Ready-to-Connect Water Pressure Booster Systems

A ready-to-connect pressure booster system with the ability to assist municipalities struggling with water reticulation has been introduced to the local market by pump manufacturer, KSB Pumps and Valves. The KSB Delta Macro type series is designed for large flow rates with a maximum rate per system able to perform at 960 m3/h and the […]

Payback in Two to Three Years

“I am still surprised that  few pump users take advantage of the opportunity to improve their bottom line by cutting energy costs while reducing their carbon footprint,” says Nicolette Gomes, senior service sales specialist at Grundfos. “First, we do an energy check survey to establish the current state of play. This involves a service engineer […]

It May Be Daunting: But the Benefits!

Your choice of pumps and managing them can significantly impact operational cost and long-term return on value. In recent years, pump technologies have flourished, delivering a new generation of smart pumps and smart controllers that can enhance existing sites. So says Chetan Mistry, Strategy and Marketing Manager at Xylem Africa. ‘Powering the Wastewater Renaissance’, a […]

Fail Fast and Learn Quickly

Two women are shaking up predominantly male-dominated industrial occupations and doing so with flair and excellence. They offer encouragement to other women to make their mark in their chosen profession. Vuyisile Precious Kubheka at Werner Pumps has taken over the company’s TIG welding, while one of Werner Pumps’ customers, Vaneetha Govender, runs her own company […]

Urgent Water Bypass Solution

There was no time to lose when dewatering specialist Integrated Pump Rental took a call from a long-standing customer recently; a vital pump station had gone down and they needed help urgently. “The customer’s pump station was being refurbished, and its two pumps unexpectedly went down,” recalls Andre Strydom, rental development manager at Integrated Pump […]

New Range of Double Diaphragm Pumps

The Verder Group has expanded its range of Verderair diaphragm pumps with the launch of the e-Pure electrically-driven double diaphragm pump series. Launched globally in April, these pumps are available locally as well as for Africa through Verder Pumps South Africa and its distribution network. According toMD, Darryl Macdougall, “The e-Pure series is a sustainable […]

Great Decade for Dirty Water Pumps

It has been 10 years since Weir Minerals Africa sold its first Warman DWU (dirty water unit) pump, with the locally developed and manufactured innovation achieving success in Africa and abroad. According to Weir Minerals Africa head of engineering Christian Stehle, the DWU was designed to fill a gap in the market between conventional slurry […]

Full Stainless Steel Pump Set 

Pump specialist and local Sykes distributor, Integrated Pump Rental (IPR), is breaking new ground for customers in corrosive environments, offering a pump solution that is built entirely from stainless steel. According to Steve du Toit, rental development manager at IPR, while the pumps themselves or pump components are commonly available in stainless steel, the market […]

Locally-built Diesel Pumps

With its expertise and experience in custom-building diesel driven pumps locally, Integrated Pump Rental ensures their customers get exactly what they need with a short lead time.

Sheer Scale of the Project

At the unit’s final dry weight of about 8 tonnes, and measuring nearly 7 metres long, an Integrated Pump Rental’s pump set is 2,5 metre wide and 2 metre high.