Full Stainless Steel Pump Set From Local Specialist

Pump specialist and local Sykes distributor Integrated Pump Rental is breaking new floor for customers in corrosive environments, providing a pump resolution that is constructed entirely from stainless-steel.
According to Steve du Toit, rental improvement manager at Integrated Pump Rental. whereas the pumps themselves or pump parts are generally out there in stainless-steel, the market has not yet made one thing like this readily available.
“Our give consideration to particular customer requirements, constructed to order in our trendy workshop, has led us to develop a fully stainless steel resolution – from the tank and skid to the lifting frame and other elements,” says du Toit. “We have seen a definite curiosity in the market for this build design, as customers see the worth in having this corrosion resistant material in all elements of the pump set.”
He notes that the preliminary curiosity has come from the mining sector, where mine water being pumped is commonly acidic. However, Billion expects additional curiosity from the chemical and process industries the place corrosive liquids are pumped and saved.
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“The design is based on our ‘total solution’ method, where we contemplate the complete software and its challenges,” he says. “While the upfront cost of stainless-steel is clearly higher, the value gained by the customer in terms of longevity and reliability far outweigh this.”
Among the applications is open pit dewatering the place there are low pH levels in the water, in addition to coastal purposes the place salt water and air cause fast rusting of delicate steel. Integrated Pump Rental has already efficiently placed a stainless-steel unit in a coastal application, the place it’s performing well.
“Different grades of stainless-steel are used within the design, relying on which components have the most contact with the acidic medium,” he says. “A vary of supplies is due to this fact employed to suit each application, and to realize optimum efficiency on the best cost.”
This customized engineering is made attainable by the company’s vary of technical expertise and specialist expertise that resides in its individuals. This in-house experience consists of draughting, fabrication and pump meeting, making use of coded welders and certified boilermakers. Depending on the application, the stainless-steel build can be equipped on a road trailer or with a site trolley.

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