Newcrest Buys Eriez Flotation Equipment, Mexican Producers Choose FLS NextSTEP
Eriez Flotation Division (EFD) and Eriez-Australia have been selected to supply Newcrest Mining’s Cadia Valley Operations in New South Wales, Australia, with proprietary separation equipment that will be utilized to recover gold and copper from a concentrator tailings stream. The EFD equipment order includes two HydroFloat Separators and four CrossFlow Classifiers.
Copper Producer Upgrades Valve Control Equipment
ATI, a Texas, USA-based integrated manufacturer of valve automation solutions, has begun the task of replacing 42 existing linear valve actuators with its newest model at an open-pit copper mining operation in Arizona. The new double-acting actuators are constructed with a 14-in. bore and 23-in. stroke in modulating service of shaft-mounted DART valves for flow control in the operation’s open top slurry separation process.
DRA to Design,Construct Tailings Plant
Multidisciplinary international engineering group DRA has been appointed by JSE-listed Pan African Resources to deliver a detailed design and construction supervision service for the Elikhulu Gold Tailings Retreatment Plant facility planned for its Evander operation in Mpumalanga, South Africa.