A survey of the current world-wide status of slurry pipelines covers situations for which slurry lines are especially suited, and a comparison of transportation costs for slurry pipelines, unit trains, truck, and conveyor belt; tabulation and discussion of slurry lines constructed, under construction, or planned; non-Newtonian flow behavior of slurries; critical velocity for slurry formation; pilot-scale tests; corrosion-erosion; use of positive-displacement pumps; construction; operation; and potential future projects for handling coal, phosphate, iron concentrates, potash, or urban wastes.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Chemical Society

    1155 16th Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20036
  • Authors:
    • Wasp, E J
    • Thompson, T L
    • Snoek, P E
  • Publication Date: 1971-9

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056350
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1974 12:00AM