INSTRUCTIONS: Work in groups of three. Choose one mining industry in South Africa and find information about the industry of your choice. Choose from the following list: gold, iron, coal, phosphate, manganese, diamond, chromium, copper and the platinum group metals (PGMs).
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The general focus of this document will be on metaliferrous ores represented by run-of-mine material described in category 3 above. An exception to the above discussion of mineral processing arises when the valuable component of the ore is extracted directly by chemical methods.
Welding, hardfacing and hardbanding wires in chromium carbide steel, iron and tungsten carbide. Each product has been specifically formulated to provide Wear Resistance, Corrosion Resistance, Toughness, or other specific characteristics.
Extractive metallurgy is a branch of metallurgical engineering wherein process and methods of extraction of metals from their natural mineral deposits are studied. The field is a materials science, covering all aspects of the types of ore, washing, concentration, separation, chemical processes and extraction of pure metal and their alloying to suit various applications, sometimes for direct ...
Description of Raw Materials used in Aluminium Production . I Alumina- Bauxite is the most important aluminous ore for the production of alumina.Bauxite occurs close to the surface in seams varying from one meter to nine meters, formed as small reddish pebbles