Glencore's innovative solutions maximise mining value
Mount Isa Mines and Glencore Technology have been at the forefront of developing innovative processes and technologies at its own sites that have been successfully implemented into many of the worlds' largest mining operations.
With orebodies becoming increasingly more complex to process, declining metal prices and rising costs, Mount Isa Mines mitigates the impact of these challenges through engineering innovative break-through solutions.
The technology arm of Mount Isa Mines, Glencore Technology, is dedicated to marketing our innovations around the world, and continuing to develop technology and solutions to improve efficiencies and keep mining operations viable.
In this three part series, Resourceful will explore these state-of-the-art mining, smelting and processing technologies.
Innovations conceived, developed and refined by Glencore include: ISASMELT™ smelting technology, BBOC™ precious metal refining technology, ISAKIDD™ copper electrowinning and electrorefining technology, the ISAMILL™ fine grinding technology, the ISA PROCESS™ copper refining technology, JAMESON CELL™ flotation technology, the ALBION PROCESS™ enabling technology, the HYPERSPARGE™ technology, and ZIPATANK™.