Dam dredging with electric pump

Location: 
Colombia
Year: 
2018
Description: 

The customer, a Colombian hydroelectric plant,  needed to remove sand and sludge that have been accumulating at the bottom of the dam, beside the wall.
Our solution
DRAGFLOW supplied an electric dredge pump EL606S with high depth package, since the customer required to dredge up to 45m below water level.
We also supplied supplied a spring driven reel for the automatic recovering of the 60m pump electric cable. The reel, together with the electric control panel, was installed at the top of the dam wall.  The hydroelectric plant continued its operations during  the dredging process.
This DRAGFLOW equipment has been the best solution for this job.

 
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