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Submerged installation

The two most common submerged pump installation types are free standing pump installation and pump installation on an auto coupling.

Submerged installation describes pumping equipment submerged in the wastewater in a wet well. The two most common installation types are free standing pump installation and pump installation on an auto coupling.

In this way the pump motor is cooled by the media in the sump. As a rule of thumb, the pump should not pump if the wastewater is below the middle of the motor part of the pump.

Grundfos supplies a broad range of wastewater pumps for submerged pump installation in pumping stations and the wastewater network.