CRUDE PREPARATION & SUSPENSION - receiving crude ore and suspending in water, use of surfactants
DE-GRITTING - continuous separation and removal of +325 mesh contaminants by sieving, gravity sedimentation, or centrifugation
CONTAMINANT REDUCTION - separation and removal of -325 mesh contaminants
PARTICLE SIZE REDUCTION / SHAPING - semi-autogenous milling at varying intensities, to alter the shape and size distribution of micron sized particles
IMPEX Pilot Plant Delaminator Brochure [pdf]
IMPEX Two Cell FMM Delaminator Brochure [pdf]
IMPEX High-Shear Mill Brochure [pdf]
DEWATERING SYSTEMS - reduction of water content by filtration, sedimentation, dry re-blend or evaporation.
DRYING - removal of water or other solvents to produce a highly flowable dry bead.
CALCINATION - alteration of a mineral's crystal structure and behavior by high-temperature roasting.
Other than our own equipment and services we represent the following:
WesTech Engineering - vacuum drum filters, clarifiers, thickeners, bio-oxidation systems
Komline-Sanderson - rotary atomizers
SDS, Inc. - Spray Dryers for all applications, to 100,000 Lbs / hr.
Hankin Environmental Systems - calciners, kilns, scrubbers, fluid bed furnaces, combustion control
Elliott Machine Pulverizers - dry pulverizer, rugged design, works in the 10 microns range.
IMPEX Elliott Mill Brochure [pdf]