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26 September 2018

The common issue of a centrifugal pump’s hydraulic performance failing to match its published performance curve is just as commonly followed by the question, why? Although the issues that cause this discrepancy are not complicated within themselves, narrowing it down to identify the correct problem proves more difficult. As a starting point for finding out why this may be occurring to your pump we have identified the three areas where problems are frequently found. These areas dig into common issues, general wear and tear and accuracy. If you need more personal assistance or expert advice we encourage you to contact a pump expert.

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16 August 2018

Each year wineries are faced with pumping equipment maintenance or replacement. At Global Pumps we understand that vintage isn't going to wait, so neither can your parts and pumps. That's why we stock a large range of quality sump, must and transfer pumps at our Adelaide warehouse, ensuring quick delivery to your site.

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16 August 2018

Global Group is proud to announce the launch of our new business division, Global Reliability.

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19 June 2018

The information you need to know when looking to buy a pump can be broken down into fluid, flow, discharge, suction and options. In this blog you'll find questions you can ask yourself in order to gather this information, links that explain key concepts and definitions at the bottom of the page. 

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13 April 2018

In our last blog we talked about the importance of the suction line and how it can affect your system. In this post we will go over different recommendations from various pump manufacturers as to what they recommend for their type of pump.

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9 February 2018

It's an often neglected component of an efficient pump system, but the suction pipe is incredibly important in ensuring that a product is transported correctly. Whether it's forgetting to include the suction pipe in your friction loss calculations, or simply ignoring the dangers of a lengthy or undersized suction pipe, too many underestimate the positive and negative effects this can have.

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18 December 2017

Global Pumps supports the mining sector with more than just pumps. We also provide high quality parts and spares, from diamond mechanical seals to super-duty slurry pump cover plate liners.

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4 December 2017

We're staying open! 

With the exception of public holdiays, Global Pumps will be open throughout the festive season. We stay open every year!

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30 November 2017

Get the chance to win an iPad by placing a pump order with Global Pumps!

Simply send us a purchase order by 21 December 2017 to go into the draw.*

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24 November 2017

This material causes a range of issues due to its abrasive properties, and can be hard going on certain types of pump systems. As a result, pump failure rates are a common complaint of those trying to transport this material, costing businesses valuable time and resources through maintenance.

With this in mind, we take a look at Verderflex peristaltic hose pumps and why they are perfectly suited as magnesium hydroxide pumps – as they are reliable and cost effective for a number of different scenarios.

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