Base Metals 2013

Seventh Southern African Base Metals Conference

White River, Mpumalanga, South Africa, 2-6 September 2013


Preliminary pages
Table of Contents

Kitumba—A new kind of copper deposit in a Zambian context
      M. Robertson

The origin of the Central African Copperbelt: in a nutshell
      S.J. Theron

Geochemical vectoring for Skorpion (sulphide) and Rosh Pinah targets in the Gariep Belt, Namibia
      S.J. Theron

From base metals and back—IsaMills and their advantages in African Base Metal Operations
      H. de Waal, K. Barns, and J. Monama

Outotec cooling towers provide cooling efficiency and low emissions in gypsum removal in SX plants
      T. Hirsi, P. Salonen, and J. Vaarno

The impact of technology changes on production and performance of Konkola Copper Mines, Zambia, before and after privatization
      M.G. Simubali and P.R.K. Chileshe

Development of permanent cathode technology and related lifecycle solutions
      L. Nordlund and H. Virtanen

Water-saving options for sulphuric acid plants
      R.J. Forzatti, I. Natha, L. Roux, and D.A. van den Berg

A new froth pump for improved flotation concentration handling
      W.R. Taylor

Environmental improvements for Peirce-Smith converters with Outotec’s converter hood technology for primary and secondary gas capture
      P.G. Brännström and L.M. Hedlund

Challenges and successes at the Nkomati Nickel JV: pit-to-product process improvements
      G. Cockburn

Development of the iron-focused laterite (ARFe) process
      C.A. Biley, M. Pelser, P. den Hoed, and M. Hove

Zinc removal from a base metal solution by ion exchange: process design to full-scale operation
      J.J. Taute, K.C. Sole, and E. Hardwick

Evalution of a versatic 10 acid/Nicksyn synergistic system for the recovery of nickel and cobalt from a typical lateric leach liquor
      A.C. du Preez and M.H. Kotze

Direct cobalt electrowinning as an alternative to intermediate cobalt mixed hydroxide product
      N. Mulaudzi and M.H. Kotze

A new development in the oxidative precipitation of Fe and Mn SO2/air
      P. Muzadi and M. Kotze

Analysis of the effects of changes in operating conditions on the agitated leaching of copper
      A. Osman, D. Nezungai, F.K. Crundwell, and J. Lloyd

Atmospheric pressure leaching application for the recovery of copper and nickel from low-grade sources
      R.K.K. Mbaya, M.M. Ramakokovhu, and C.K. Thubakgale

The recovery of nickel and cobalt from a sulphate bioleach solution using Dow M4195
      C.J. Liebenberg, C. Dorfling, S.M. Bradshaw, G.A. Akdogan, and J.J. Eksteen

Evaluation of different adsorbents for copper removal from cobalt electrolyte
      V. Yahorava, M. Kotze, and D. Auerswald

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