Labs

CAPABILITIES

Services Provided

Research and Development

Analytical

Custom Equipment Fabrication

  • Sample Preparation

  • Sample Characterization

  • Bench-Scale Testing

  • Exploratory Mineral Processing Campaigns

  • Mobile prep services

  • Geotechnical Analysis

  • Environmental Testing

  • Mine Related Water Analysis 

  • Elemental Determination

  • Radiochemical analysis

  • Engineering Support and Project Management

  • Custom Metal Welding and Fabrication

  • Equipment Scale-Ups

Capabilities

Sample Blending/Splitting

Cone and Quartering Jones Riffle Splitters (Various Sizes)

Drying

Standard 110 °C  Ambient ~20 °C

Low temp 60 °C

Crushing

6”x10” Jaw Crusher - 2,000-6,000 lb/hr

4”x6” Jaw Crusher - 400-1,200 lb/hr

6”x6.5” Roll Crusher – 3,000 lb/hr capacity

Pulverizing

Ring and Puck

Particle Size Distribution Analysis

Sub-Sieve Particle Size Analysis by Request

Specific Gravity/Density

Specific Gravity - Pycnometer

Bulk Density - Water Displacement

Bulk Density - Wax Coating

Ball and Rod Milling

2 kg Solid Capacity Batch system

Bond Work Index (BWi)

Coarse Screening

Gilson Test Screen

Fine Screening

RoTap Sieve Shaker

Analytical

(Solution created by means of Leach, Multi-Acid or Aqua Regia Digest if solid)

XRF • FAA • CVAA • ICP-MS • ICP-OES • Radiochemical Analysis

Mineralogy

XRD • MLA • QEMSCAN • AMICS by SEM • Optical Microscopy

Physical Beneficiation, Separations & Liberation

Froth Flotation

Batch Flotation

Gravity Separation

Gravity Table, Knelson, Spirals, Cyclone

Magnetic/Electrostatic Separation

WHIMS, Dry HIMS, Dry LIMS,

Electrostatic Separations

Solid/Liquid Separation

Pressure filtration, Vacuum filtration

High-Pressure Slurry Ablation

Selective liberation in HPSA

Attrition Scrubbing

Bench-scale (Wemco)

Additional Testing

Pyrometallurgy & Hydrometallurgy

*Leaches by Water, Cyanide or Acid

High-Temp Roasting, Bottle Roll Leaching,

Column Leaching, Pressure Oxidation

Sands Analysis

Brightness/Whiteness Measurement