Operation and Maintenance of Pumps and Pumping Stations
The preventive maintenance procedures related to pumps and pumping stations are listed below:
i. Inspect pump station daily to
Determine pump condition, discharge head, motor and bearing temperature, and unusual noise,
ll. Inspect pumps annually to determine the following:
iii Maintain logs of each pump, noting details of operation, performance and the preventive maintenance performed.
iv Maintain a record of pumping head versus flow rates.
v Maintain the history registers of pumping units incorporating the details of major repairs and replacement carried out, including the cost, the name, address and contact numbers of the agency carried out the maintenance works, etc.