Canaletto Tower 



Date:  June 2014 – May 2017

Date: June 2014 – May 2017.
Location: Canaletto Tower, 257 City Road, London.
Client Requirements: Architectural Water Features, Water Supply.

Product Supplied:

  • TPE
  • PHE
  • UP
  • Dirt Separator
  • Degasser
  • Expansion Vessel
  • Caprari Pump
  • Submersible Pump
  • Wall Water Feature and Ball Water Feature

Nine Elms

Canaletto Tower is a 31-storey residential building tower that has 190 apartments ranging from studios through to 3-bedroom apartments. It also includes a restaurant, a health club, a 15m swimming pool, a spa, a private cinema, a private bar, a residents’ club, a lounge, 1019m² commercial floor space and basement parking. City Road is quite a busy road, running straight through Central London made up mostly of housing and residential blocks but also with cafes, restaurants and shops.



Action Pumps provided a vast amount of equipment to our client, ranging from pumps and expansion vessels to submersibles and water features. This equipment included; TPE, PHE, UP, Dirt Separator, Degasser, Expansion Vessel, Caprari Pump, Submersible Pump, Wall Water Feature and Ball Water Feature. All products supplied are from four different specialist pump manufacturers; Grundfos, Lowara, Spirotech and Caprari.

Our client originally contacted us in June 2014 regarding the undertaking of the project building the Canaletto Tower by sharing their vision for architectural water features within the building and discussing what service we could provide to make this possible. We liaised with the client until we found the best solutions to suit their needs for the tower. We continued to work with our client over the next four years by providing continuous maintenance contracts.











We provide preventative maintenance contracts and also cater for specific repairs, including replacements seals or complete overhauls.

Site Surveys

Our technical team will visit your location and complete an entire site survey to ensure your project is accurately specified, and the most suitable system installed and maintained to the highest quality.

Should you have a query on pumping solutions for your project, contact our team of experts who will be happy to discuss your requirements!

Our Portfolio

Our product portfolio includes:

  • Bespoke Pumps, Packaged Pumps, Pump sets, Pump stations and ancillaries
  • Pressurisation, valve sets & units
  • Controls
  • Water storage and kiosks

Let’s Work Together

Our skilled team of specialist engineers are ready to specify, supply, install, service and maintain pumps and their control systems to suit your needs

Whatever your industry

Heating & Cooling
Building & Construction
Sewage & Drainage
Agricultural & Irrigation
Manufacturing & Chemical
Landscape & Irrigation
Fire Pumps
Water Features

Whatever your Application

Pumps for clean and dirty / waste water
Packaged booster pump sets
Fire pumps for emergency use
Fully automatic, custom-built pumping systems
Pressurisation sets for sealed chilled water and heating systems
Packaged pumping stations for applications where gravity drainage is not possible.

We supply world leading pump brands, including Grundfos for whom we are proud to be a Premier Authorised Distributor