Our topic of the month...

... is ore processing.

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11/2018 Trend reversal

Metal ore mining in Europe

1??? Introduction It‘s been over 150 years since Europe dominated the mining industry. Measured by the production of metal ores, Europe still accounted for 62?% of world revenues in 1860. However,...

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04/2018

Erzlabor: A spin-off for raw materials characterization

Profound understanding of raw materials’ characteristics is essential for process and resource efficiency in the mining as well as in the recycling sector. Materials characterization has become a...

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12/2017

Journey round the world

Trends in coal and ore transportation

1 Introduction In 2016, a total of 4.9?billion tonnes (bn?t) of bulk commodities were shipped by seagoing vessels. This corresponds to a share of around 44?% of the global maritime transportation...

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10/2017

Energy efficiency • Energy intensity in copper and gold mining

1 Introduction In recent years, many mining companies have been able to reduce their specific energy requirements in the ore processing of base metals, gold, silver and platinum group metals, thereby...

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09/2017

Ore dressing aimed at the global market

The operators of the La Parrilla tungsten and tin mine in south-western Spain have entrusted the processing of extracted ore to the German mining specialists in order to achieve their production...

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07-08/2017

Pneumatic flotation Application of Hybrid Flotation in the beneficiation of iron ore

1 Introduction Iron production generally follows a fixed process chain. Ore extraction in the mine is followed by the downstream processes of beneficiation, pelletizing or sintering, followed by the...

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06/2017

Boom - New era for lithium

1 Introduction When the car manufacturer Tesla put its Gigafactory into service recently, it marked the beginning of a new era for lithium and for the production of batteries. From 2018 onwards, the...

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