Australian industrial producer, Brain Industries, says it’s making a giant push into the North American, Central American and South American markets, signing an exclusive distribution settlement with Strata Worldwide USA for its unique air operated pumps. The firm’s first US distribution agreement will see Strata market and sell Brain’s Airloader and Mudskipper pneumatic pumps to the mining, tunnelling, and seaports markets.
Managing Director, Gillian Summers, stated the large American market has the potential to double Brain’s pumps business. Summers mentioned initially the pumps might be designed, made, and exported from Newcastle. She also mentioned Brain could take a look at opening a pump manufacturing plant within the USA. “There seems to be nothing like our pumps out there for the US mining and tunnelling sectors,” Summers stated. “Strata Worldwide knew of Brain’s manufacturing capability as we make its emergency refuge chambers for the Australian market. The curiosity from America in our merchandise reveals that the Hunter and Australia’s manufacturing sector is alive and well, and a vital part of the economy.”
General Manager Strata Products USA, Josh Behling, mentioned the joint venture makes a lot of sense and the merchandise fit Strata’s geotech portfolio. “Based on the quality and performance of Brain Industries’ pumps, we are excited to introduce them to our prospects and others available within the market,” Behling stated.
The Airloader pumps handle nearly any flowable material together with sludge, or slurries with solids – even sand. Unlike typical vacuum displacement pumps Brain’s compressed air pumps combine excessive velocity suction airflow with a powerful vacuum. The pumps are out there in a variety of sizes as both gravity discharge pumps or pressure discharge pumps. The Mudskipper pump is Brain’s smallest and most popular pump. Summers said Brain’s pumps have no internal transferring components which makes them more dependable and longer lasting than another pumps. She mentioned pumps may be supplied in DNV GL compliant frames – necessary for the mining and tunnelling sectors. “Brain’s pumps are protected for pumping in hazardous areas and their low peak makes them perfect for confined spaces.”
As properly as pumps, Brain designs, manufacturers, repairs, and certifies a variety of industrial equipment including conveyor pulleys, pulley lagging, conveyor dewatering systems, stonedusters, oil diffusing techniques and polyurethane products for the Australian and international markets. The family-owned business is predicated in Newcastle, NSW.
Strata Worldwide is headquartered in the USA and has places of work in South Africa and Australia. Established in pressure gauge ลม is a international supplier of superior safety and communication technologies that serve the underground and surface mining industries, tunnelling development operations, and oil and fuel drill rigs. Strata USA is a leading provider to mining and tunnelling operations in North America. It has facilities within the East, Midwest, and West of the United States, in addition to sales representatives in Canada and Mexico.