Detention Ponds

Pump Stations for Stormwater Detention & Retention Ponds

SMUD Stormwater Detention Pond

Get Engineering Expertise for Stormwater Detention Pond Pumping

We can pump to and from detention ponds with expert pump station designs that will function to meet your needs on your specific site. Our experience will help you get a long-term pump station solution for the management of your detention pond.

Our Pump Stations Will Pump at Rates that Meet Your Needs

Your detention pond might fill and require to be emptied at a specific rate. Your detention pond might also need pumped to “keep up” with major storm events. Romtec Utilities will design your stormwater pump station to function perfectly in your required conditions.

We Prefabricate Major Pump Station Assemblies for Easy Installation

Romtec Utilities completes many levels of prefabrication work on your stormwater pump station. When your shipment arrives on-site, it is ready for installation at the detention pond. We keep your project moving and your site contractors on schedule.

Complete Design Engineering with O&M Documentation

Your system will be engineered with comprehensive documentation complete with component specifications and datasheets, scope of supply, and our full scope of services. You will also receive an Operation & Maintenance Manual or O&M documents for the long-term operation and training of your stormwater pump station.

Detention Ponds Projects

Walmart in Gardnerville, Nevada | Stormwater Detention Pond Pumping
1,300 GPM  |  23.4′ TDH

A new Walmart Supercenter required this package stormwater pump station to handle runoff from its large impervious parking lot.

Indian Health Service Davis
Indian Health Service | Stormwater Lift Station
215 GPM  |  18.6′ TDH

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Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Sacramento Municipal Utility District | High Flow Stormwater Pumping
8,496 GPM  |  43′ TDH

The new headquarters for the Sacramento Municipal Utility District needed this package pump station to handle high flows of stormwater.

California State University Channel Islands | Stormwater Pump Station
2,500 GPM  |  25′ TDH

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Union Pacific Railroad | Stormwater Pump Station
150 GPM  |  15.3′ TDH

Romtec Utilities supplied a stormwater pump station for a new Union Pacific Railroad Maintenance Office. The lift station was needed to empty a stormwater detention pond, and pump the water to an existing gravity drain system.

Home Depot 400X400
Home Depot in Perris, California | Commercial Stormwater Pumping
900 GPM  |  16′ TDH

The construction of a new Home Depot required a large detention pond and a new pump station to handle stormwater from the commercial development.

Getting a Detention Ponds Station



Romtec Utilities provides full engineering and design services to meet the specific goals of your project. Romtec Utilities’ Engineers are experts in water conveyance systems across a wide array of water types and applications. We work with our clients through every step of the process, from preliminary designs and budgetary estimates, submittal and review processes, installation, and all the way through start-up, training, and warranty.


Project Support

With Romtec Utilities you gain the support of our dedicated project management team at every step – from planning through installation. Romtec Utilities covers a vast scope of services that help execute the design, supply, construction, testing, and training of your pump system to ensure its success at the site location.



Romtec Utilities provides a high level of system prefabrication prior to delivery of the system to the jobsite. This greatly reduces construction costs and installation time, as well as potential project delays and change orders. This high level of prefabrication can often reduce installation time from weeks to days. Additionally, Romtec Utilities takes pride in our quality control processes, ensuring that when the system is delivered to the job site, everything will function as designed.



Romtec Utilities ensures the quality and success of every pumping system from the early stages of design, all the way through installation and construction. Romtec Utilities will send experienced installation advisors to the site who will advise the installing contractor throughout the installation process providing all parties with the reassurance that the station is constructed and ultimately functioning as designed.



Romtec Utilities’ startup, testing, and training services are essential to the success of any pumping system. Following installation, our technicians are on-site working directly with all parties to field check the control panel, operate the pumps, perform system testing, and provide world class training to all maintenance personnel.



With Romtec Utilities, every complete pumping system is covered with a standard one-year warranty. Romtec Utilities also provides ongoing support from our entire team throughout the lifetime of our products. This support is provided to ensure that every pump and lift station project is successful.