Centrifugal Pump

What is Centrifugal Pump?

Centrifugal Pump meaning in Safety terms is

  • Pump which expels water by centrifugal force through the ports of a circular impeller rotating at high speed. With this type of pump, the discharge line may be shut off while the pump is running without damaging the pump or hose. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group