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On the progression of leaching from large particles in ...

(2004). Factors limiting bacterial iron oxidation in biodesulphurization system. (2005). Flow through porous media with applications to heap leaching of copper ores. (1983). Fundamental studies of the contribution of galvanic interaction to acidbacterial leaching of mixed metal sulfides. (1988). Galvanic interaction studies on sulphide ...

Modeling and Optimization of Heap Bioleach Processes ...

Ferric Iron Irrigation Rate Heap Leach ... Proceedings of the 16th international biohydrometallurgy symposium (IBS 2005), Cape Town, pp 153–162. Google Scholar. Bolorunduro SA, Dixon DG (2006) An electrochemical model for the leaching of chalcocite by ferric …

(PDF) The Impact of Drip Irrigation on Heap Hydrology and ...

PDF | In heap bioleaching iron and/or sulfur oxidising microorganisms are used to facilitate the oxidation of base metal sulfides in ore, thereby liberating the metal ions ( Cu2+) into the ...

JOACHIM (Jochen) PETERSEN

Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, South Africa • research into biooxidation kinetics in heap and tank leach systems • modelling of heap systems • teaching and research in general hydrometallurgy Jan 2000 – Jun 2002 Research Associate – Biohydrometallurgy Group, Department of …

Minerals | Special Issue : Heap Leaching: The StateoftheArt

Heap leach practice and fundamental knowledge have developed in parallel, sometimes informing each other, but, to a large extent, in isolation. True innovation in the field can much more readily flow from an open exchange of knowledg between theory and practice, and it is the intention of this Special Issue to foster this exchange.

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Heap leach cyanide irrigation and risk to wildlife ...

Heap leach cyanide irrigation and risk to wildlife: Ramifications for the international cyanide management code ... Golder Associates IncInternational Cyanide Management Code Certification Audit Newcrest Mining Ltd Telfer GoldCopper Mine Certification Audit Summary Audit Report. ... Cape Town (1993) Google Scholar. Majdi et al., 2007.

ASSESSING A TWOSTAGE HEAP LEACHING PROCESS FOR …

Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa 2. Western Platinum Ltd., Lonmin Process Division, Private Bag X508, ... precious metals heap leach. This is currently being evaluated through preliminary bench scale test work. ... solution irrigation onto the heap and air up flow in the heap, as demonstrated ...

HEAP LEACHING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN THE …

HEAP LEACHING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN PGM INDUSTRY * Mwase 1, J. Petersen , Eksteen2 1Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch, South Africa, 7701

MRI AND GRAVIMETRIC STUDIES OF HYDROLOGY IN DRIP …

University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa, Tel: +27 21 6502759 ... Heap bioleaching performance is dependent on the contacting of the leach solution with the ore bed, hence on the system hydrodynamics. In this study two experimental setups were used to examine hydrodynamics associated with irrigation from a single drip emitter ...

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Jochen Petersen University of Cape Town

Email: Jochen Petersen. Research interests. Understanding the factors that drive and limit heap bioleaching. Heap bioleaching is a low cost process option for the extraction of base metals from sulphide minerals (such as chalcocite, chalcopyrite and sphalerite) and for the oxidation of refractory gold ores.

OreMax Best Practice Drip Systems For Heap Leach Mining

OreMax was a pioneer in the application of drip irrigation to gold and copper mines in the late 1980’s. Previously the mines had used sprinklers which had many environmental and production limitations which were solved by the application of mining solution using drip systems.

Africa | SRK's 30th Anniversary | SRK Consulting News

The project led to the founding of SRK’s Cape Town office in 1979 and contributed to its continued growth. ... Built for irrigation, it also supplies water to Pigg’s Peak and can provide hydropower. ... (GFGL) operates the Tarkwa open pit/heap leach gold mine and the Damang open pit/CIL plant. In 1996, SRK authored the original Tarkwa ...

Groundwater can help alleviate CT's water shortage

Mar 20, 2017· Groundwater can help alleviate CT's water shortage Published: 20 March 2017 | According to engineers and scientists at SRK Consulting's Cape Town office, the aquifers in the greater Cape Town area could offer some relief if the current drought conditions endure by taking pressure off the demand for potable water.

Knight Piésold Mining Technology | Mining News and Views ...

Heap and dump leach design. Knight Piésold has extensive experience in designing leach pads for all locations, sizes and a range of ores and minerals. Substantial expertise has been accumulated in satisfying stringent groundwater protection requirements with extensive use of synthetic membranes and natural soils as lining materials.

AGRI LINE EPLSA

Introduction . Engineered Plastics and Linings – South Africa (EPLSA) is a specialist lining installation contractor, focussing on projects such as landfill linings; wastewater ponds; agricultural and irrigation dam linings; TSF and heap leach pads in mining applications; reservoir rehabilitation and more.

SAIMM Percolation Leaching: The status globally and in ...

Heap leaching, and other percolationleaching adaptations (such as dump, vat and in situleaching), is not a single or static technology. Innovation is occurring continuously all over the world, in order to adapt to an ever increasing number of potential applications, including even attempts at insitu leaching of metals from hard rock.

Professor Sue Harrison

2003 – 2013: Board member, Cape Biotechnology Trust. Chair of Board since 2005 2002 2003: Project director, new Chemical Engineering building project, University of Cape Town Research Interests Biohydrometallurgy, mineral bioleaching in tank and heap systems, …

HEAP LEACH – SX/EW Percolating liquids

engineering experts in heapleach facility design, operation and closure. He is also a nominee to the International Mining Technology Hall of Fame. He is a leader in heapleach monitoring systems—developing, championing, and pushing the boundaries of dynamic systemsmodelling technology to new heights. Dynamic modelling is helping heapleach

Preliminary Programme · Hydrometallurgy 2016 · 1–3 August …

16:15–16:40 Effects of Intermittent Irrigation on the Extraction of Copper from Mineral Sulphides using HeapBioleaching Systems E. Vries and Harrison, University of Cape Town, South Africa (Presentation only) Preliminary Programme · Hydrometallurgy 2016 · 1–3 August 2016

The Use of Geosynthetics in Mining Works

construction and operation of heap leach facilities is thebasal lining system. It has to be carefully designed to guarantee a sufficient quality, to increase the solution recovery and thus improve the operational benefit. The surrounding or climate/weather conditions in the area of a heap leach facility can lead to the requirement

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Cape Town SYNOPSIS Rebecca Chiume iv SYNOPSIS Heap bioleaching is a microbiallyassisted metal extraction process in which metals are recovered from low grade ore by ferric iron and acid leach agents. Heap bioleaching provides several advantages ... uous flow through system. The effect of irrigation rates of 2, 6 and 18 L/m. 2

HEAP LEACHING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN …

HEAP LEACHING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN PGM INDUSTRY * Mwase 1, J. Petersen , Eksteen2 1Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch, South Africa, 7701

Assessing a twostage heap leaching process for Platreef ...

1 Assessing a twostage heap leaching process for Platreef flotation concentrate James M. †Mwase†1, Jochen Petersen , Jacques J. Eksteenβ † Centre for Bioprocess Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa β Department of Metallurgical Engineering, Western Australia School of Mines, Curtin University, GPO

A novel experimental system for the study of microbial ...

A novel experimental system for the study of microbial ecology and mineral leaching within a simulated agglomeratescale heap bioleaching system Elaine Govender a, Christopher G. Bryan b and Susan T. L. Harrison a,* a Centre for Bioprocess Engineering Research (CeBER), Department of …