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”


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”

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”

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”

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 doors in 1997 at its Santa Rosa location and has since opened a new brewery and tasting facility in nearby Windsor. The brewery has wonContinue reading “Russian River Brewing Deploys Tsurumi Aerators to Treat Wastewater”

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”

Tsurumi Partners with Hoffman Crew for Season 8 of Gold Rush

Tsurumi Pumps’ products will be featured on the eighth season of Gold Rush, the popular Discovery reality series that follows the exploits of 316 Mining. The Oregon-based mining company chose Tsurumi as its exclusive provider of pumping equipment, which includes numerous pumps, variable frequency drives and custom-built pontoons. Tsurumi also offered extensive engineering consultation onContinue reading “Tsurumi Partners with Hoffman Crew for Season 8 of Gold Rush”

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”