SLURRY PIPELINE USP LLC "YERISTOVO MINING" - ODESSA (YUZHNY PORT)

Rout selection, Feasibility study of investments, FEED (pipeline), Engineering Survey, Detail Design

Customer: "Yeristovo Mining" Ltd.

Year: 2011-2014

Purpose: hydraulic transport for ore materials with solids concentration 65% by weight from mining and concentrating mill to the shipping point.

Basic engineering solutions

Pulp slurry hydrotransport system is designed for the first time. It comprises a pipeline for concentrate transshipment (slurry pipeline) and a pipe for return water transportation.

Basic technical data

Throughput of iron ore - 10 million tons per year
Length of hydrotransport system - 400.8 km
(slurry pipeline and return water pipeline)
Diameter
- slurry pipeline - 450 mm
- return water pipeline - 600 mm
Main pumping station - 1
Intermediate pumping stations - 3
End point - 1