dry-pit pump

dry-pit pump

[′drī ‚pit ‚pəmp]
(mechanical engineering)
A pump operated with the liquid conducted to and from the unit by piping.
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The SEK35m contract covers complete pumping stations for handling waste water, and includes all necessary technical equipment such as dry-pit pumps, tanks, pipe systems, and control and monitoring systems.
At Pump, products being developed include new series of submersible and dry-pit pumps, and further development is under way on an impeller that can handle large solid particles in connection with wastewater treatment.