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    Lift Station Maintenance

    AQUALIS services both wastewater lift station and stormwater

    With over 40 years of experience, our nationwide team of experts recognizes the importance of stormwater and wastewater lift station performance and is dedicated to maintaining systems to their highest function. In doing so, we can help identify areas of concern before significant repairs are required.

    Cost Effective Wastewater Pump Solutions

    Routine Maintenance

    Our expertly trained and certified wastewater lift station experts have a specific skill set that can properly diagnose, inspect, and maintain sump pumps of many varieties. Our professionals utilize their skills as a part electrician and part plumber to assess your pumps to ensure they are operating at their full capacity. Each preventative maintenance visit includes thorough documentation as well as assessing aspects of your wastewater pump or lift station system.

    Items assessed during routine maintenance:

    • Voltage
    • Amperage
    • External pumps
    • Pump functionality
    • Wet well condition
    • Discharge piping
    • Water level sensors
    • Pump controllers
    • Telemetry system
    • Emergency backup devices
    • Generator functionality
    • Piping condition and configuration
    • Pipe servicing if required
    • Inline grinders associated with sanitary waste stream

    Maintaining Systems Lengthens the Life Cycle of Lift Stations

    Lift stations experience unique and intense strain throughout their usage, reducing the average lifespan to a mere 5-10 years. Replacement and installation of lift stations can be invasive and expensive to the property owner. Routine maintenance can reduce repair costs and add valuable time to a pump’s life. Unmaintained systems risk being overworked and operating slower than intended, increasing operation expense as more time and electricity are required to pump the same volume of water. The only way to ensure your wastewater lift station will continue to operate efficiently is routine preventative maintenance. Maintenance logs are also required by law for many lift stations to ensure operating as designed.

    Our services include:

    • Certified Muffin Monster Grinder provider
    • Lift station installation or replacement
    • Assessment of alarms and diagnostic testing
    • Building and site security
    • Condition and security of lids or covers
    • Hazardous gas conditions
    • Damaged electrical plant
    • Leak detection and repair
    • Inline lift station grinder installation
    • Float operated, transducer or FOG-rod operated and obvious equipment malfunction
    • Flood management
    • Well wall cleaning
    • Pump evaluation/repair/replacement
    • Evaluation/replacement of guide rail system
    • Evaluation/replacement of discharge piping and check valves
    • Line clearing/jetting to remove debris blockage
    • Lighting (if included) system-level controls

    We service both above and below-ground lift stations and sump pumps. Reach out to one of our professionals today to evaluate your system for free.

    Learn more about wastewater lift station maintenance or request a consultation.

    Learn more about our lift station services or request a consultation.

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