The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe

The Borehole Submersible Pump is the heart of any modern Water Borehole System.  Borehole owners know that a good Borehole Submersible Pump can be left unattended and out of sight, and provide the entire household with reliable running water for 20+ years.

On the flip side, a poorly chosen or improperly sized pump can cause hours of maintenance and cost hundreds of dollars in repairs. But how does one go about selecting the best Borehole Submersible Pump for their particular application in Zimbabwe?

Factors such as sizing, voltage, horsepower, and flow rate all play an important role. This article breaks down all the major factors that you would need to be aware of before selecting the best type and brand for your household.

What is a Submersible Pump? A submersible pump is a device that has an in-built hermetically sealed motor that is nearly connected with the body of the pump which is further submerged in the water that needs to be pumped. Submersible pumps are also known as Electric Submersible Pumps (ESP) according to the type of functionality they provide to the user.

The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe
 The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe

In order to minimize the difference between the water surface and pumps, Submersible pumps are used.

The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe:
1. DAB Submersible Pumps.
2. Franklin Submersible Pumps.
3. Grundfos Submersible Pumps.
4. Shimge Submersible Pumps.
5. Nexus Submersible Pumps.
6. Tesla Submersible Pumps.
7. Turner Morris Submersible Pumps.
8. Goulds Submersible Pumps.
9. Flotec Submersible Pumps.
10. Dayton Submersible Pumps.

Notable Mentions (The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe):
11. Sterling Submersible Pumps.
12. Terrier Submersible Pump

The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe:

1. DAB Submersible Pumps offers pumping solutions for the extraction of water from the subsoil for agricultural and irrigation purposes. DAB Pumps provides high-quality submersible pumps and motors, reliable and capable of guaranteeing high energy efficiency. DAB Pumps also provides a wide range to meet the needs of any type of system, up to industrial and aqueduct applications.

2. Franklin Submersible Pumps is a vital global leader in the manufacturing and distribution of products and systems focused on the movement and management of water and fuel. Franklin Submersible Pumps offer pumps, motors, drives, and controls for use in a wide variety of residential, commercial, agricultural, industrial, and municipal applications. Franklin Electric has been a leader in the residential and commercial water movement for 75 years. Their wide array of submersible pumps are designed to withstand harsh conditions and provide superior performance. This 1 HP, 20 GPM pump is powerful enough to sustain the demands of a large household. The 3-Wire pump is compatible with a control box to access the components from above ground.

3. Grundfos Submersible Pumps manufactures Submersible Borehole Pumps, designed for pumping groundwater. Grundfos is a global leader and industry standard not only in Submersible Borehole Pumping but in world water development. They focus on innovation and sustainability in helping the water industry and in combating the world's water problems. Grundfos has an extensive selection of submersible pumps to fit every specific need. The SQ series are compact, multistage, centrifugal pumps that use energy-efficient motors to reliably pump water at all times. This 2-wire pump houses the components in the stainless steel case allowing for easy installation and durability. The SQ is a multistage pump that can be installed in a borehole no larger than the pump itself. This pump is very easy to install and operate due to its built-in electronics. Uses flexible, magnet motors for better efficiency levels.

4. Shimge Submersible Pumps are a professional pump manufacturer and supplier in China that offers a wide range of products, including circulation pumps, submersible pumps, deep well pump, small integrated pump units, and more.

5. Nexus Submersible Pumps are the Next Generation Pumping products! Nexus takes pride in bringing the best-regarded pump solutions across the globe. With their innovative technique and focus on customer satisfaction, Nexus slurry pumps, and multistage pumps are the choice of many leading companies.

6. Tesla Submersible Pumps offers only the best. The name Tesla is synonymous with Quality. Tesla Submersible Pumps have been produced in the mountains of Italy for over 30 years with nothing but the best quality and precise manufacturing. The Tesla Submersible Pump has been making a name for itself in Zimbabwe as well.

7. Turner Morris Submersible Pumps offers a range of specialised pumps for use in the construction industry that is designed with efficacy, safety and effectiveness in mind. Turner Morris Submersible's selection includes circulating, electric, high-head, submersible, chemical, dewatering, diesel and petrol drove, trash and peripheral pumps.

