Pump manufacturer WILO EMU USA, in conjunction with construction partner TeamSouth, recently celebrated the grand opening of its North American headquarters.
Located in Thomasville, Ga., this 60,000 square-foot facility on 10 acres will manufacture and assemble heavy-duty municipal and industrial pumps and mixers. The facility offers office and training facilities, manufacturing bays, testing, assembly and shipping areas. It houses 40 employees in 9,000 square feet containing state-of-the-art audio/visual capabilities, theatre, cafeteria and training room with a 1,000-gallon demonstration tank in the wall.
One of the most unique features to the WILO EMU facility is the submersible technology in-house test pit. This integrated pit is 20 feet deep, holds more than 60,000 gallons of water and contains custom fit piping assemblies that measure pump performance.