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Customised Heavy Vehicle Wash Bay

Customer: Egans Plant Hire

Location: Crestmead - Brisbane, QLD

Specifications & Features:

Plant Description: Custom design, install, and commissioning of wash down cannons and a recycled water pumping system for Egans Plant Hire's new heavy vehicle wash bay.

Project Requirements:

  • Existing rail systems were to be utilised for a sliding wash down cannon arrangement
  • Supply wash down cannons and isolation valves for the wash bay were to be supplied
  • Pumping system to operate on demand, and supply one cannon at a time
  • Wash down water to be recycled from an existing onsite sump, and be delivered to water tanks at pump station
  • Existing pipework from the sump was used to supply tanks at the pump station
  • Project was delivered on time and within budget


Key Features:

  • A Grundfos Solo E pumpset was supplied for the wash down cannons
  • 63mm discharge pipe work and fittings from pump outlet into wash bay was installed
  • A screen filter was used within the discharge pipe work
  • Heavy duty rubber hosing was supplied from the main pipe line to the wash down cannons and was fitted to the sliding cannon set up
  • Tsurumi automatic sump pump operating on a float switch was supplied for the existing sump
  • Runoff water is delivered to a settling tank which overflows into the main pump station supply tank
  • All materials were supplied within the customers budget

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