Skip to main content

Partnering in innovation

Published by , Digital Assistant Editor
Dry Bulk,


Located in the Nukay mining district of central Guerrero State, Mexico, the Los Filos gold mining project is one of the largest opencast mines in the country. Los Filos is a heap leach operation. The ore size is reduced at the crushing plant and then hauled to the valley where it is stacked on engineered pads. The ore is sprayed with a chemical solution that extracts and absorbs the gold as it trickles through the ore. To regulate seepage rate, an agglomerate (cement) is mixed into the ore to optimise ore exposure to the leaching solution. Ultimately, the solution is directed to the plant where the gold is precipitated out.

Read the article online at: https://www.drybulkmagazine.com/special-reports/29122016/partnering-in-innovation/

You might also like

 EnviroTech

Ready to revolutionise the cement industry?

Join our sister publication, World Cement, in Lisbon, 10 – 13 March 2024, for their first in-person conference and exhibition: EnviroTech.

This exclusive knowledge and networking event will bring together cement producers, industry leaders, technical experts, analysts, and other stakeholders to discuss the latest technologies, processes, and policies being deployed at the forefront of the cement industry’s efforts to reduce its environmental footprint.

Get your early bird tickets NOW »

 

Castor Maritime sell old kamsarmax

Castor Maritime Inc. has announced the sale of the M/V Magic Nebula for a price of US$16.2 million with an expected net gain of US$2.5 million.

 
 

Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):


 

This article has been tagged under the following:

Dry cargo shipping news