When you think of waste, you may focus on utilizing or obtaining unnecessary material items, or you could think about leftover food, sewage or water that runs down the drain or waste pipe. All of these examples would be accurate when it comes to describing a wastewater pump.
Simply put, a wastewater pump is responsible for transporting contaminated water, liquids, solid particles and organic or inorganic materials.
Let’s dive deeper into this subject, though…
What is a Wastewater Pump Used For?
Most industrial companies and factories have a need for a wastewater pump. Typical industries, such as mining, water extraction firms, food processing plants, sugar and metal industries and construction outlets typically need to dispose of and transport waste to another location through a wastewater pump.
There are major differences between industrial wastewater pumps and municipal wastewater pumps. In most cases, municipal wastewater pumps carry raw sewage and wastewater, whereas industrial waste water pumps are more likely to transport raw food, activated chemicals, digested materials and even storm water or sludge.
Choosing the Right Wastewater Pump
The decision to install or purchase a new wastewater pump is one that should be considered carefully. First, determine the ultimate plan and use for the pump and then consult with the experts at Miami Pump & Supply to make the best choice to suit your needs. Wastewater pump designs vary and include models with either a wet well or dry installation.
Ask yourself, do I need my wastewater pump to be installed as a submersible motor pump for water-filled areas or do I need a horizontal or vertical pump? There’s also the option to choose a clean water pump for industrial use.
Looking at the components of the wastewater pump is also helpful as it’s crucial to transport and discard waste in the most effective manner. There are several different types of impellers used, depending primarily on the fluid that will be transported. The choices include:
Luckily, you can take advantage of the expertise and experience of the staff at Miami Pump and Supply. We can guide you through the process of selecting just the right wastewater pump for your municipal area or business system.
Contact Miami Pump and Supply Today
Miami Pump & Supply is a stocking distributor for the industry’s leading manufacturers in electric pumps, hydraulic pumps, wastewater pumps and pool pumps in South Florida and the Caribbean. We supply pumps for purposes including, but not limited to, agriculture, pools, industry, residential irrigation, and commercial buildings. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you update your equipment and choose the type of pump to best suit your needs.