COST-EFFECTIVE SOLUTION TO SIGNIFICANTLY EXTEND THE LIFE-EXPECTANCY OF A KEY COMPONENT IN THE OIL SANDS INDUSTRY

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Very interesting article from our partner Penticton foundry about how they successfully helped one of their Oil Sand industry customer by reducing their maintenance cost of a hydro transport spool equipment.

They have used the existing fabrication assembly by inserting a high-wear resistance material liner. Once the liner is worn-out (which last much longer than the original fabrication itself) they are just removing the liner and insert a new one. Constantly then reutilizing the CCO assembly.

Read the details by clicking on the link below:

https://www.pentictonfoundry.com/news/cr-iron-pump-box-spool-liner-inserts-solve-hydro-transport-wear-problem/

One Comment on “COST-EFFECTIVE SOLUTION TO SIGNIFICANTLY EXTEND THE LIFE-EXPECTANCY OF A KEY COMPONENT IN THE OIL SANDS INDUSTRY”

  1. Some companies have developed metal matrix composite material, which has significantly increase the life cycle of the equipment and higher unit availablility, hence giving enhanced productivity with lower operating cost.

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