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The Hippo Slurry Pump Range

Your ally in pumping corrosive and acidic slurries. The award-winning Hippo Slurry Pump Range is the perfect workhorse to deal with the continuous and harsh demands of the mining and mineral processing industries. Custom built, the Hippo Slurry Pump Range provides pumping solutions that are robust, rugged, reliable and flexible. The pumps capacities are extremely diverse and can assist in applications ranging from high-volume dewatering applications to settled out acidic and corrosive slurries. The Hippo Slurry Pump Range can be built to explosion-proof standard IEC 60097-1:2005 and is available in various formats and applications.

The front view of a Hippo Submersible Slurry Pump

Hippo Heavy Duty Slurry Submersible Pumps

The Hippo Heavy Duty Slurry Pump Range was designed and developed to be capable of pumping corrosive and abrasive slurries. The heavy duty slurry pump range was named after the Hippopotamus that is habitant of the waterways in Africa and has similar characteristics namely being robust and strong. The Hippo pump range consists of both an all metal heavy duty slurry submersible as well as a vertical spindle cantilever pump range.

  • Capable pumping of abrasive and corrosive liquids
  • With capacities up to 1500 l/s
  • Heads up to 200 meter
  • Power installed from 3 kW up to 1000 kW.
  • Voltage supply up to 6.6 kV at both 50 & 60 Hz.
  • Liquids up to 120 °C
  • Can run dry continuously

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Hippo Cantilever Vertical Spindle Heavy Duty Slurry & De-watering Pumps

The Hippo Heavy Duty Slurry Vertical Spindle Pumps is the world most versatile pump range. The Hippo Vertical Spindle Slurry Pump Range is an all metal vertical spindle pump that consists of a Bottom Suction configuration, Bottom Discharge configuration, Top Suction configuration and a Vortex configuration. With proven reliability and efficiency the HIPPO pumps can effectively deal high density abrasive and corrosive slurries. With the capabilities of running dry and pumping heads up to 110 meters and flow 1500 litres a second it can handle any application

  • Capable pumping of abrasive and corrosive liquids
  • With capacities up to 1500 l/s and heads up to 110 meters
  • Flame Proof Certification to IEC 60079-1
  • Power installed from 3 Kw up to 575 Kw.
  • Voltage supply up to 6.6 KV at both 50 & 60 Hz.
  • Liquids up to 300°C
  • Can run dry continuously
  • Shaft lengths designed to customer requirements
  • Accommodates standard flange mounted motors
  • Direct coupled motor (preferred) or V-belt driven
  • No submerged seals or bearings on standard pump

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The front view of a Hippo Vertical Slurry Pump