Vortex Hire, Field Maintenance Service and Systems (FMSS) and Pump Affinity have merged to form Vortex Hire Pty Ltd. The NSW-based business offers a range of services including Dewatering, Pump Hire and Solution Contracting.
According to Gil Milton “Management and staff are excited about the strengthening of our vision to provide pump hire equipment & services maintained to the highest standard available when you want it, where you want it.”
The merger, effective 1 July 2013, has given the two businesses the opportunity to combine and redefine their service offerings. Expansion into new larger premises is planned from July to accommodate the growing pump fleet and staffing requirements, the branch location will provide for faster service to existing customers.
Vortex Hire offer dry hire and install at day rates for a variety of dewatering systems including wellpoint (spearpoint) dewatering, horizontal dewatering, vertical wells and vacuum jumbo wells. They also offer silt settlement tanks and pH dosing units for environmental controls.
Dry Hire of 50mm, 75mm, 100mm, 150mm & 200mm centrifugal contractor pumps and high head mine dewatering pumps. Key accessories such as tanks, hose, and wellpoint dewatering accessories are also available.
Vortex Hire like to solve problems owners Gil Milton & Chris Buckley pride themselves on this service and it is a core value shared within the Vortex team their solution contracting strengths are in onsite field maintenance & refuelling services, bypass pumping, ground water & mine dewatering, pump project management, flow gauging & confined space entry.