DIGGERS who served in World War II forged a friendship and went on to establish Gunnedah pumping equipment business Lambert and Torrens.
Alf Lambert and Tom Torrens served in the Royal Australian Air Force before starting their own business in 1947.
Today, Lambert and Torrens is regarded as the region’s experts in pumping equipment, turbine borehole pump specialists, stock and domestic, irrigation borehole flow testing.
“We install and service a wide range of pumping solutions, from the smallest household pressure pump to large agricultural irrigation pumps,” general manager Kerry Janson said.
Areas of expertise include livestock water systems, turf irrigation and household pumps and fittings.
For more information, phone 6742 0377 or visit the business in Conadilly Street.
This year McGregor Gourlay celebrates 120 years in business.
With this milestone, the business is proud to introduce its expanded water services team.
This team is dedicated to bringing the same high levels of services and innovation in water technology that their customers know throughout the rest of the McGregor Gourlay network.
The McGregor Gourlay Water team is led by Mark Abra, who has more than two decades of experience in agricultural water systems.
Mark is joined in the team by Tristram Smith, Rusty Catterall, Josh Watson and Barry Andrews.
Barry was involved in establishing McGregor Gourlay’s water equipment sales in the 1990s, and his deep knowledge of rural water solutions is already known to many in the region.
Mark is proud of his team in Warialda and describes them as “a great mix of experienced specialists and enthusiastic and knowledgeable younger staff”.
Mark is excited about the future of the McGregor Gourlay Water business.
“It’s been fantastic to grow the business to the next level, and we’re incredibly grateful to our customers for the support they’ve given and the trust they’ve put in us over the years,” Mark said.
“Water is a critical and growing area of agriculture and it’s a diverse and exciting industry, and we’re very proud to be a part of it.”
McGregor Gourlay branches stock a wide range of water equipment including pumps, pipe, fittings, tanks and troughs.
The dedicated water team based in Warialda can test bores, design and install farming water systems on site and access the most well known and trusted brands in the industry, built tough for agriculture.
The team will help find the right product for the job while embracing the latest that technology has to offer in agriculture.
Give Mark Abra and the team a call today.
Phone 6729 2200 or drop into see the team at McGregor Gourlay, 74 Hope Street, Warialda.