Direct Drive Fish Friendly pumps
From Fish Friendly Pumps
Bedford Pumps’ direct drive range of Fish Friendly pumps cover from 400 to 9,000 litres per second at 2m to 14m head. The Direct Drive Axial Flow pumps are typically installed in a vertical suspended position with below floor discharge. These pumps have the option of a bevel Power Take Off gear drive offering the ability to drive the pump by tractor in the event of a power failure.
Bedford Pumps’ range of Direct Drive Fish Friendly pumps are a complete solution for eel regulation compliance. There need be no changes to the civil structure, nor additional fish scare tactics. Utilising a Fish Friendly pump will even improve hydraulic efficiency with up to 10% reduction in power absorbed.
Fish Friendly pumpsets are available as a submersible, mixed flow or direct drive variants.