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Submersible Slurry Pumps, Industrial

Regions/Markets Represented:

Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia & the Pacific, Mexico, and South America, except for Peru, Ecuador, Guyana, Venezuela, and Suriname

Location:Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Forged for Life

In 2013 Dorian Drake signed an exclusive agreement to distribute Vulcan Pumps products throughout most worldwide markets. Headquartered in White Plains, NY USA, Dorian Drake International has over 50 years of experience in the pump industry, knowleadgeable field sales and professional customer service staff.

Vulcan Pumps, LLC, a Brownlee-Morrow Company, is a supplier of high chrome iron hard metal submersible slurry pumps designed for pumping abrasive and corrosive liquids.  Vulcan Pumps’ designs offer the flexibility to provide a product that perfectly matches a customer’s individual requirements.

Not all industrial operations are the same, so why should your pump be?

Vulcan Pump gives customers a choice when it comes to choosing the right pump for the job, including materials of construction, broad performance ranges, and optional features that ensure you get the best product for your specific application – All at competitive pricing.

Vulcan Pumps also offer package pumping systems built from customer drawings or designed in-house to meet customer specifications. Vulcan Pumps combine a wide range of products – including pumps, metering, and control equipment – to provide custom solutions for industrial processes.

Manufacturer Products

  • VOLT SERIES Submersible Slurry Pumps
  • HDS SERIES Heavy Duty Submersible Slurry Pumps
  • Floating Barge Systems

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VOLT SERIES Submersible Slurry Pumps

The Volt series submersible slurry pump is a complete pump and motor package designed for uses in all types of submersible applications. The pump set has many advantages, including construction from high-quality specialized materials, state-of-the-art structure, wide flow channel, and high capacity for sewage/solids. It is suitable for delivery of liquid mediums containing sand, coal slurry, mine solids, and much more. It is widely used in mining, metallurgy, thermal power stations, etc. It is an ideal alternative for traditional slurry pumps that aren’t designed to perform under rigorous conditions. The Volt offers a combination of rugged features that keeps it running strong through even the toughest applications.


  • Mine Dewatering
  • Fly Ash Sump
  • Mud Recovery
  • Bottom Ash Overflow
  • Clarifier Sludge
  • Pond Water Return
  • Coke Quench
  • Black Liquor
  • Mill Scale
  • Mud Decanting
  • Boiler Blowdown
  • Seawater/Sand Slurry
  • Cleanup Sumps
  • Magnetite Recover
  • Lime Slurry
  • Coal Fines Recovery
  • Skimming Pit
  • Precipitator Slurry
  • Coal Pile Runoff
  • Chlorinated Thickener
  • Thickener Drain

Volt Series Standard Motor Features:

  •  Thermal Overload Sensor – Protects the motor by shutting down if internal temperature exceeds safe operating conditions.
  • Motor Moisture Float Switch – Alerts the operator if moisture is detected inside the motor housing.
  • Double Mechanical Seals -Safely operate in oil chamber away from pumped slurry (Lower SIC vs SIC – Upper C vs SIC).stainless steel spring ring
  • Cast Iron Construction and F-Class Insulation
  • Designed to handle up to 50% solids per volume

Standard Liquid End Features

  •  Enclosed High-Chrome Iron Impeller – Longer lasting, higher efficiency pumping.
  • Replaceable Front and Back High-Chrome Iron Wear Liners – Avoid costly casing replacement due to excessive wear.
  •  Integral High-Chrome Iron Elbow
  • Stainless Steel Stand, Inlet Screen, and Hardware
  •  600 HB for all High-Chrome Iron Components

HDS SERIES Heavy Duty Submersible Slurry Pumps

The HDS Series is Vulcan’s line of heavy duty, Hard Metal slurry pumps. With a robust motor and wet end, these pumps are designed to deliver quality performance in extreme conditions. The HDS Series is suitable for use in a wide range of applications, including those in the Mining, Steel, Sand & Gravel, Food Processing, Power Generation, Pulp & Paper and many more industries. The HDS Series offers serious performance at competitive cost.


Mining / Steel

  • Kaolin Clay
  • Red Mud Decanting
  • Magnetite Recovery
  • Clarifier Sludge
  • Waste Water andcontrol panel
  • Basement Sumps
  •  Coal Pile Runoff
  •  Slag Pits
  • Scale Pits
  • Swarf Boxes
  • Flume Flushers
  •  Interceptor Pumps

Power Generation

  • Coal Pile Runoff
  •  Coal Crusher Sumps
  • Coal Tunnel Sumps
  •  Coal Fines Recovery
  • FGD Blowdown Sumps
  • Bottom Ash Transport
  • Fly Ash Sumps and Ponds
  • Waste Water and Basement Sumps

Sand & Gravelvulcan barge

  •  Weir Overflow
  •  Dust Suppression
  • Recycle Water
  •  Wheel Wash Pump
  • Cyclone Feed
  •  Dredging
  • Barge Unloading

Pulp & Paper / Food Processing

  • Wood Yard Runoff
  •  Waste Water and
  • Basement Sumps
  • Food Processing Waste
  • Juicer Sumps

HDS Series Standard Features:vulcan cable guard

  • Internal Slurry Seal
  • Mechanical seal configuration designed for prolonged motor operation in severe duty slurry applications
  • Double mechanical seals operate in an oil chamber where components are isolated from the pumped slurry
  • Carbon -Ni Resist face (upper) and Tungsten Carbide face (lower) with stainless hardware
  • HDS Agitator
  • Provides agitation to suspend solids for cleaner sumps
  • Particle Ejection Ports
  • Expels solids to extend seal life
  • Maintains minimum flow during closed valve operation
  • 316 Stainless Steel Hardware
  • High Chrome Iron Construction Designed to handle slurries up to 70% solids per volume

HDS Series Options:

  • Stainless Steel Spray Ring
  • Extra agitation when required for heavy solids
  • Control Panel
  • Simplex/Duplex
  • Built-In thermal overload and moisture detectorHDS agitator
  • Moisture Detector
  • Prolongs pump performance
  • NEMA 4 enclosure
  • Motor safeguard
  • Signals early seal failure to avoid costly repairs
  •  Explosion-Proof Slurry Seal
  • Carbon-Ni Resist faces and 316 Stainless Steel hardware for internal seal
  •  Tungsten Carbide faces and 316 Stainless Steel hardware for external seal
  • Pump Pontoons
  • Custom floating pump systems available

For more information, speak to a Vulcan Pumps authorized representative from Dorian Drake International.

Vulcan Pumps can solve your pumping needs with our custom designed floating barge packages. These packages are perfect for applications in which mounting the pump over a large liquid body is required.

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For additional information contact us.

Manufacturer Website: www.vulcanpumps.com