Dewatering

Dewatering permanent headworks

Primero dewatering differentiates itself from other contractors by self-performing all facets of the work.

Primero’s dewatering capabilities include the full detailed engineering design, supply, construction, testing and commissioning of:

  • Submersible bore pumps, cable and riser
  • Headworks and control panels – permanent installation, trailer mounted and skid mounted
  • Soft Starter and Variable Speed Drive solutions
  • Generators – trailer mounted and skid mounted
  • Diesel fuel tanks
  • HDPE pipelines and fittings
  • Electrical – power and instrumentation
  • Telemetry including PLC programming
  • Earthworks including trenching and backfill, crossings, pads, access tracks and pipeline alignment
  • Civil works including pipe supports, anchor and thrust blocks
  • Transfer pump stations
  • Tanks and ponds

Case Study: RIO TINTO MARANDOO DE-WATERING CONTROL SKIDS

Hope Downs dewatering design

Telemetry Repeater Station