25 August 2016, 09:54AM

From the Back of Bourke to Dunedoo - We've been there this week The much appreciated rain has created a confidence in NSW growers for the upcoming growing season. The past dry...

18 August 2016, 02:17PM

The installation of variable speed drives (VSDs) on pumps can be an effective energy saving measure. Lowering the speed of a motor by just 20% can produce an energy saving...

7 June 2016, 10:47AM

Oversized pumps waste energy Energy used in irrigation can account for upwards of 50% of a farm’s total energy bill. Pump duties are often overestimated at the design stage of an...

18 February 2016, 03:11PM

Advancements in technology over the past few decades have brought significant energy and water efficiencies to vital infrastructure. One example is at Taronga Western Plains Zoo which used TEAM Irrigation to...

15 July 2015, 12:00AM

Our client was faced with two narrow paddocks that ran perpendicular to each other. These blocks were too narrow for centre pivots however they were suitable for lateral move irrigators....

3 June 2015, 12:00AM

Pump efficiency deteriorates over time, leading to energy wastage. Efficiency losses of between 5 and 15% can occur after 10 years of operation. When pumps are maintained to restore efficiency...

12 March 2013, 12:00AM

Read the latest article on the Tamworth Waste Water Scheme. Click Here

9 May 2012, 03:34PM

Learn about the Watertronics solutions to pump surges and check valve slam The Electronic Butterfly Valve is a stand alone pump controller designed to regulate pressure or flow, sustain backpressure, and...

19 April 2012, 09:29AM

Traditionally, turf grown for commercial purposes has been irrigated using labour intensive hand shift pipes. However, Brett Sweeting from Turf the Lot Dubbo is now reaping the benefits of upgrading...

17 October 2011, 11:46AM

Water Week October 17 to 22 is Water Week To launch Water Week, we have attached a new article on the Tamworth Waste Water Scheme as published in the International Irrigation Advances...

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