Gorman-Rupp introduces to the pump industry a new range of priming-assisted centrifugal pumps. The ValuPrime is compact, powerful designed for dewatering applications in the construction, industrial, and agricultural markets. The design is based on the Prime Aire and Prime Aire Plus lines.
The new models come in different sizes of 4 in x 4 in (100 mm x 100 mm) and 6 in x 6 in (150 mm x 150 mm), with flows of up to 1520 GPM (95.9 lps), total dynamic head to 150′ (45.7 m), also the new pump range is capable of handling solids up to 3 in (76.2 mm).
The new VPA series pump range comes standard with a 34 gallon fuel tank, programmable control panel, EPA compliant Isuzu Final Tier IV diesel engine, and a one-year factory warranty. These pumps are suitable for floodwater/storm standby, general job site dewatering, river and dam bypass operations, dust control and for water and street department applications.