Custom pressurisation filter Iron Ore Mine application

The Problem

Shortened lifespan of electrical equipment in electrical substation on iron ore mine site caused by dust ingress.

Customers ProblemMetalic dust ingress into remote substations


Substation Pressurisation

Plant Exhaust Volume

Belt driven centrifugal fan



Filters Installed

Primary: 1 Spin Filter
Secondaty: From 2 - 19 F50 Pocket Filters

Filter Area: 1m2 - 3.24m2
Stable Pressure Loss

600 Pa

Cleaning System

Change Out

Value to Customer

Positively pressurising the substations resulted in no dust ingress thus extending the lifespan of the electrical equipment and lower maintenance costs