Work continues in the project “Reconstruction of the pulp pump station PPS-1а with the purpose to intercept and dewater product overflow at the Mining plant JSC “Olcon”. Mentioned project was visited by Metso PSS group VP Sven Hyorshkes and project engineer Andrei Osipov. During the visit a business meeting was arranged with the representatives of the plant, after which training presentation about thickener operation theory was made.
Currently, thanks to the joint efforts of Sever Minerals and Metso experts, installation of the dewatering equipment has been successfully finishes, underflow pumps as well as thickener tank and pipes were tested.
Today painting of the steel structures is in process and software for thickening equipment control is being developed.
Preliminary start up in manual mode is week 37, 2012, commissioning of the equipment in automatic mode is week 40, 2012.