CASE STUDIES

Queensland Coal Mine - Australia Water Evaporation System

2016

Minetek was commissioned to design and manufacture 21 Minetek Model 1010, 45kw water evaporation fans to assist with the management of excess mine affected water at the Mine site. These 21 water evaporation system units were installed on a high wall which was an ideal location to maximise evaporation and updraft arising from the pit face. These units were manufactured to specifically meet the safety requirements of the mine complete with maintenance access platforms for ease of nozzle cleaning and maintenance.

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Copper & Cobalt Mine Democratic Republic Of The Congo

2013

Minetek representatives worked together with site personnel from both the Phoenix HQ and from site to establish the best solution to the water challenges they were facing.

Minetek supplied 4 large Model 1210, 75kw mine spec evaporation units to evaporate 4 ML per day from a large

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Government Evaporation System

2013

The StateGovernment appointed Minetek to design, supply, install and commission an evaporation system to evaporate 4 ML of mine affected acid water per day from an abandoned gold mine. The unique challenge of this project was that it was located at an abandoned mine site in

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Uranium Mine Remediation

2011

Location: Uranium Mine Remediation

Application: Uranium and Molybdenum

Equipment: Electrocoagulation - pH adjustment - Clarification - UF

Discharge: Groundwater re-injection

Volume: 5.2 ML/Day

Effluent Quality: TDS, TSS, Chlorides, Sulfate, Molybdenum, Uranium



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Alumina Refinery Evaporation System

2011

Minetek was employed bya large multi-national mining cooperationto design, supply, install and commission a large 16 unit evaporation system at one of its Alumina refineries.

This particular application presented many unique challenges most prominent was the challenge

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