Sludge Disposal Costs Reduced With New Borger Pump

By using a Borger Rotary Lobe Pump, a leading disposal company has made substantial savings on traditionally high procurement and operation costs by being able to use its PE tanks as mobile units

by David Brown | Friday 5 April 2019

Rather than operate vacuum pumps that are often used to transport the used oil /sludge and grease-separator deposits into pressurized tanks, the disposal company wanted an easier and more cost-effective way to use PE tanks in order to avoid high vehicle tare weight.

Compact in its compact design, the Borger Rotary Lobe Pump can be installed on a pick-up truck and powered hydraulically using the PTO (power take-off) from the pick-up truck’s engine. A three-way valve enables several tanks to be loaded in the pick-up truck or filled on a trailer.

The reversible option of the Borger pump means that it is also possible to discharge tanks on the vehicle and then pump to other tankers.


David Brown
Borger UK Limited
+44 1902 798977

Friday 5 April 2019 / file under Environmental | Recycling  | Utilities | Wastewater