Metso Outotec slurry pumps to treat tails at SevGOK iron ore challenge

เพรสเชอร์เกจน้ำ in Germany and Severniy Mining and Processing (SevGOK) in Ukraine have selected Metso Outotec’s mill discharge pumps for Severniy’s greenfield process waste thickening plant, the OEM says.
Metso Outotec’s pumps might be used to pump the iron ore focus plant’s waste sludge into the settling ponds from the thickeners. The 22 pumps to be delivered by Metso Outotec embrace 10 giant 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 complicated is the second of its sort 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 selected Metso Outotec pumps due to their reliability and efficiency, and the nice support Metso Outotec has offered in their earlier tasks.”
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 project. To give an thought of the dimensions of an MDM700 pump, it might possibly weigh as a lot as 31 t and be 2.eight m in diameter, and have a formidable pumping quantity of up to 9,650 cu.m/h. The MDM pumps function in very demanding circumstances, and we’ve designed them to function reliably and to resist distinctive put on.”
Metso Outotec mill discharge pumps have been designed for mill circuit applications, corresponding to SAG/ball mill discharge pumps and hydrocyclone feed. Special emphasis has been positioned on elements that have to face up to distinctive put on from coarse heavy solids and move turbulence, the company says.