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 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”

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”

Tsurumi Pumps Help Restore Fish Habitats in Oregon River

Upriver fish migration is one of nature’s most fascinating journeys. In northwestern Oregon, every year hundreds of thousands of fish take the perilous trip from the Pacific Ocean up the Columbia River and into its tributaries, returning to their place of birth to spawn and renew their life’s cycle. Since the roundtrip is done onlyContinue reading “Tsurumi Pumps Help Restore Fish Habitats in Oregon River”

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 the foundation for a 100,000-square foot commercial building on a 40-acre lot. Due to an extremely rough season for weather, every time it would getContinue reading “Solving an Inefficient Dewatering System”

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 a dewatering system to Schiavone Construction Co. LLC of Secaucus, N.J. Schiavone had been awarded a $101.6-million contract to construct shafts for the Delaware AqueductContinue reading “The Hudson River Project”

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, the company purchased two Tsurumi KRS822 pumps to add to its rental fleet, knowing the pumps could operate in small spaces with high-volume performance, whichContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump Offers Solutions for Small Spaces”

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 dilemma at Cherry Dam, which is part of the Hetch Hetchy Regional Water System, located three and a half hours east of San Francisco onContinue reading “Submersible Pumps Provide Environmental Conservation at Cherry Dam”

Rental Pumps Crucial in Northern Illinois Flood Cleanup Efforts

Rental companies worked to meet the needs of flood-ravaged towns in northern Illinois, where heavy rains caused the Fox and Des Plaines rivers to swell to a historic degree during the month of July. Lee Jensen Sales and Burris Equipment used Tsurumi pumps to move floodwater out of homes, waterways, public parks and municipal buildings.Continue reading “Rental Pumps Crucial in Northern Illinois Flood Cleanup Efforts”

Pumping La Primavera

Pump project replicates Colombian river system in luxury shopping center Above: La Primavera Urbana, a luxury Colombian shopping center, replicated an Andes Mountains river system during a seven-month project. La Primavera Urbana is one of Colombia’s newest luxury shopping centers and home to one of the most ambitious water features in South America. Effectively replicatingContinue reading “Pumping La Primavera”