Weir Minerals’ new high-lift dewatering pump

Weir Minerals has launched the most recent edition in its vary of Warman centrifugal pumps, the DWU dewatering pump, to the European market.
The pump is designed to deliver elevated effectivity where water needs to be lifted over higher heights – a typical requirement in each open and underground mines – and the unit delivers environment friendly operation at heads of as much as one hundred forty m.
diaphragm seal are available, with outlet diameters of 75 mm, 125 mm, one hundred fifty mm and 200 mm and round 50% of the parts used in the new design are interchangeable with Weir Minerals’ popular slurry pump, the Warman WBH, to assist clients simplify spare parts ordering and holding.
Weir Minerals’ engineers have designed a model new, double-volute casing which reduces radial load and is capable of maintaining internal pressures of up to 7,000 kPa, permitting the pumps to be configured in collection to deliver even higher head heights.
Steve Sedgwick, the Weir Minerals Europe product supervisor for mine dewatering, stated: “The dewatering system is a crucial part of nearly each mining operation around the globe, and we’re dedicated to making sure that our range of dewatering pumps is broad sufficient to ship optimum efficiency, whatever the necessities.

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