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RECENT CONSULTING PROJECTS

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Project Description

Deliverables

Client

Blast optimisation study Desktop study report and recommended required methodology Anglo Operations
Zinc recovery improvement on a
flotation plant
Achieved a measureable improvement through control and process changes Vedanta
Total acid consumption of heap grade sample TAC test work Logiman
Sulfide treatment options desktop study Desktop study report Rand Refineries
Zinc oxide production desktop study Desktop study report Logiman
Base metal treatment plant flowsheet development Mass and energy balances, block flow diagrams, process design criteria for each alternative investigated Rand Refineries
Detailed copper leach-SX-EW flowsheet development Mass and energy balances, process flow diagrams and process design criteria SMP
Detailed copper leach-SX-EW flowsheet development Mass and energy balances, process flow diagrams, process design criteria, production and reagent report ENRC
Detailed copper leach-SX-EW flowsheet development Mass and energy balances, process flow diagrams, process design criteria, production and reagent report SNC Lavlin
BMR process definition studies Consulting report, detailed kinetic leach modelling, capacity statements Anglo American Platinum
AngloGold Ashanti Technology Innovation Consortium Assisted in the conceptualisation of an ISL development framework AngloGold Ashanti
Conceptual study for treatment of a copper sulfide & oxide ore body Concept report, BFDs, mass & energy balances Metorex
Design of pressure leaching plant PFS design report Chambishi Metals
Concentrator control systems review Consulting report Hindustan Zinc
Metallurgical Management Review – DMS, concentrator plant Consulting report Boss Mining
Thermodynamic assessment of hydrochlorination Consulting report Anglo Platinum
Strategies for treating copper sulfide concentrates Concept design ENRC
Copper-cobalt circuit Mass balance for final design Chambishi
Recycling of rechargeable automobile batteries Concept design report UK company
Impurity bleed stream with SX treatment Process design package: PFDs, P&Ids, equipment, valve, line etc lists ENRC
General consulting related to the BMR expansion project Overall control philosophy, Operational readiness for metallurgists Anglo Platinum
Capacity of First Stage Leach Capacity statement Lonmin
Value-engineering on titanium flowsheet Early stage design deliverables Anglo American
Heap leaching modelling Heap leaching Plant models Undisclosed
Treatment of Secondary Leach Residue Process flow diagrams, mass and energy balances, design criteria, P&IDs, line lists, valve lists. Anglo Platinum
Current and new base metal refinery (nickel, copper leaching, electrowinning, crystallisation) Block flow diagrams, mass and energy balances. Anglo Platinum
Kinetic modelling, and process design for optimization of First Stage Leaching operation Process flow diagrams, mass and energy balances, process design criteria. Lonmin Platinum
Hydrometallurgical treatment of a titanium ore Process flow diagrams, mass and energy balances. Anglo Base
Pyrometallurgical treatment of a precipitated titanium product Block flow diagrams, mass and energy balances Anglo Base
Processing a nickel/cobalt mixed hydroxide by SX and electrowinning Block flow diagrams, mass and energy balances. TWP / Meta Mining 
Seven options for the treatment of a zinc deposit Block flow diagrams, mass and energy balances. Anglo Base
Recovery of iron oxide – a variety of process options, including SX, pyrohydrolysis, ion exchange etc. Block flow diagrams, mass and energy balances. Metals Finance Africa
SX circuit for a copper producer – included full circuit, including upfront roasting and SO2 scrubbing Full and final process flow diagrams TWP / Chambishi
Base metal refinery for a major platinum producer Full process flow diagrams. Impala Platinum
Ruthenium distillation  Process flow diagrams. Anglo Platinum