Sustainable irrigation pumping solutions

With optimising water and energy use critical concerns for irrigators, innovations in pumping technology are welcome developments in the sector. Increasing adoption is also bringing prices down, allowing more operations to access technologies like variable frequency drives (VFDs) and solar pumps. Franklin Electric is one of the leading suppliers in this area and its DrivE-Tech […]

A BIG DRY… needs some big pumps

With many states moving into or experiencing drought conditions. Aussie Pumps has released a new range of high capacity 76 and 102mm (3 and 4-inchs) Kubota powered “Drought Buster” gushers that are able to move big volumes fast and with minimal cost. Built around the popular Aussie “Quik Prime” design principles, the pumps offer fast […]

Aussie Super Pump is capable of moving massive volumes

A new release diesel powered 101.6mm (4-inch) pump that delivers both high pressure and high flow, has been released by Australian Pump Industries. Known as the Super Pump, identified as model number QPT405SLTD, the pump uses twin impeller technology to deliver pressures in excess of 125psi and flows of up to 46,200-litres/ hour. Apart from […]