The most comprehensive resource on slurries and slurry systems, covering everything from fluid mechanics to soil classification, pump design to selection criteria. Slurries are mixtures of liquids and solid particles of all types. For instance, liquid is used as a way of transporting what you get out of the mine, which might be better than shoveling it into freight cars and carrying it out by train. Slurry systems are fundamental to dredging, many mineral processes, bridge and tunnel construction, and to the manufacturer of synthetic petroleum products from oil sands.TABLE 12-5 Checklist for Operation Costs ac Salaries for employees to manage and monitor the tailings impoundment area ac Spare parts for pumps and cyclones and regular maintenance of mechanical and electrical equipment ac Power for the tailings pumps ac Power for the reclaim pumps ac Cost of ... It was necessary to reroute the pipeline and add a booster pump station with a very expensive price tag.
|Title||:||Slurry Systems Handbook|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2002-04-08|