Case Study

Submersible Pumps Help With Flood Control

Source: Flygt -- A Xylem Brand
Submersible Pumps Help With Flood Control

Sims Bayou begins near Missouri City, TX, and meanders northeast until it reaches Buffalo Bayou. As a result of the Federal Flood Damage Reduction project, the bayou has recently undergone significant flood control improvements. The City of Houston required a new lift station to help mitigate flooding in Sims Bayou. Due to large variations in total daily head — a static head of 46 feet but reaching as high as 138 feet — pump selection was an issue.

Working closely together, the client, consultant and distributor pooled their knowledge to bring a challenging project to successful completion. Read the full case study to learn more.