The world’s largest manufacturer of submersible pumps, Tsurumi Manufacturing Company Limited has appointed Australian Pump Industries as sole distributor for the territories of Australia and Papua New Guinea.
The partnership between Australian Pump and Tsurumi brings Australian consumers top quality product backed by first class aftermarket support right throughout the territory. Tsurumi Pump was founded in Osaka in 1924. Most of the company’s manufacturing is carried out in a plant in Kyoto in Japan where the most advanced CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing) systems are used.
The heavily roboticised factory ensures consistency of quality, combined with cost effective manufacturing. The Kyoto plant, which is ISO9001 certified since 1995, has the capacity to build 1 million submersible pumps per year.
Tsurumi operates branches throughout North America, Singapore, Europe, Malaysia and Taiwan. The company’s products comprise a full range of dewatering pumps from light, single phase machines, right up to huge submersible sand pumps, capable of flows of up to 250,000 litres per minute.
The company is a world leader in sewage pump development, having pioneered cutter pumps, vortex style pumps, and submersible aeration equipment for waste water applications.
“We consider Australian Pump the perfect partner for this great high tech Japanese manufacturer” said Australian Pump’s Managing Director, Warwick Lorenz.
“Their commitment to quality and value for money is in line with our policy of providing Australian consumers with nothing but the best product, backed by unbeatable aftermarket support” he said.
Australian Pump operates from a 2½ acre head office complex at Sydney’s boutique Norwest industrial area. The company is a rising star in pump manufacturing and distribution in Australia, with a heavy emphasis on servicing the mining, construction and heavy industrial areas.
Mr Kamoda, International Division Managing Director of Tsurumi Pump recently visited Australia to finalise the important appointment.
“We are very happy to have been able to substantially upgrade the distribution of Tsurumi Pumps in Australia by this association with Aussie Pumps. Consumers will benefit from top quality products at competitive prices backed by ready aftermarket support Australia wide” he said.
For further information on Tsurumi submersible pumps, contact Australian Pump Industries distributors throughout Australia, or check the website (www.aussiepumps.com.au) for full details.