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Dewatering Pumps In Short Supply For Hurricane Sandy Response


As many distributors struggle to supply the pumping equipment needs of first responders, has already scheduled three truckloads of pumps for delivery in New York and New Jersey.

Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) November 01, 2012

Following the devastation of Hurricane Sandy, the massive clean up effort is just getting underway in several east coast states. As many suppliers struggle to fulfill the pumping equipment needs of first responders, leading distributor is earning their name and has already scheduled three truckloads of dewatering pumps for delivery in New York and New Jersey.

“We are supplying several of the disaster relief groups leading the initial response, as well as homeowners and businesses faced with overwhelming water levels”, says Chris Anderson, president of “Although many other suppliers are low on inventory, we have the pumping equipment people need most right now, and the good news is, we can get it to them quickly from our location here in the Philadelphia area.” has $8 million worth of inventory in stock and ready to be shipped, including all types of commercial and industrial pumps: engine driven pumps, dewatering pumps, sewage and trash pumps, high pressure pumps, centrifugal pumps and more. sells pumps from leading manufacturers including AMT Pumps, Gusher, All-Flo, Goulds, Fulflo, IPT and more.

The rainfall and storm surge from the massive storm caused catastrophic flooding in many coastal towns, destroying entire neighborhoods. “This is flooding like we've never seen,” said Mayor Dawn Zimmer of Hoboken, NJ, where thousands of residents are still trapped by sewage-laced floodwaters. Until the water is removed, disaster responders report that lives will be at risk and recovery efforts will be impeded.

Anderson says his staff will do whatever it takes to get the equipment to where it is needed most. “Our thoughts and prayers are with those who are picking up the pieces after this devastating storm.”

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