Mineral Processing / Extraction
ITT will further process the ore by separating valuable minerals to produce a saleable product.
ITT offers a variety of solutions for transferring highly abrasive slurries in mineral concentrating plants. Goulds severe duty hard metal pumps and rubber lined SRL-XT pumps are ideal for aggressive mill discharge and cyclone feed applications. Goulds model SRL-C and SRL-S pumps are commonly applied on flotation concentrate and tailings. Goulds model VRS, rubber-lined vertical cantilever pumps are available for transferring slurries from floor sumps/pits.
Vertical turbine pumps and a series of single stage, double suction pumps are employed for pumping barron and pregnant solutions in heap leaching applications. Dia-Flo brand weir and straightway diaphragm valves are also available for these processes.
Solvent Extraction (SX)
ITT is a leading supplier of pump and valve solutions for solvent extraction processes. Vertical turbine pumps, single stage double suction pumps, large end suction pumps and chemical process pumps as well as Dia-Flo brand weir and straightway diaphragm valves are applied in SX processes.
Acid Feed System
ITT Goulds offers a variety of products for pumping acids. Model 3196 chemical process pumps, magnetic drive pumps, and ISO chemical process are commonly applied to pump acids.
ITT offers a variety of solutions for pumping carbon fines. Vertical cantilever pumps are ideal for transferring carbon while minimizing degradation.
Goulds offers high-pressure slurry pumps for filter feed applications designed to handle a wide range of abrasive and corrosive slurries across varying system resistance.
ITT Goulds offers hard metal slurry pumps for raw coal transfer, classifying cyclone feed, heavy media separator feed, and dilute media services for coal preparation processes. Severe duty pumps are available with a variety of low flow or zero flow seal options to minimize dilution of the media.
Hard metal vertical cantilever pumps and rubber-lined vertical cantilever pumps are available for clean-up sump duties in mineral process plants. Recessed impellers and/or vortex impellers are employed to pass large solids without clogging.
Phosphoric Acid Slurry
ITT Goulds offers corrosive-resistant hard metal slurry pumps and Dia-Flo brand weir and straightway diaphragm valves for phosphoric acid processes.