Abernathy home to global company

ABERNATHY, TX (KCBD) - Would you believe that a semi-arid town on the South Plains is a major supplier of submersible pumps? Global pumps and equipment merged with an Amarillo company and moved from Lubbock to Abernathy. They chose Abernathy because the old textile plant was an available facility.

"We specialize in large horsepower medium voltage submersible turbine pumps. We really focus on industrials such as offshore drilling, mining, large water municipalities, such as Hawaii, Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago, Portland," says Mark Durham. They've also shipped as far away as South Korea.

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