Milling is a major expense for mine operations and ultimately most of the material that passes through the plant is waste. Sorting out that waste before it gets to the mill can go a long way to improving the economics of an operation. Brent Hilscher of Sacre-Davey Engineering describes how some early adopters of sensor-based ore sorting have found big gains with this technology.
The mining industry has a productivity problem. McEwen Mining has opened its Toronto office to the industry’s leaders and big thinkers to begin looking for solutions. Here are more of their ideas.
These presentations are part of McEwen Mining’s Innovation Lunch and Learn Series, hosted at the company’s Toronto office. The videos are produced by Toronto Corporate Video Productions.