Innovative Processes

SO2 Manufacturing Process – Sulfur Burning Plant

The SO2 Manufacturing Process is “simple”, all you need is a sulfur burning plant. The flowsheet represent what you need for a sulfur burning system to produce SO2.  The manufacturing of 1 metric tonne per day of SO2 requires a sulfur-burning SO2 plant capable of smoking-up around 46 lb/hr

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By | 2017-03-19T13:46:38+00:00 August 19th, 2015|Categories: Flowsheets & Flowcharts, Innovative Processes, Reagents and Chemicals|0 Comments

Rotary Filter Internal Piping & Manifold

This insides (Internal Piping) of a Disk or Drum Rotary Filter and its Manifold are much similar to each other.

inside rotary filter assemblyEach of the sectors are attached to what is known as the MANIFOLD. The purpose of the manifold is provide a series of passages for both the vacuum and the air. Each passage services one sector from each one of the discs that make

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By | 2017-03-17T19:46:50+00:00 August 13th, 2015|Categories: Feeders and Conveyors, Innovative Processes|0 Comments

Copper Precipitation & Cementation using Scrap Iron

copper cementation process Copper Cementation Cone

In the search for lower cost methods of recovering copper, the use of sponge iron or particulate iron (as distinguished from iron powder used in powder metallurgy) as precipitants in place of tin cans, detinned scrap iron, or scrap iron is an intriguing possibility. The relatively faster copper

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By | 2017-10-22T09:27:40+00:00 May 3rd, 2015|Categories: Innovative Processes|Tags: |Comments Off on Copper Precipitation & Cementation using Scrap Iron

Copper and Gold Bioleaching Articles

By | 2017-03-17T19:53:05+00:00 February 28th, 2015|Categories: Flotation, Gold Extraction, Innovative Processes|Tags: |Comments Off on Copper and Gold Bioleaching Articles

Mining process based on bacterias unlocks gold in South Africa


A bacteria-rich process currently being used in Barberton, a town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa, can help liberate ultra-fine gold locked in sulphide crystals. The experiment, called Biox technology, is happening in three mines owned by Pan African Resources.

Besides these

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By | 2017-03-17T19:59:09+00:00 January 29th, 2014|Categories: Innovative Processes|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Scientists test new technique to mine water on Mars


With an apparent and significant amount of water locked up in ice, Mars is being studied by the scientists that want to understand how to extract the precious liquid. And the answer is via some very different mining techniques.

Recent exploratory missions have found that water ice exists on the planet’s poles

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By | 2017-03-17T20:01:32+00:00 December 27th, 2013|Categories: Innovative Processes|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Direct Nickel’s new nickel extraction technology is cheaper and better for the environment

600px-NickelNickel ore might be abundant these days, but that wasn’t the case in the past and, like most things, this excess will be over in a near future.

According to a British Geological Survey, referred by the site Metal

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By | 2017-08-24T09:26:53+00:00 October 26th, 2013|Categories: Innovative Processes|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Report about clean mining: how to be a green miner

mining-report-coverA recent report released by Kachan & Co. – and reported by Mining Examiner here – highlighted 47 innovative projects that can change the future of mining and also gives advice to industry stakeholders.

The document is proving that the resource sector can be clean and environment-friendly, so

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By | 2017-03-17T20:07:39+00:00 October 5th, 2013|Categories: Innovative Processes|0 Comments

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