SMI Pumping Stations
SMI offers design, fabrication and installation of pumping stations and systems for markets across the globe. From vertical turbine to horizontal split case to submersibles, we have the expertise and experience to help with all aspects of your pumping solutions.
From sophisticated and complex intakes with icing conditions to high velocity rivers to alpine lakes and reservoirs, SMI engineers can assist with the engineering details behind getting the water to the pumps. Then the pumps can be configured in various ways that offer the best value and selection for your mountain.
Control options range from manual and very simple to over 7.5 Megawatt stations using Variable frequency drive controls and sophisticated pressure control. Line filling and draining can occur automatically along with the starting, stopping and sequencing of pumps to maximize energy efficiency and smooth flow operation.