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The newly expanded foundry is the top white-iron foundry in the world, according to GIW
, boasting cutting-edge equipment, excellent safety features, and enough space to efficiently move, assemble and store some of the largest pumps on the planet.
The current expansion, which also includes added heat treatment capabilities, will ensure that KSB's GIW
Minerals products will be ready for growing market demands.
has signed an exclusive contract to provide its full line of pumps for a Penoles project in Durango, Mexico, as well as for a Penoles subsidiary in Sonora, Mexico.
Some produced by GIW
can weigh well more than 40,000 lb and are bigger than a cement truck.
Since the casing is the most expensive replacement part, GIW
has concentrated its efforts on predicting casing wear, and has developed and proved what it claims is the industry's first casing wear computer program.
Elias Aho, global sales and projects manager for GIW
, said that a sulfide concentrator, owned by BHP Billiton, reports increased revenue of $8 million due to productivity increases, with an additional savings of $1 million in energy costs.
Sales and service representatives of GIW
Industries, for example, are armed with laptop computers equipped with the company's proprietary SLYSEL computer software.
said that before its engineers were tasked with the pump project, its team had familiarized themselves with the mine's operations while assisting it in tackling issues with cyclone-feed pumps.
A sales and service partnership with the Finnish company Outotec Oyj is signed by KSB s US subsidiary GIW
Looking at one specific component supplier, delivery times for GIW
Industries averaged 16 - 18 weeks back in the 1980s.