Horizontal slurry pumps

Horizontal slurry pumps

High-performance pumping to lower operating costs

Metso offers a comprehensive line of horizontal slurry pumps to serve a wide range of slurry transport applications. The total solution of pumps, parts and services to tackle even the most abrasive applications and help you to reduce operating costs.

Pump for any need

Mill discharge pumps, general slurry pumps, and dredge pumps. 

Maintenance and optimization

Easily interchangeable parts. Quick service and maintenance with local inventory and deployment.

Experience of numerous applications

Mining and mineral processing, sand and gravel, dredging, copper, iron ore, diamond, alumina, coal, gold, kaolin, pulp and paper, steel, sugar, chemical, FGD, sand blending, power, construcion, tunneling.

Global expertise, local support

Pumping professionals in over 60 countries in the world.

Metso MD Series horizontal mill discharge pumps
Metso MD Series mill discharge pumps

Metso MD Series horizontal mill discharge pumps are designed for efficient operation and long wear life in grinding mill circuits where high abrasive slurries are often encountered.

These pumps are equipped with rugged wet-end parts that feature heavy metal or rubber sections at points of extreme wear to increase performance and reduce maintenance cost. 

  • Flow rates to 12 000 m³/h – 52 800 USGPM
  • Heads up to 70 m - 230 ft

Typical applications

  • SAG/Ball mill discharge pumps
  • Thickener underflow pumps
  • Tailings pumps
  • Hydrocyclone feed

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X Series slurry pumps

X Series horizontal slurry pumps are extra heavy-duty and designed especially the most demanding pumping applications in mind. 

The series consists of hard metal and rubber lined slurry pumps.

  • Flow rates to 10 000 m³/h – 44 000 USGPM
  • Heads up to 75 m - 250 ft

Typical applications 

  • Mining and mineral processing
  • Extra heavy duty highly abrasive slurries
  • Hydrocyclone feed
  • Mine refuse and tailings
  • Industrial processing
  • Mill discharge
  • Sand and gravel
  • Medium duty abrasive slurries
  • In plant slurry transfer pumps

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X Series slurry pumps.
Orion Series horizontal slurry pumps.
Orion Series slurry pumps

Orion Series horizontal slurry pumps consists of two ranges, the H-range is designed for the most arduous industrial slurry pumping applications, and the M-range is made for abrasive duties and medium heads in general plant transfer applications.

Orion Series H-range 

  • Flow rates to 2 800 m³/h – 10 000 USGPM
  • Heads up to 100 m – 330 ft

Orion Series M-range 

  • Flow rates to 5 000 m³/hr – 20 000 USGPM
  • Heads up to 60 m – 200 ft

Typical applications

  • Mining and mineral processing
  • Hydrocyclone feed
  • Mine refuse and tailings
  • In plant slurry transfer pumps
  • Industrial processing
  • Coal and power plant ash
  • Sand and gravel

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VASA HD Series slurry pumps

VASA HD Series horizontal slurry pumps are an excellent choise for applications where the smallest Metso MD Series or X Series pumps are too large.

Furthermore, VASA HD pumps are well suited for when a higher maximum pump operating pressure is needed.

  • Flow rates to 1 000 m³/h – 4 400 USGPM
  • Heads up to 55 m – 180 ft
  • Maximum operating pressure 25 bar – 360 psi

Typical applications

  • Mill discharge
  • Hydrocyclone feed
  • Tailings disposal
  • In plant slurry transfer pumps

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VASA HD Series slurry pumps.
Thomas Simplicity Series horizontal dredge pumps.
Thomas Simplicity Series dredge pumps

Thomas Simplicity Series horizontal dredge pumps are designed for dredging large and abrasive materials. They allow maximum particle size passage while maintaining high efficiency.

The standard pumps can be configured for deck/hull mounting, or ladder/underwater mounting, and in either right hand or left hand rotation.

  • Flow rates from 500 to 10 000 m³/h – 2 200 to 44 000 USGPM
  • Heads to 75 m - 250 ft

Typical applications

  • Dredging
    • Sand and gravel
    • Contract dredging
    • Tailings
  • Booster pump
  • Sand waste pump
  • Material transfer pump

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