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New pumping system to dewater deep mine shafts

By: Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage     4th May 2018 Centurion-based, family owned, pumping solutions provider Hazleton Pumps has patented a new pump technology that will dewater deep-level mine shafts more efficiently. The Hippo high head series submersible slurry pump system can remove acid mine drainage (AMD) water from flooded mine shafts in a... 

Local Certification Not Accepted Internationally Forces SA Hippo To Set Up Companies In Canada And USA

By: Celeste Koortsen     19th February 2018 In 1993 HAZLETON PUMPS designed, developed and manufactured the first HIPPO Flameproof Submersible Slurry pump be used underground in the South African coal mines.  These pumps had to comply with the IEC 60097-1 regulations and certified by the SABS. As a result of the success of the HIPPO... 

SA Hippo Again Flown To Canada 

24th January 2017 SA Hippo Again Flown To Canada Two HIPPO 350kW Medium Voltage Submersible Slurry pumps would have been returned by the Canadian National Resources Limited (CNRL) to South Africa for repair and upgrade in May 2016. These pumps are being used to pump liquids containing solids, contaminated with tar... 

Fission outlines two-prong strategy as summer exploration campaign is mounted

By: Simon Rees     28th July 2016 Flying into Fort McMurray, Alberta, evidence of the gargantuan forest fire the region suffered in May stretched for miles around: blackened trees, burnt branches and buildings turned to ash. The blaze occurred during a tough time for the region: low oil prices had led to reduced work in the... 

Up your game on sustainability, challenges Manuel

By: Kim Cloete     16th May 2016 Former Finance Minister Trevor Manuel has criticised both governments and companies for failing to live up to their commitments on sustainable development and has called for better laws and greater enforcement of those laws. He was speaking at the first ever Sustainable Brands Conference to be... 

Suncor tells takeover target's shareholders ‘hope is not a strategy’

By: Henry Lazenby     12th November 2015 Suitor Suncor Energy has written an open letter to shareholders of reluctant takeover target Canadian Oil Sands (COS), advising that “hope is not a strategy” when it comes to surviving the prolonged downturn in crude oil prices. “We don’t think hope is an appropriate strategy for COS. Why? While... 

Company Announcement: Two 5.4 Ton Hippo's Flown to Oils-Sand Fields in Canada

By: Creamer Media Reporter      27th June 2013 With the snow melting at Fort McMurray, in Alberta, Canada, the possibility exists of polluting the environment at the Oil-Sand Fields 


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