Potash, salt and fertiliser processing

Extraction, production, storage and filling of fertilisers
Phosphate extraction and processing

Issue 2023-01-02 Secondary source of raw materials

Development of a new process to produce gypsum products from potash mining

The extraction of calcium sulphate products from potash mining can be one possibility to produce gypsum from a secondary source of raw materials in future. Work is currently underway on the...

Issue 2022-04 Process reliability in salt storage

Trouble-free hall loading with Tecdos drive technology from RUD

The Borth rock salt mine and salt works are located in Rheinberg, about 60 km from Düsseldorf. Between 7000 and 8000 tons of salt are mined and processed there every day. The plant is operated by K+S,...

Issue 2021-11 Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke

SENNEBOGEN 613 E with flexibility and safety in the mine

T‌his time the traditional German miners’ greeting “Glückauf” (“Good luck”) is the motto for the 16 t telescopic crane from SENNEBOGEN, because in Europe’s largest rock-salt mine in Heilbronn, the...


RMGroup’s mobile packaging system supports PELOT’s portable ambitions

RMGroup has recently installed one of their innovative mobile packaging systems at PELOT Slovenia, part of the PELOT Group - a main supplier of sea and rock salt in the Republic of Croatia, Slovenia...

Issue 2021-10 Completed

New CIECH salt boiling plant in Stassfurt/Germany

For the CIECH Group, one of the leading producers of salt, soda  and natron in Europe, 2021 is a special year. Despite the problems triggered by the corona pandemic the first half of the year, the...

Issue 2021-05

Process equipment for large phosphate project

F‌LSmidth has been chosen as the technical partner and the supplier of key equipment for the productivity improvement project at a phosphate beneficiation plant in the Middle East. The order is valued...

Issue 2021-04 Fertilizer production

Current and future challenges in fertilizer production

The consumption of fertilizers is booming. On ever smaller areas of cultivated land, more and more crops must be harvested to feed the world’s growing population. Last year, global consumption...


AT MINERAL PROCESSING Worldwide – optimum advertising platform

AT MINERAL PROCESSING Worldwide is the counterpart to AT MINERAL PROCESSING Europe. It is a purely English-language edition, which is distributed exclusively outside Europe. In 5 issues per year, all...


Weir Minerals expands product line

Weir Minerals announced three new additions to its industry-leading Lewis® range of pumps and valves for the sulphur, sulphuric and phosphoric acid industries. The new Lewis® VL Axial Pump, Lewis® Hor...


Ma’aden Wa’ad Al Shamal Phosphate Company Contracts DuPont Clean Technologies for Turnaround Support

The Ma’aden Wa’ad Al Shamal Phosphate Company (MWSPC) has signed a service agreement for a period of three years with DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont) for its sulfuric acid plant in Sirhan, in the...