March 2000
Volume 52    Issue 3

Pump testing seeks to improve wear life

Mining Engineering , 2000, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 19-20

Warman International has invested in a slurry pump wear-test rig in a research program. The aim is to improve pump design and the wear-life performance of materials and spare parts. The self-contained test cell was commissioned at North Ltd.’s Northparkes copper mine in New South Wales, Australia in April 1999.

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