Stormwater systems provide a vital service to water infrastructure as urban development continues to grow and new construction takes place in low elevation areas.
Control panels are an integral piece to any pumping system, and there are many different configurations that can provide robust pump station controls. Two common and reliable configurations are the motor control center (or MCC) and Arc Armor enclosures.
The dynamics of pumping into a pressurized pipeline requires that air is vented out of and into the pipe during pump station starts and stops, respectively. Additionally, accumulated air needs to be discharged continuously while the pumps are active without having an impact on pressure.
Romtec Utilities supplied a wastewater lift station during the development of the Santa Barbara County Northern Branch Jail near Santa Maria, California.
New pump station technologies eliminate the need for site visits by recording and communicating useful information to operations personnel in real-time using telemetry. There are many devices and technologies that constitute telemetry, choosing the right telemetry in your pump station offers many advantages throughout the life of the entire system.
There are many different options when it comes to choosing a control panel configuration, and each option offers its own advantages. Whether it is a PLC, an Alternator, or a proprietary controller, Romtec Utilities can design and supply a control panel suited to your specific application and needs.
Romtec Utilities favors precoring penetrations and preassembling many aspects of the pumping system. As the designer, engineer, and manufacturer of the pumping system, Romtec Utilities virtually never makes a mistake related to locating and coring penetrations.
Installing a shelter or shade structure at your pump station site is an effective way to prevent weather conditions from damaging the electrical controls of your pump station.
Some project requirements specify the need to move a very high volume of water without generating a lot of pressure. One of the best technologies for meeting these criteria is the axial flow pump.
Romtec Utilities offers many services after your system is purchased, so here is a look at some of the more important services we provide all our customers.