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Water Management – Dewatering - Engineering - Project Management

Alacer Gold – Higginsville, Goldfields - Western Australia

Temporary Pit Dewatering

The task was to provide temporary pit dewatering services, using pontoon pump system and booster pumps, at Higginsville, in the Goldfields Western Australia. The product was mine and rain water. NPE got the job done efficiently and effectively.

NPE dewatered the chalice pit (200lt/sec @ 200m TDH). Services provided in conjunction with this project include: engineering, design, installation, commissioning and decommissioning as well as transport of HDPE and pumping system and full design of pipe system.


To dewater chalice pit (200lt/sec @ 200m TDH)


  • 220kw 1000v pontoon pumps
  • 250hp diesel driven trailer mounted transfer pumps
  • 750kva diesel generator set
  • 7km of 350mm HDPE pipeline supply and installation
  • 55,000lt bulk diesel fuel supply system

National Pump & Energy have the people, products and expertise to deliver on your project needs. For more information contact us today.

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