IBP1424 09 OVERVIEW OF THE LONG DISTANCE IRON

The longest iron ore slurry pipeline in the world (525km) The largest Ceramic Disc Filters in the world (144m²) 2. Pipeline Overview The Anglo Ferrous Brazil iron ore slurry pipeline has a total length of 525 kilometers and is constructed from predominately 26 inches outside diameter API

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Minas-Rio Iron Ore Project, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ...

2021-8-20  The iron ore is extracted and processed in the state of Minas Gerais and transported as slurry to Açú Port in the state of Rio de Janeiro. “It is 100% owned by Anglo American through its subsidiary, Iron Ore Brazil.” The ore is extracted through conventional open-pit mine operations.

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Evaluation of internal corrosion in a Brazilian iron ore ...

Evaluation of internal corrosion in a Brazilian iron ore slurry pipeline based on the characterization of scales and tubercles REM, Int. Eng. J., Ouro Preto, 71(2), 203-208, apr. jun. 2018 Area ...

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Long Distance Pipeline Transportation of Ore Slurry

2012-10-3  Excellent Engineering Solutions 20 MMX, Iron Ore Slurry Pipeline, Brasil, 550 kms Da Hong Shan, Iron Ore Slurry Pipeline, China, 171 kms Paragominas, Bauxite Slurry Pipeline, Brasil, 244 kms Samarco, Iron Ore Slurry Pipeline, Brasil, 396 kms Simplot, Phosphate Pipeline, USA, 100 kms New Zealand Steel, Ironsand Concentrate Pipeline, New Zealand, 18 km

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Brazil Manu - Iron Ore Carrier - Ship Technology

In December 2007, the Brasil Maru (the third vessel to bear the name) joined the fleet of Mitsui O S K Lines Ltd (MOL) and Tamou Line SA. The ship is one of the largest iron ore carriers in the world, with a deadweight of 327,180t, and will be used for the transportation of bulk iron ore from Brazil

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LONG-DISTANCE TRANSPORT OF BAUXITE SLURRY BY

2012-10-2  first iron ore slurry pipeline: the 85-km-long Savage River project in Tasmania. Since then, long-distance slurry pipeline transport has become quite commonly adopted for mineral concentrates. Interest has increased in the alumina industry, where the world’s first long-distance bauxite slurry pipeline was commissioned in Brazil in September 2007.

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Slurry pipeline: Cost effective solution for steel ...

2020-2-2  Global scenario of slurry pipeline –Iron ore Minas Geraisto IiheusPort, Brazil, 420 kms, capacity : 25 Mt/yr Wellsteadto Albany port, Australia, 100 km

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Slurry Pipeline – A Cost Effective Mode to Move Iron Ore ...

2017-3-18  The 267 km slurry pipeline helps iron ore fines movement from Kirandul mines located in Chhattisgarh to its Vizag pellet plant of 8 MnT pa capacity. While the

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(PDF) Pumping Slurries though Pipelines over 100 kms

2018-2-21  the slurry, rather than the name plate pump power. In general, the longer the pipeline and/or the greater. than solids capacity, the lower the SEC. If pump efficiency ign ored. SEC = EI / 3600 ...

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Slurry Pipeline – A Cost Effective Mode to Move Iron Ore ...

2017-3-18  The 267 km slurry pipeline helps iron ore fines movement from Kirandul mines located in Chhattisgarh to its Vizag pellet plant of 8 MnT pa capacity. While the 2nd pipeline which is 253 kms long connects its beneficiation facility at Dabuna (Keonjhar)

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Iron ore tailings dry stacking in Pau Branco mine, Brazil ...

2016-10-1  The mining industry has seen several significant dam failures in recent years. Dam failures are associated with errors in design, implementation, operation, and monitoring (Azam, 2014, ).Dewatered stockpiling (dry stacking) is a safer alternative to tailings dams (Rico et al., 2008, ) for tailings disposal; however, this method has not yet been used in iron ore mines in Brazil, where ...

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Vale slurry pipeline ruptures in Brazil's Minas Gerais ...

2017-3-16  The slurry pipeline designed to transport tailings from Vale’s Fábrica iron ore mine, in Brazil’s south-eastern Minas Gerais state, recently ruptured, contaminating local

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Pigging slurry pipelines - Home Penspen

2019-9-18  The most common form of Slurry (and focus of this paper) is pulverized mineral solids mixed with water. Typically the minerals might be extracted via open cast mining, then mixed with water and pumped via a pipeline to a process facility. The end process will likely involve drying and preparation ready for transport to market (i.e. iron ore

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Railway lines to transport iron ore in Brazil Egis group

2021-7-30  Project overview. The first project is to double of the existing railway line allowing transport of the iron ore from Carajas to the coast at São Luis. This is a 900 km long, single-track link with alternating directions for the trains. And these are not just any trains, with a length of 3,500 m, 330 wagons and weighing 53,000 tonnes, they are ...

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Anglo American iron ore pipeline suffers second rupture in ...

