Water Pump Manufacturers


USA: Water Pumps: Manufacturers





Portable water pumps are usually powered by four stroke petrol engines. They can be used to control flooding, for irrigation, and for emptying swimming pools. Other water pumps, for example for use in central heating systems and for submersible use in wells and sumps, are powered by electricity. Submersible water pumps are used for lifting water from wells and sumps. Because they push the water up rather than sucking it up, they are not limited in depth by atmospheric pressure. They are normally fitted within a cast iron casing, coated with epoxy for waterproofing. They have permanent lubrication systems.


Pedestal pumps can be used for lifting water from shallow sumps. These have a metal shaft connecting the motor (at the top) with the pump (which is below the surface of the water.



The following leading water pump manufacturers have comprehensive websites, with information on all aspects, including online catalogs, designs and specifications, and care and maintenance.


Honda. Honda of Japan is a leading manufacturer of all types of pump including water pumps. Honda manufactures four types: De-Watering Pumps, Construction Pumps, MultiPurpose Pumps, and Submersible Pumps. Honda pumps are powered by electric motors or by four stroke petrol engines. Honda De-Watering Pumps can be used for irrigation, flood control, light construction, and swimming pool draining. Honda MultiPurpose Pumps are designed to handle industrial and agricultural chemicals as well as clear water.


Red Jacket. Red Jacket Pumps, based in Auburn, New York, is part of the Xylem group. Its product range includes submersible water pumps sold under the Water Bear, Grizzly, Enduro, and Big-Flo brand names. Four inch high capacity submersible pumps have capacities up to 100 gpm for varying well depths. Red Jacket also supplies five inch submersible pumps for larger pumping applications. These have capacities of up to 300 gpm for varying well depths. Other sections of the Red Jacket website cover Jet Pumps, Wastewater Pumps, Centrifugal Pumps, Tanks, and Turbines.


Goulds. Goulds, whose residential pump division is based in Seneca Falls, New York, is a leading water pump manufacturer. Its residential jet pumps are of up to 2 horsepower and 28gpm capacity. Its submersible models are of up to 10 horsepower and 5 - 80 gpm capacity. Goulds pumps are of cast iron, and are self priming. They offer variable speed, constant pressure, performance. The Goulds product range includes: Shallow Well Jet Pumps, Convertible Jet Pumps, Vertical Jet Pumps for Deep Wells, CentriPro Submersible Motors, and Self-Priming Centrifugal Pumps.


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