Weir Minerals’ new high-lift dewatering pump

Weir Minerals has launched the most recent edition in its range of Warman centrifugal pumps, the DWU dewatering pump, to the European market.
The pump is designed to deliver increased effectivity the place water needs to be lifted over larger heights – a common requirement in each open and underground mines – and the unit delivers environment friendly operation at heads of up to 140 m.
xp2i are available, with outlet diameters of 75 mm, one hundred twenty five mm, a hundred and fifty mm and 200 mm and round 50% of the parts used in the new design are interchangeable with Weir Minerals’ in style slurry pump, the Warman WBH, to help purchasers simplify spare components ordering and holding.
Weir Minerals’ engineers have designed a brand new, double-volute casing which reduces radial load and is able to maintaining internal pressures of up to 7,000 kPa, permitting the pumps to be configured in series to ship even greater head heights.
Steve Sedgwick, the Weir Minerals Europe product supervisor for mine dewatering, mentioned: “The dewatering system is an important part of nearly each mining operation across the globe, and we’re dedicated to ensuring that our vary of dewatering pumps is broad enough to ship optimum effectivity, regardless of the necessities.

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