Rob Welke, Tallemenco’s Director/Manager based in Adelaide, South Australia, has over 49 years of experience in irrigation and water supply industries. Rob has the following qualifications:

   Associate Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
   Cert IV in Training & Assessment TAE 40110
   Certified Irrigation Agronomist
   Certified Irrigation Auditor
   Indentured Fitter and Toolmaker

Using this experience and knowledge, Rob offers pump station design and energy efficiency training programs for the irrigation and water industries. In addition, he is an irrigation system analyst, using advanced technology and a high level of expertise in pumping and hydraulics as his tools for advanced pumping and pipeline auditing.

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Mission Statement

Tallemenco provides a professional and totally independent training and consulting service, free from commercial ties. It ensures that its training courses and designs are "Fit for Purpose" and takes a personal interest in the success of its training and auditing/design projects.

Client satisfaction is paramount to Tallemenco's philosophy.
Tallemenco is Australia's leading specialist pump station and pipeline energy efficiency Training and Auditing consultant for the Irrigation Industry.
Last Update
July 22nd 2017
American Society of Irrigation Consultants
Full Professional Member since 2011
During 2012/17, Tallemenco has identified $503,000 of achievable irrigation pumping annual electricity savings, or 21% of total. Ave ROI 1.9. Read 3 of these stories here:
     Hydroponics Lettuce farm
     Abalone farms Audit
     Lateral Move farm
Tallemenco's Rob Welke presents online training several times per year.
Call Rob on 0414 492 256, or River Murray Training on (08) 8582 3658 to enrol.
Tallemenco's recent energy audit on an irrigated farm in Victoria has taken Tallemenco's annual achievable pumping electricity costs savings  to $503,000 for Australian irrigators since 2012.  read more.. 
Tallemenco Pty Ltd, PO Box 74, Greenacres, SOUTH AUSTRALIA, 5086.
ABN: 92 105 345 506
Mobile  0414 492 256
Intn'l:   Cell  +61 414 492 256
Skype:    robwelke
Tallemenco offers 3 training packages.
All courses are accredited by IAL for PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.

Advanced Pumping
and Hydraulics - Online

Advanced Pump
Design - Online

Pumping System
Master Class - Workshop
Energy Efficiency Auditing
Pumping and Pipeline Training:
Tallemenco saves over $1/2 mill in annual pumping costs.
2017 Courses - 6 weeks duration
(times - Australian Eastern Time)

Tues 17th Oct 2017
APH   2.00pm
APSD 4.45pm
on each date.
2 hr sessions
NEW!   Energy Fact Sheets
Pumping Energy Efficiency...more than just testing pumps    OUT NOW
IPEEAT: How to apply   OUT NOW
What is IPEEATpro?
IPEEATpro: Case studies  OUT NOW
Pipeline Pigging demo
Tallemenco has developed a range of Energy Fact Sheets for free download.
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Tallemenco presented its APH course to 32 enthusiastic INZ members in...   read more....
LATEST NEWS - June 2017
“Pumping and Hydraulics’ Solutions for Irrigation and Water Supply”
ABN 92 105 345 506
Advanced Pumping & Hydraulics course presented to Irrigation New Zealand members in May 17