency and avoid unexpected costs. What is temporary well dewatering and what are some examples? Jeff Davis: Temporary well dewatering is a technique used for temporarily lowering the groundwater tableContinue reading “Well dewatering done well: What to consider when planning the job”

Tsurumi B Series pumps integral to Aquascape’s overhaul of a 1-acre pond at the Mabery Gelvin Botanical Gardens in Illinois

After nearly 50 years, an artificial pond in the central part of the state had become silted-up and stagnant and required an intervention. Following dredging and redesign, two Tsurumi pumps with high-solids handling capabilities were installed to ensure good flow and oxygenation at all times. “Essentially, we’ve built a whole new ecosystem, with the TsurumiContinue reading “Tsurumi B Series pumps integral to Aquascape’s overhaul of a 1-acre pond at the Mabery Gelvin Botanical Gardens in Illinois”

Tsurumi to put robust engineering on display at World of Concrete 2021

Tsurumi Pump will exhibit a broad selection of dewatering and trash pumps, and a cutaway of its popular HS2.4S electric submersible pump. Attendees will have a chance to take an in-depth look at the company’s leading engineering practices and interact with senior staff at the event. Tsurumi Pump will bring its industry-leading portfolio of generalContinue reading “Tsurumi to put robust engineering on display at World of Concrete 2021”

Tsurumi LH Series pumps save Illinois coal mine dewatering costs

An estimated $90,000 in annual savings results from the less-expensive initial purchase and regular servicing costs of the Tsurumi units. Three Tsurumi LH-6110 pumps replaced the previous system three years ago and, despite the harsh application, the pump motors have never failed. A coal mine in central Illinois is making huge annual savings of approximatelyContinue reading “Tsurumi LH Series pumps save Illinois coal mine dewatering costs”

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 and crushed stone are the most commonly mined materials worldwide for a reason: mixed with substances such as bitumen and cement, they provide the strength,Continue reading “What to consider when choosing pumps for quarry applications”

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, officials decided on using Tsurumi aerators before dredging, and they soon proved highly effective in properly oxygenating the water and reducing ammonia/nitrogen to adequate levels.Continue reading “Tsurumi TRN aerators help Illinois town avoid dredging up the past”

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 about our new products, innovative solutions, expert dealer network, valued customers, maintenance advice, and of course, some of the most interesting pumping stories around.  Now we will be able to share news about Tsurumi Pump and the greater pumping world asContinue reading “Welcome to BUILT FOR WORK”

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 pooling from cascading over its flat roof during the project’s final six months of construction. Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, it has been no surpriseContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump Helps Bring Arts Building to Life in Massachusetts”

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 pumps from other brands with Tsurumi, citing quality, reliability and price as their reasons. Managing water is perhaps the most challenging aspect in the diggingContinue reading “Mexican Mine Uses Tsurumi Robust GSZ-150-4 Pumps for Powerful Dewatering”

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 northern California. The Oroville area, about an hour’s drive north of the state’s capital of Sacramento, became famous for fortune seekers in the middle 19thContinue reading “Tsurumi Pumps Support Wildlife Restoration Work in Northern California”

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 choice for contractors. Choosing the right pump for dewatering applications is crucial to ensure maximum performance and cost effectiveness. There are two broad categories of pumps: dieselContinue reading “Why Choose an Electric Pump?”

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 Pacific Northwest rivers Electric submersible pumps proved to be the ideal solution to keeping the work area dry, getting the job done faster Contracted byContinue reading “Tsurumi Pumps Help Restore Fish Habitats in Oregon River”

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 sites can be in the form of trenches, pits, caissons, cofferdams and more. For all of these forms, one important environmental factor to consider whenContinue reading “Selecting the Right Submersible Pump for Construction Dewatering”

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 is in session, a significant amount of sewage is pumped. Even when the summer camp isn’t in session, there are private residences that require aContinue reading “Delta Electro Power Solves Campground Clogging with Tsurumi Cutter Pumps”

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 flowing. One of the largest gold mining companies in Nevada was experiencing pump breakdowns during its operation, ceasing work while the company worked to makeContinue reading “Nevada Mining Company Installs Tsurumi Pumps to Supply Mill with Water”