New submersible pumps from Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco Power Technique is introducing three new electric submersible pumps to the market.
Dewatering Pumps / January 12, 2020
WEDA D80 submersible pump
The new WEDA D80 submersible pump

Designed specifically for drainage and sludge pumping applications are two sludge/trash pumps, the WEDA S30 and S60, in addition to the WEDA D80 drainage pump.
The WEDA pumps are designed to provide users with a fast and effective dewatering solution. They are compact, lightweight and easy to maintain, which Atlas Copco says makes them ideal for many industries, including construction and rental.

The company adds that the new pumps are built with the established characteristics of the WEDA lineup. This includes handling and transportability, with the new models being a claimed 15 to 30% lighter than comparable models and up to 15% more compact.

Atlas Copco adds that the new range offers rotation and phase failure protection, an efficient motor covering a wide range of voltages, high-quality chrome clog free impeller, reinforced cable entry, adjustable wear-resistant rubber diffusors, built-in starter and motor protection system.

Other features include adjustable discharge connections, external plug for lubrication filling, while providing higher corrosion resistance is an improved aluminum alloy.

The new WEDA range is claimed to consume up to 20% less energy than comparable models.