Inspecting a flooded electric turbine pump - video
Machinery that has been submerged in floodwater should be carefully inspected, cleaned and dried out before it is used.
Pat Daley from Daley Water Services describes how to inspect a flooded electric turbine pump.
Pat explains the steps you should take to inspect the electric motor, discharge head, packing gland, pre-lube tank, electrical components and pump discharge end.
Always seek advice from a licensed electrician before using machinery that has been submerged.