8. Goulds Submersible Pumps, a brand of Xylem Industries, has been a trusted company in the residential, agricultural, industrial, and municipal water sectors for 150 years. Well-known and respected in over 150 countries, Goulds uses research and technology to improve on their ever-expanding product line. The Goulds 3-Wire pump includes the control where the internal components can be accessed above ground. At 1 HP and 18 GPM, this submersible pump is sufficient to meet all the water requirements of a large family. Goulds offers a 12-month warranty from the date of purchase for their submersible pumps.

9. Flotec Submersible Pumps remains a leader in residential water products for over 30 years. Their brand covers a wide variety of water pumps for multiple purposes including wells, water storage and movement, pressure tanks, and pressure boosters. Flotec is a trusted American brand in home improvement due to its manufacturing quality and customer service. The FP-2212 is an energy-efficient, economic, and very reliable submersible pump for residential Borehole use. At ½ HP, it pumps at depths of up to 150 ft and operates at 230 volts. Its corrosion-resistant, stainless steel housing keeps it well protected and also has a floating stack design for sand resistance and reduced sand locking

10. Dayton Submersible Pumps is an American manufacturing company that produces a large catalogue of high-quality industrial and residential machines including water pumps, motors, filters, and a range of parts and accessories. Dayton’s submersible pump line sets a standard for residential deep well pumps for their reliability and builds quality. The ½ HP submersible pump for residential wells is made of stainless steel and has a max operating temperature of 86 degrees F. At 10 GPM, this pump can provide reliable, potable water access for a small family.

The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe
 The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe

Notable Mentions (The Ten Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe)

11. Sterling Submersible Pumps are an Australian based pump and motor original equipment manufacturer based in Pakenham, to the southeast of Melbourne. As a complete solution provider, they offer a catalogue of standard products for common uses and the capability to design and manufacture pumps, motor and fluid systems to specific individual requirements. Sterling Submersible Pumps provide vertical turbine and horizontal split case pumps, submersible pumps and submersible motors, multistage pumps, open-drain dewatering pumps for agricultural, rural, industrial, processing and mining duties, including certified firefighting pumps and fire protection systems which are installed around Australia and internationally in civil, industrial and emergency operations by some of the largest oil and gas operations in the world.

12. Terrier Submersible Pump.

How Does Submersible Pumps Works? Understanding the complete working of Borehole Submersible Pumps is quite easier and you do not need to be technically advanced to know how things work behind the scene. The main work of using a borewell submersible pump is to convert the rotational energy into kinetic energy using pressure energy that is directly pulled from the PUMP you are using.

When the water goes via the pump, then at the same time it also moves through the intake. After that, the water is pushed through the impeller rotation and then finally into the diffuser section for final use.

Finally, the Water will be moving towards the surface level to use for different purposes according to requirements. In order to properly utilizing the submersible pump, you need to know some points. First of all your pumps must be submerged in the water all the time for taking care of full benefits.

Otherwise, if due to any means, pumps come out of the water, then it starts giving overheating and certain internal hardware components problems. Thankfully, it is completely free to keep this point remember for the proper functioning of submersible pumps.

Furthermore, you can utilize the submersible pump in different operational uses either at your home or business according to the demand of the work. For example, they can be used to drain water from large size fields for maintaining the water level reasonably well across the given areas.

Final Conclusion: This list of The 10 Most Popular Borehole Submersible Pumps in Zimbabwe has been compiled after doing proper reviews and research processes on the basis of features, Power Supply, Phase types (single and three-phase), Borehole size, discounts, specifications, prices, brands, etc.

You need to check these submersible pumps thoroughly and finalize the right option that is suitable according to your requirements and also within your budget.

Contact Us Today! If you are still not sure about the specific pump you need, then that is where we come in! Our Technical Sales Engineers have been specifying Submersible Borehole Pumps to Borehole Drillers, Water Engineering Companies as well as Owners of Private Water Systems for years. 

Simply give us a call on +263 78 860 8009 and we will advise you on the Borehole Submersible Pump that best suits your Installation requirements and Budget.

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