Mining pumps for the mining industry are often specialized to meet the extreme demands of pumping dirty and/or corrosive water as well as large quantities of water. Nickerson Company has extensive experience providing pumps in special metallurgies such as type 304 and 316 stainless steel, CD4MCu stainless steel, and 17-4 pH stainless steel.
We also offer various protective coatings and journals including tungsten carbide wear journals, power coating, rubber lining, and catalyst epoxy coatings. Nickerson Company can modify existing mining water pumps to be better suited to mining demands including duplicated parts in alternate materials.
Mining Water Pumps
National Pump manufactures virtually every configuration of vertical turbine pumps including line shaft and submersible deep well pumps, short coupled vertical turbine sump and booster pumps, vertical snowmaking pumps and vertical API pumps. National Pump manufactures vertical turbine pump bowls in sizes ranging from 6” to 30”. All National Pump products are available in various materials of construction as required for demanding applications.
Gorman Rupp manufactures the largest selection of self-priming pumps including trash pumps, of any pump company. In addition they also manufacture many styles of horizontal centrifugal pumps, priming assisted pumps, submersible sump and de-watering pumps and rotary gear pumps. Many of their self-priming, self- priming trash and priming assisted pumps are available as engine driven units and can be trailer mounted.
Lawrence Pump manufactures highly engineered pump products for severe service applications such as abrasive slurries, molten salt and various toxic liquids. Products include hard metal pumps, axial flow propeller pumps, multi-stage shaft drive sump pumps and cantilever shaft pumps.
Cascade Pump manufactures vertical propeller pumps and vertical mixed flow pumps for the high volume low lift market. They produce propeller and mixed flow pumps from 8” to 48” with pumping capacities of up to 200,000 GPM. Cascade Pump offers various metallurgies to meet the needs of pumping abrasive and corrosive water.
Aurora Pump manufactures a very large range of mostly horizontal centrifugal pump products. Aurora Pump models include regenerative turbine pump, end suction pumps, split case pumps, condensate pumps, sump pumps, inline pumps, non-clog sewage pumps, variable speed constant pressure systems and fire pump systems.
The U S Electrical Motor division of Nidec manufactures both vertical and horizontal motors specifically designed for the requirements of the pump industry. Specialty pump motors manufactured by U S Electric include vertical hollow shaft motors (VHS), vertical solid shaft motors (VSS) and close couple JM or JP frame horizontal close coupled pump motors. Motors are available in a variety of enclosures and electrical configurations with numerous optional features.
General Electric manufactures both vertical and horizontal motors specifically designed for the requirements of the pump industry. Specialty pump motors manufactured by GE include vertical hollow shaft motors (VHS) and vertical solid shaft motors (VSS). GE motors are available in a variety of enclosures and electrical configurations with numerous optional features.
Cla-Val is the premier manufacturer for a wide variety of automatic control valves for the water industry. Some of the types of valves Cla-Val offers include flow control valves, pressure relief valves (PRV), level control valves, check valves, pump control valves, surge anticipator valves, pressure sustaining valves and air relief valves.