Our metallurgical and mineral processing test facility is the leading independent laboratory in Europe for the testing of ores and minerals.
We can carry out a range of metallurgical studies to assess the viability of your asset and ensure its future sustainability and profitability.
Integrating the skills of our highly experienced metallurgists, mineralogists and analytical chemists – many recognised worldwide as leading authorities in their specialised field – we can help you to develop a flowsheet for the treatment of your ore, optimise the quality of the products, maximise the recovery of economic minerals and to operate your plant as economically as possible.
Our team undertake a variety of test work programmes on samples ranging from a few kilograms to several tonnes for full, detailed studies. These include comminution, flotation, magnetic, gravity, hydrometallurgy, mineralogy, sizing and classification, thickening and filtration, environmental and analytical studies. These can be carried out on a semi continuous basis or as batches.
We can also provide on-site services to audit, assess and provide solutions in processing plants where metallurgical performance is an issue. Samples can also be brought back to our laboratory for further testing,
Our recent experience includes copper, lead-zinc, gold and silver,tin and tungsten, nickel, phosphates, iron ore, titanium minerals, fluorite, barite and potash ores.
The size and expertise of our team means we offer an unrivalled level of service, providing flexible tailored solutions which has ensured a high level of repeat client business.
Clients who have used our mineral processing services include:
- Kaz Minerals
- Eldorado Gold
- Lundin Mining
- Anglo American