xp2i from ABEL are helping Russia’s ALROSA with its filtration course of at considered one of its diamond mines in the country.
In Spring 2021, ABEL obtained an order for the supply of six of these piston diaphragm pumps, HM pumps, following an initial HM pump order in 2020. This inaugural pump was delivered to ALROSA in February 2020 as alternative for a centrifugal pump previously used for filter press feeding. At the start of August, the ABEL pump was commissioned at the diamond producer’s plant. The dewatering outcome (higher solids content material, shorter filtration time) was so convincing that ALROSA determined to feed all filter presses on this plant with the pumps, ABEL said.
The newest supply is being facilitated by ABEL’s official distributor in Russia, SibComplectService.
ABEL’s HM pumps can be found as single- or double-acting variations. They come with a high flow price, dependable operate and notably low operating and upkeep prices, the company says.
In addition to filter press feeding, the hydraulic diaphragm pumps are additionally used for sludge transport, spray dryer feeding, rotary kiln feeding, autoclave feeding, and sealing/rinsing water supply, among other purposes.