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Copper Mine - Carmen de Andacollo

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Project Details

  • Location: Chile
  • Year: 2013

Project Description

Context

Copper mine in Chile. Tailing pond filled up with heavy and abrasive solid. 

The Problem

The mine needed to clean-up the pond without using hydraulic excavators. Solid specific gravity is more than 1,4. All the pump tested in the application failed to complte the job. 

 

The solution

Dragflow Super Duty Pump EL60S, 80HP. A pump with ability to work in extreem condition with solid up to 1,6 sg. Full High Chrome solution with oversized motor. Mission accomplished!