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ECS brings turnkey solutions to Floodex 2016

ECS brings turnkey solutions to Floodex 2016 In response to the increased risk of flooding in the UK and a need to identify more effective solutions, Floodex 2016 has been organised to bring together dozens of specialist suppliers as well as some of the national agencies responsible for implementing flood prevention measures. As part of…

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Maintaining Archimedes Screw pumps

Maintaining Archimedes Screw pumps The enduring simplicity of the Archimedes screw pump continues to make it one of the most efficient pumping methods over short distances, but this efficiency should not be taken for granted. Often running 24 hours per day these workhorses of the water industry can become neglected, but implementing a comprehensive maintenance…

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A guide to specifying weed and trash screens

A guide to specifying weed and trash screens Flood defence schemes and drainage systems depend on the unhindered flow of water, either using gravity or with the assistance of a pumping station. In either case, a properly specified and designed screen can provide an invaluable defence in preventing blockages and debris from damaging pumps. Jamie…