Water & Wastewater Transfer

Pump Control & Monitoring Systems

Monitoring and control products help you remain in full control around the clock.

Types of Xylem Pumps

Information, application tips and technical data for all of our pump types.

Xylem helps Panama Canal prepare its new locks for opening

When the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) needed help transferring water from a nearby lake to test the new locks for the Panama Canal Expansion project, they called on Xylem. This was a large water transfer project with a very tight deadline. To meet the time challenge, we chartered five Boeing 747's cargo planes to transport the rental pumps and equipment from the USA to Panama.

Our all-star team of field technician's installed pumps and 2.5 miles of HDPE pipe to move 1.7 billion gallons of water into the new set of locks for testing. Xylem provided a turnkey solution, including rental equipment, application engineering, installation services, and a remote monitoring system to the project.

We have the world's largest inventory of rental pumps and related equipment, and the ability to mobilize our vast resources quickly. In combination with the presence and engagement of our Xylem Panama local team, we were able to rapidly deliver the quality services demanded for the execution of the Expansion Program project. We can do the same for you.

Xylem is the leading choice for pumps and dewatering equipment to own or rent because we have:

  • A full line of submersible pumps ranging from compact, portable units for small drainage jobs to larger dewatering pumps for emergency response situations.
  • Fully automatic diesel, electric or natural gas-powered, solids-handling dry-priming pumps for high-volume and high-discharge heads.
  • A full range of hydraulic submersible pumps for general duty in dewatering, bypass, drainage and sludge applications.
  • An exhaustive range of pumps and accessories for rent, with over 20,000 portable pumps and related equipment located around the globe.

With Xylem, you get global experience at a local level. Backed by 150 sales offices around the world, our local teams are ready to respond at a moment's notice to help you solve your biggest dewatering challenges.

Products Services Brands Resources
Products
Pump Control & Monitoring Systems

Monitoring and control products help you remain in full control around the clock.

Types of Xylem Pumps

Information, application tips and technical data for all of our pump types.

Services
When you work with Xylem you have easy access to specialists with the expertise required to design and specify your engineering project. By outsourcing the management responsibilities of your project, large or small, you reduce overhead costs as...
Installation and commissioning of water and wastewater facilities and the systems that control them require engineering expertise and specialist advice. This can be overwhelming when both the resources and capabilities to conduct these services are...
Xylem offers HDPE pipe, bends, wyes, tees, flange adapters /backup rings and custom configurations for your specific application. We offer an engineered solution to suit your needs. Our trained staff will walk your jobsite to identify the best way...
Buying auxiliary equipment for short-term projects can strain your budget by tying up critical capital. When you add the associated costs for maintenance, parts and service, storage and administration to your capital expenditure, you may find your...
Brands
Godwin

A broad line of fully automatic self-priming pumps used in dewatering applications.

Flygt

A premium range of products and solutions for moving and treating water and wastewater.

Resources

Biogas Technology

Biogas Technology.pdf