Tsurumi America appoints Tyrone Hipwell as new Northwest regional sales manager

Tyrone will oversee pump sales and support for the Northwest, and work with distributors to maximize customer relationships in the region, which includes Alaska. He brings a diverse technical and sales background to Tsurumi’s Salt Lake City office and is said to enjoy the company’s collaborative approach toward its customers. Tsurumi Pump announced Tyrone HipwellContinue reading “Tsurumi America appoints Tyrone Hipwell as new Northwest regional sales manager”

Pump considerations for upcoming infrastructure projects

Tsurumi Pump Northeast Regional Sales Manager Derek Jackson explains what qualities to look for in pumps that are used on infrastructure projects. The $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill signed into law in November will bring substantial new investments in infrastructure across the country. Most of the bill is dedicated to projects that will involve engineering andContinue reading “Pump considerations for upcoming infrastructure projects”

Beer, food, chemicals or sewage: Tsurumi’s process equipment offers the flexibility to improve any small-scale wastewater treatment plant operation

Regardless of its source, wastewater undergoes a surprisingly similar treatment process before it is released into the environment. Tsurumi process equipment — comprising bar screens, submersible mixers, aerators, scum skimmers and decanting pumps — is designed to economically, efficiently and durably handle it all. The next time you’re enjoying a refreshingly cold beer, feel freeContinue reading “Beer, food, chemicals or sewage: Tsurumi’s process equipment offers the flexibility to improve any small-scale wastewater treatment plant operation”

Tsurumi Pump hires new engineer to support expansion of new product lines

Pat Donahue will help lead the application support of new pPat Donahue will help lead the application support of new product lines and strengthen the company’s technical provision to customers and distributors. Tsurumi Pump has hired Donahue to support the expansion of new product offerings in the North American market, in particular its line ofContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump hires new engineer to support expansion of new product lines”

Tsurumi Pump announces Slater Blanchard as new regional sales manager for the Southwest

Blanchard will oversee pump sales for the Southwest, source equipment and materials, and work with distributors to maximize customer support. He cited the positive corporate culture at Tsurumi as the main factor that drew him to the company. Tsurumi Pump announced Slater Blanchard as its new regional sales manager for the Southwest. Blanchard has heldContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump announces Slater Blanchard as new regional sales manager for the Southwest”

Tsurumi Pumps power Japan’s first artificial competitive canoeing course

Large Tsurumi pumps are creating lifelike river rapids conditions for athletes to practice in. Manufactured at Tsurumi’s Yonago plant, the BG and SSP series pumps can weigh up to 10 tons and move enough water to fill a semi-Olympic-sized pool in just 1 minute. Tsurumi pumps are being used to power Japan’s first artificial canoeContinue reading “Tsurumi Pumps power Japan’s first artificial competitive canoeing course”

Tsurumi Pump anticipating increased demand in 2022 as it showcases its rugged range of pumps at World of Concrete

With senior personnel at its booth, the company will showcase several of its product lines suited for the demanding rigors of construction sites.   The manufacturer will also highlight its expanding network of technical support and reassure customers its stock levels are strong.  Tsurumi Pump will exhibit its lines of electric submersible pumps, engine pumps andContinue reading “Tsurumi Pump anticipating increased demand in 2022 as it showcases its rugged range of pumps at World of Concrete”

Years after their introduction, Tsurumi Pump is seeing an increased demand for automatic moisture-sensing pumps

Durable and well-built, electric probe-equipped pumps remove the need for an automated control panel to switch off the unit during unattended dewatering. This is regarded as a far more reliable solution than competing offerings relying on unstable floats. Tsurumi’s built-in electrode sensors prevent dry running, extending motor life while reducing noise and energy consumption. DewateringContinue reading “Years after their introduction, Tsurumi Pump is seeing an increased demand for automatic moisture-sensing pumps”

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 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”

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”