Weir Minerals has launched the most recent edition in its range of Warman centrifugal pumps, the DWU dewatering pump, to the European market.
pressure gauge octa is designed to deliver increased effectivity where water must be lifted over higher heights – a standard requirement in each open and underground mines – and the unit delivers efficient operation at heads of up to one hundred forty m.
Four completely different sizes can be found, with outlet diameters of seventy five mm, a hundred twenty five mm, a hundred and fifty mm and 200 mm and around 50% of the components used within the new design are interchangeable with Weir Minerals’ well-liked slurry pump, the Warman WBH, to assist shoppers simplify spare components ordering and holding.
Weir Minerals’ engineers have designed a model new, double-volute casing which reduces radial load and is capable of maintaining inner pressures of as much as 7,000 kPa, permitting the pumps to be configured in series to ship even greater head heights.
Steve Sedgwick, the Weir Minerals Europe product manager for mine dewatering, mentioned: “The dewatering system is a crucial a half of virtually every mining operation around the globe, and we’re dedicated to making sure that our vary of dewatering pumps is broad enough to ship optimum efficiency, regardless of the necessities.