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Introducing PumpEng's ScatPump for Underground Mining Operations. By Matthew Oliver.

Underground mining operations face unique challenges in ensuring safety, efficiency, and productivity. The ScatPump® from PumpEng is explicitly designed for the needs of underground miners and addresses these challenges in crucial ways.

The ScatPump® from PumpEng offers these benefits to your operation.

Unmatched Reliability: ScatPump® engineering means that it excels in the toughest underground mining environments. Its robust construction and high-quality metal components ensure it can handle the most difficult dewatering tasks with minimal downtime, allowing your team to focus on what they do best – extracting valuable resources.

Reduced Energy Consumption: Cutting-edge technology optimizes performance while reducing energy consumption, helping to lower operational costs.

Safety First: Underground mining is inherently dangerous. Pump maintenance crews deal with electricity and water. Longer pump life reduces risk exposure because there are fewer maintenance events.

Customization for Your Needs: No two mining operations are identical. The PumpEng team will problem-solve with you to ensure you have the right pump for the job. Consultants will tailor a solution to fit seamlessly into your existing setup.

Reduced Total Cost of Ownership (TCO): Investing in the ScatPump® means investing in long-term savings. Its durability and efficiency minimize maintenance costs and extend the lifespan of your equipment.

Expert Support: PumpEng isn't just delivering a pump, there is an ongoing partnership. The PumpEng team of experts can assist with installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting, ensuring your ScatPump® operates at peak performance throughout its lifecycle.

Environmental Responsibility: PumpEng believes in sustainable mining practices. The ScatPump® delivers more efficient recovery of water into the water circuit. Pump reliability means less need for pump replacement.

Free-Up Maintenance Crews: Less downtime means your maintenance crew can do preventative work on your site.

Proven Track Record: PumpEng has a reputation for excellence in the industry, with a long history of successful projects and satisfied customers. When you choose the ScatPump®, you select a product backed by a legacy of reliability and innovation.

In summary, the ScatPump® dewatering pump by PumpEng offers your operation a reliable, high-performance, and safety-focused solution that can be customized to meet your unique needs. With reduced TCO and a commitment to reducing maintenance and replacement costs, it's not just a pump; it's a strategic investment in the future of your underground mining operation.

ScatPump® by PumpEng

ScatPump® isn't the only mine dewatering pump PumpEng has in its problem-solving toolkit.

JetGuard®, Guardian®, MetalVest® and Raptor® are from the PumpEng dewatering pump range.

PumpEng's flagship pumps include the JetGuard® and the Guardian®. These pumps are designed to excel in harsh underground mining environments. The JetGuard® features an all-metal wet end with a high chrome impeller, ideal for scenarios with challenging elements like polypropylene fibers, aggressive sulfides, and tramp materials. They perform well in underground and surface mining environments, as well as general dewatering. The Guardian®, an upgrade to the Raptor® range, also boasts an all-metal wet end with a high chrome impeller, extending pump life and reducing repair costs. With models ranging from 8 kW to 20 kW, it covers various market needs.

PumpEng are expert problem solvers - catch them at the following 2024 tradeshows:

MINEXCHANGE 2024 SME Annual Conference & Expo 
Booth No. 2044 

February 25-28, 2024 
Phoenix Convention Center 
Phoenix, AZ, USA

MINExpo International 
Booth No. 10650 

September 24-26, 2024 
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Contact information

PumpEng United States
635 5th Ave West,
Twin Falls
ID 83301

Justin Duffy 
Tel.: +1 (208) 749-7636

PumpEng Australia
1/18 Renewable Chase,
Bibra Lake
WA 6163

Matthew Oliver 
Tel.: +61 8 9434 9922