Your pocket guide to purchasing dewatering pumps!

Your pocket guide to purchasing dewatering pumps!

Are you thinking of buying dewatering pumps any time soon? Do you think you are prepared to make the right decision?

 

It isn’t rocket science but simply a few things that you need to be aware of. In this blog, we will be discussing a list of key considerations while buying dewatering pumps.

 

Ready and curious?

 

Have a look at the list below:

1. Durability:

Dewatering pumps are required to perform reliably, even when it comes to extreme environments. Hence, it is imperative that the selected pump is tried & tested one. Not only this, but it should be made sure that the pump is capable of withstanding changeable as well as tough working conditions the very minute it is turned on.

In addition to all this, dewatering pumps should not get clogged up or face the problem of dry running. If there is a situation where a pump gets clogged, then it will lead to a reduction in the flow of the water that is being pumped. So, when clogging occurs, it will result in affecting the performance. Moreover, if this situation is allowed to be continued for an extended period, then it will cause the pump to ultimately burn out. Users aren’t pumping water that is perfectly clean very often. Therefore, some elements of clogging become a hazard for the task at hand.

In order to protect the customers against such problems, all great and leading manufacturers are continually looking at the positioning of the pump parts. This is majorly specific to the inlet holes as well as passing areas. Therefore, before choosing a dewatering pump the users should ask about what kind of steps the manufacturer is taking to avoid clogging and guaranteeing consistent performance against dry running.

 

2. Size and movement:

These days water pumps are being developed to be lighter as well as smaller. Apart from this, they are being manufactured in a way where they can be easier to move and transport both between and on work sites. At the same time, all the buyers out there should also take their time for ensuring that they are selecting a dewatering pump that is suitable for use on multiple sites where the pumps might be working. They should also look for pumps that include built-in features that can enhance the movement as well as safety. When it comes to larger pumps, many times they can go for integrated trailer options. Not only this, but they have also integrated lifting beams or/and forklift slots.

So, at the time of making the final decision, the buyers should be asking as to what options the manufacturer has added to help and assist the safe movement of the dewatering pump from site to site, or within the location where it is required. The ease of movement will also make it easy for the pumps to be operated by unskilled labor.

 

4. Ease of service:

Keeping in mind that downtime is lost time, buyers should choose pumps with a combination of easy of service and high-reliability quotient. Service needs to be completed at a job site or remotely. That’s why the availability of the service back-up should be majorly considered.

To know more, write to us @ dpplin@darlingpumps.in or call Darling Pumps at +91 99819 92833