Concentrating on contemporary challenges

Mineral processing equipment of today has to fill a tall order, as new high-grade deposit discoveries are becoming rare, meaning orebodies are more complex and lower grade than before. Nia Kajastie explores how concentrator plants are designed for hard-to-process material

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An Outotec SAG mill at the Sally Malay (now Savannah) nickel mine, in Western Australia. Photo: Hugh Brown