November 2022
Volume 74    Issue 280

Pump Case studies: Increased efficiency at Oconee County quarry

Mining Engineering , 2022, Vol. 74, No. 280, pp. 26-26


Oconee County Quarry, outside of Walhalla, SC is a county-owned rock quarry, providing more than 2.2 kt (2,500 st) of a variety of crushed rock daily for county needs as well as for contractors and the general public. If rainwater and runoff from nearby springs are allowed to collect in the quarry, operations slow down or even stop, making water removal a constant necessity.

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