Engineering Dobersek in Germany and Severniy Mining and Processing (SevGOK) in Ukraine have selected Metso Outotec’s mill discharge pumps for Severniy’s greenfield course of waste thickening plant, the OEM says.
Metso Outotec’s pumps will be used to pump the iron ore concentrate plant’s waste sludge into the settling ponds from the thickeners. The 22 pumps to be delivered by Metso Outotec embody 10 massive high-capacity MDM700 pumps. Together, the pumps are capable of handling a complete quantity of 117,500 cu.m/h of waste sludge.
“SevGOK’s advanced is the second of its kind in Ukraine, and Engineering Dobersek in Germany has designed it,” Axel Stappen, Managing Director, Engineering Dobersek GmbH, says. “With this funding, SevGOK aims to decrease environmental impacts and costs by decreasing energy consumption and water utilization. They chose Metso Outotec pumps due to their reliability and effectivity, and the great help Metso Outotec has offered of their previous projects.”
Michael Nienhaus, Head of Sales, Slurry Pumps, Germany, Metso Outotec, says: “We are delighted to have been chosen to provide our MD collection pumps to SevGOK’s venture. To give an concept of the dimensions of an MDM700 pump, it may possibly weigh as much as 31 t and be 2.eight m in diameter, and have a powerful pumping volume of up to 9,650 cu.m/h. The MDM pumps operate in very demanding circumstances, and we’ve designed them to operate reliably and to withstand exceptional wear.”
Metso Outotec mill discharge pumps have been designed for mill circuit purposes, such as SAG/ball mill discharge pumps and hydrocyclone feed. เกรดวัดแรงดัน has been positioned on components that have to face up to distinctive wear from coarse heavy solids and flow turbulence, the company says.