Mine and Quarry Improvement

Article 11. Cleaning Conveyor Pits

01.11.17

In the latest entry in our Mining and Quarry Improvement series, Marketing Manager, Bill Noakes looks at the cleaning of conveyor pits and shares a technique which has radically transformed this task for one of our customers.

 

Article 10. The Benefits of a Correctly Specified Pump

07.09.17

Question: When purchasing a pump for an abrasive application, are you ever tempted to decide on a cheaper, slightly less adequate option? Oscar Dormer looks at the the benefits of a correctly specified pump

 

Article 9: 7 Causes of Submersible Pump Failure

06.07.17

 

In the latest entry in our Mine and Quarry Improvement series, the Atlantic team look at some of the key reasons why submersible pumps can fail - an essential read that'll help you avoid expensive downtime.

 

Article 8: Wash Plant Glossary

15.06.17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have you ever wondered what we meant when we talk about flocculation, lignite or fines? Perhaps you’ve wondered what the difference was between a gyratory crusher and an impact crusher or maybe you’re struggling to remember what I.B.A stands for?

Bookmark this page and never be stumped again as we feature a selection of wash plant terms and their meanings.

 

Article 7Quarry Dewatering – Diesel or Electric Pumps?

06.06.17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Often engineers in mines and quarries, or in other industrial settings, are faced with the decision between using a diesel powered pump unit, or an electric one. Of recent times, pressures to increase efficiency and cost savings have led to the two options being looked at more and more seriously. There are a number of points that must be considered when making this decision and it is important to first carefully examine your application and pumping needs. 

 

Article 6: How to Increase the Life of your Submersible Pump

28.03.17

 

 

 

 

 

 

In our latest blog post, Bill Noakes of Atlantic Pumps examines six ways to further the lifespan of your submersible pump. 

 

Article 5: Positive Benefits of Having Pump Spares Available on Rapid Lead Times

16.11.16

Just in Time, lean supply chain thinking, is critical to the success of virtually all manufacturing processes. In the competitive world of commerce we now live in, the savings it brings are vital – or to put it another way, the costs of an ineffective supply chain can bring considerable damage. Atlantic Pumps Managing Director, Andrew Smith, looks at some of the key considerations in our latest blog post.

 

Article 4: 6 Simple Ways to Reduce Pump Downtime 

25.10.16

 

 

 

In our latest blog post, Bill Noakes of Atlantic Pumps looks at some of the simple things you can do to minimise pump downtime and keep your plant operating.

 

Article 3: Major Cost Savings and Reduced Energy Bills by Installing the Correct Pumps

30.09.16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have you considered the major cost and energy savings you can achieve by having the correctly specified pumps for your application? Atlantic Pumps Marketing Manager Bill Noakes examines this subject in our latest blog post which can be read here.

 

Article 2: Controlling Dust

08.09.16

Dust control is an important consideration for the quarrying and mineral processing industries. Read the full article plus our dust suppression white paper here

 

Article 1: Dirty Water Pumps Selection Guide

23.08.16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

When selecting a dirty water pump, there are a number of key points to consider to ensure you get the best performance and trouble free usage... Read more