2018-4-18  A rupture of an Anglo American Brasil pipeline in Minas Gerais state spilled 318 tons of iron ore on 12 March. That has been followed by a second spill of 647 tons of mining material on 29 March ...

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Brazil plans to become main producer/exporter of iron ore ...

2012-7-9  The pipeline will carry a slurry of water and fine, processed iron ore to the port of Ilheus in Brazil's Bahia state, as part of Honbridge 3.6 billion dollars Sul America de Metais (SAM) project ...

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Transportation of Iron Ore by Slurry - SAE International

Transportation of Iron Ore by Slurry. 720566. Transportation of solid materials by pipeline is, of course, not a new development. In the 1950's a 108 mile pipeline was constructed from Cadiz, Ohio to Cleveland transporting approximately one million tons per year of coal to a public utility plant. This line was discontinued in the 60's having ...

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Iron Ore Slurry - bulk-online Forums

2012-12-27  Iron Ore Slurry. Recently worked on 2 km iron ore slurry disposal system. Design criteria were as follows: d50 size - 500 micron. Solids concentration - 30% by weight. Solids SG - 4 to 5. Flow rate - 190 m3/hr. Liquid carrier - water. Please advise how you would go about determining the minimum flow velocity to prevent settling of solids.

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Guidelines for slurry pumping - pumpfundamentals

2008-7-5  A number of characteristics of the slurry and of the system must be known to be able to select a slurry pump correctly. When selecting a slurry pump using FLYPS, Flygt’s selection program for pumps, it is necessary to know certain parameters. These are covered in this chapter. ”Slurry Questionnaire”, on page 47 shows the para-

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Evaluation of internal corrosion in a Brazilian iron ore ...

1. Introduction. The transport of iron ore slurry through pipelines has several advantages over other modes of transport on long distances, such as lower rate of accidents during operation, lower power consumption, higher reliability, savings in transport costs and relatively low environmental impact (Sampaio; Brandão, 2004).The transport capacity of slurry pipelines is directly related to ...

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Railway lines to transport iron ore in Brazil Egis group

2021-7-30  Project overview. The first project is to double of the existing railway line allowing transport of the iron ore from Carajas to the coast at São Luis. This is a 900 km long, single-track link with alternating directions for the trains. And these are not just any trains, with a length of 3,500 m, 330 wagons and weighing 53,000 tonnes, they are ...

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Brazil Manu - Iron Ore Carrier - Ship Technology

In December 2007, the Brasil Maru (the third vessel to bear the name) joined the fleet of Mitsui O S K Lines Ltd (MOL) and Tamou Line SA. The ship is one of the largest iron ore carriers in the world, with a deadweight of 327,180t, and will be used for the transportation of bulk iron ore from Brazil

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Anglo American resumes Brazilian iron ore production

2018-3-28  Anglo American resumes Brazilian iron ore production after slurry pipeline rupture Anglo American has resumed iron ore output at its Brazilian Minas-Rio operation on Tuesday March 27, following an approval granted by the country’s environmental institute, Ibama. Operations will return to their normal pace immediately, the miner told Metal ...

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SAVAGE RIVER MINES--THE WORLD'S FIRST LONG

On October 26, 1967, the world's first long distance (53 miles) iron ore slurry line was put into service by Savage River Mines. The commissioning of this 5.0 million dollar installation climaxed three years of development, testing, and construction. This paper discusses some of the more pertinent items in connection with that three-year period ...

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Slurry pipelines - Copper, Iron , Zinc and other slurries

2021-9-1  Design of slurry pipelines for material such as copper concentrate, iron concentrate, zinc concentrate, bauxite and other slurries, as well as for the transport of copper ore. BRASS has been present in engineering projects, start-up and operational support of the main slurry pipelines and mineral pipelines all over the world.

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Iron ore slurry filtering solutions - Metal 7

Iron ore slurry filtering solutions. Iron ore is ground to finer particle sizes through different grinding systems. Large grinding mills using grinding ball media are one of the most common and particularly in pelletizing plants where finer particle size are required for the pelletizing process. Those large mills operate either with water mixed ...

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Iron Ore Slurry - bulk-online Forums

2012-12-27  Iron Ore Slurry. Recently worked on 2 km iron ore slurry disposal system. Design criteria were as follows: d50 size - 500 micron. Solids concentration - 30% by weight. Solids SG - 4 to 5. Flow rate - 190 m3/hr. Liquid carrier - water. Please advise how you would go about determining the minimum flow velocity to prevent settling of solids.

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Pigging slurry pipelines - Home Penspen

2019-9-18  The most common form of Slurry (and focus of this paper) is pulverized mineral solids mixed with water. Typically the minerals might be extracted via open cast mining, then mixed with water and pumped via a pipeline to a process facility. The end process will likely involve drying and preparation ready for transport to market (i.e. iron ore

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Pumping system design challenges for high-density iron

Fine iron ore tailings slurry is commonly deposited in tailings storage facilities across the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Many of these mines process ore from a combination of deposits such as Bedded Iron Deposits (BID), Channel Iron Deposits (CID) and Detrital Iron Deposits (DID), mixing the feed to obtain the product under contract.

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