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Reduced wear, impact absorbing spout liners for high velocity, high energy ocean sludge dredging application
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|RC-C00003||02/09/2014||10/10/2014||Mining and quarrying; Chemicals and materials|
Pursue significant cost-savings for, and increased production uptime of Debmarine Namibia’s marine mining processes of pumping diamond-bearing sludge from the ocean floor to the surface, by extending the effective operating life of impact reducing absorptive wear linings shielding the nozzle spouts of sludge pumping drill pipes.