A review is given of the commercial long-distance slurry pipeline systems installed world-wide in the last ten years. Emphasis is on pump installations; problem areas are discussed. The decade ahead is projected with particular emphasis on types and sizes of pumps which will be needed for large-scale slurry pipeline systems. /Author/TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy

    906-1117 Ste Catherine Street, West
    Montreal 110, PQ  Canada 
  • Authors:
    • Thompson, T L
    • Frey, R J
    • Cowper, N T
    • Wasp, E J
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Pipe; Pipelines; Pumps; Slurry
  • Old TRIS Terms: Slurries
  • ITRD Terms: 4729: Grout; 3361: Pipe
  • Subject Areas: Geotechnology; Highways; Pipelines; Planning and Forecasting; Terminals and Facilities; Vehicles and Equipment; I36: Aggregates; I72: Traffic and Transport Planning;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096989
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 24 1975 12:00AM