chrome ore concentrate fabrik equipment
Linkedin

chrome ore concentrate fabrik equipment

Johannesburg : South Africa | Dec 28, 2011 at 6:42 PM PST
XX XX
Views: Pending
 

Chrome crusher is the essential chrome ore concentrate fabrik equipment.

Jaw crusher for chrome ore crushing: Jaw crusher is used as primary crushing machine in chrome ore crusher plant. It is used to primary crush chrome ore into small pieces gravel plant india.

Hammer crusher for chrome ore processing plant: Hammer crusher is used as chrome crushing machine in chrome ore beneficiation plant.

Chrome crusher manufacturer FOX supplies chrome mining equipments such as chrome crushing equipment, mobile chrome crusher for sale.

Chromium crusher is widely used in South Africa, Russia, Albania, the Philippines, Zimbabwe, Turkey, Brazil, India, and Finland. chromite crusher is also named chromium crusher. Large commercial deposits exist in Russia, India, Kazakstan, Philippines, New Caledonia, former Yugoslavia, Zimbabwe, Turkey, Brazil, and Cuba.

Chromite Grinding Machine in Beneficiation Methods

Grinding mill also used chrome ore grinding, after chrome ore beneficiation, extract processing, select chrome ore, raymond chromite mill, In the Raymond grinding plant, the stuff for grinding is loaded into the grinding chamber of the main frame evenly and continuously. Beneficiation mining methods: The pulp of the adjustment and the addition of flotation reagents. Second, stir and cause a lot of bubbles. Third, the bubble mineralization chrome processing plant .

With low electricity prices, South Africa has been able to expand chromite and ferrochrome production more or less continuously since the AOD process was developed in the 1960s to use ferrochrome smelted from lower-grade ores. Samancor was created in 1975 and its Chrome Division grew, mainly by acquisition, to become the world's largest integrated ferrochrome producer and South Africa's leading exporter of chemical-grade chromite and foundry sand.

Until June 2005, Samancor was owned by BHP Billiton and Anglo American plc, at which time the two companies sold the bulk of Samancor Chrome’s wholly-owned interests to the Kermas Group. Xstrata and the Black Economic Empowerment company, Merafe, took over Samancor's stake in Wonderkop and certain chromite resources. In 2006, Kermas South Africa sold a 28% equity interest in Samancor Chrome to a Black Economic Empowerment consortium, Batho Barena.

Innovations introduced by Samancor have included direct chromite reduction and DC smelting. Samancor Chrome has subsequently streamlined its mine management while upgrading its smelters and improving non-metallurgical concentrates production. To stabilise ferrochrome capacity utilisation, Samancor Chrome formed export production joint ventures with Far Eastern customers and a joint venture with local competitor Xstrata to build two new furnaces at the latter's Wonderkop smelter.

Samancor Chrome now provides employment for 5,500 people at two mines, three production plants and the corporate head office in Johannesburg.

MINING

Samancor has two mining centres: Eastern Chrome Mines (ECM) in the Steelport area of Mpumalanga Province and Western Chrome Mines (WCM) near Rustenberg and Brits in Northwest Province. Both units now comprise three underground mining areas, each with a hoisting shaft, while WCM also includes an open-cut mine. Overall capacity is approximately 5.8Mt/y of run-of-mine ore cement processing plant.

Underground, Samancor relies mainly on room-and-pillar mining, typically with low-angle adits connecting to a horizontal access level. Thin seams limit the scope for mechanisation and blasting relies on drilling with hand-held pneumatic jackleg units. The ore is mined either up-dip or down-dip in rooms approximately 20m wide, with the roof supported by ore pillars. Scrapers haul chromite to ore passes that load trains on the haulage level. The trains load a conveyor in the hoisting adit. The dimensions in the Waterkloof/Millsell mining block have allowed WCM to replace scrapers with load-haul-dump machines.

The open cut mine uses 8t-capacity loading shovels and 40t-capacity trucks.

ORE PROCESSING

Samancor’s concentrators – three for ECM and three plus a fluidised bed dryer for WCM – are individually configured to treat specific feed and yield a particular product range.

Bushveld chromite is conveniently milled to recover a fine concentrate by gravity and elutriation techniques. However, ferrochrome furnaces need a porous charge so lumpy ore and chips must also be recovered by dense medium separation to mix with the fines. The fines may be agglomerated at the smelters, either by briquetting or using the Outokumpu pelletisation and preheating system, to reduce the amount of lumpy ore and chip required. Further gravity separation and elutriation steps yield the specific grain sizes and reduced levels of impurities, such as silica, required for the chemical and foundry sand markets.

1 of 1
Bushveld Chromite
Bushveld Chromite
From: kevinzim
southafricalink is based in Beijing, Beijing, China, and is a Stringer on Allvoices.
Report Credibility
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
 
 
Advertisement
 

Blogs

 >

Images

 >
 

More From Allvoices

Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.