COSTARS Cooperative Purchasing Program

PA COSTARS Cooperative Purchasing Program is the best way to reduce costs when purchasing equipment or services in Pennsylvania. The name COSTARS stands for Cooperative Sourcing to Achieve Reductions in Spend. It allows members to purchase various products and services through statewide contracts. Organizations that are eligible to become members include municipalities, government agenc...

Gorman-Rupp Eradicator

Prevent pump clogs The Gorman-Rupp Eradicator Solids Management System features an aggressive self-cleaning wear plate including notches and grooves and a patent-pending lacerating tooth that helps break up stringy materials and passes them through the pump without impacting performance or interrupting service. The back cover includes a patented lightweight inspection cover that can be easily ...

Sludge Dewatering for WWTP Operators

PW Tech Volute Dewatering Press at a Pennsylvania Wastewater Treatment Facility Sludge Dewatering for WWTP operators is a very important part of operating a wastewater treatment facility. PW Tech’s Volute Dewatering Press is designed for superior dewatering performance, long-term value, and ease of operation. Sludge is fed into a mixing tank where the polymer is thoroughly mixed i...

Gorman-Rupp’s Pump Control Panels with VFDs

During the past 20 years, the wastewater industry has seen a significant increase in the use of variable frequency drives (VFDs) in wastewater pumping systems. VFDs provide better control of the wastewater flow through pumping stations compared to using constant-speed pumps. Gorman-Rupp's Pump Control Panels with VFDs are offered as a standard product. Equipment is provided in NEMA 3R steel enclos...

Pump Station Monitoring Systems

Pump Station Monitoring Systems Comparison Table There are many choices when comparing Pump Station Monitoring Systems. When monitoring lift stations is important for collection system managers and operators to obtain real-time alarms on pump failures, high wet well levels, power failure, seal failure, intrusion, and other data. It is also important to ensure pumps are functioning properly, op...