Z ChemGear Chemical Systems Design Considerations

Z ChemGear Chemical Systems Design Considerations

August 21, 2019 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Each chemical class, and even within that class, have physical, chemical, safety and environmental differences that must be considered when designing and building chemical systems. Z ChemGear systems are designed, engineered and fabricated to fully account for each chemical’s unique characteristics to ensure maximum and efficient chemical utilization. This presentation provides details on chemical characteristics […]

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Coeur Silvertip’s Z ChemGear D300 Flocculant Mix-Feed System Delivered

Coeur Silvertip’s Z ChemGear D300 Flocculant Mix-Feed System Delivered

June 20, 2019 by Bill Hancock Comments Closed

Mainland Machinery fabricated, shipped and started up a Z ChemGear D300 dry flocculant mix-feed system for Coeur Mining’s Silvertip Mine which is located near the Yukon border west of Watson Lake. A 300 lb/day (140 kg/day) flocculant mixing-feed system is an over-under tank design concept developed by Zeroday Enterprises. This fully automatic system design features […]

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Categories: AFX Mixing and Pumping Technologies, Flocculants, Mainland Machinery, Mixers
Mainland Machinery ships large xanthate mixing-feed system

Mainland Machinery ships large xanthate mixing-feed system

November 13, 2018 by Bill Hancock Comments Closed

Zeroday chemical systems partner Mainland Machinery has shipped a large PAX (potassium amyl xanthate) mixing-feed system to a Caribbean flotation mill. Based on Zeroday’s Vale Thompson Manitoba mill PAX mixing system design, this system additionally incorporates a day tank with transfer and dosing pumps. Key system design criterion and elements include: 2600 gallon mix tank, […]

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Categories: Mixers, News, Process
Mining Industry Advances Coarse Particle Flotation Recoveries

Mining Industry Advances Coarse Particle Flotation Recoveries

November 1, 2017 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

In many cases, flotation is a highly effective mineral recovery unit operation.

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Categories: Flotation, Process, Reagents
Bill Hancock Becomes SME Foundation President

Bill Hancock Becomes SME Foundation President

March 3, 2017 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Bill Hancock assumed the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Geology (SME) Foundation Presidency during the recent SME Annual Conference and Exhibit.

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LTM-2 Probes Provide Consistent Sump Level Measurement Resulting in Better Cyclone Performance

LTM-2 Probes Provide Consistent Sump Level Measurement Resulting in Better Cyclone Performance

February 14, 2017 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Mill’s have shown a significant interest in using LTM-2 probes for measuring secondary mill sump pulp levels…

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Categories: LTM-2 Probe, Sumps
Instek LTM Probes provide faster response times and superior pulp level monitoring

Instek LTM Probes provide faster response times and superior pulp level monitoring

November 9, 2016 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Do you need reliable signals with accurate pulp level detection, low maintenance costs AND simultaneously increase your recoveries?

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Categories: LTM-2 Probe, Pulp Level, Slurry Level, Sumps, z ChemGear
Zeroday Announces Mainland Machinery Partnership

Zeroday Announces Mainland Machinery Partnership

September 2, 2016 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Zeroday Enterprises LLC and Mainland Machinery Ltd are pleased to announce a partnership to advance Zeroday’s chemical mixing and feeding technology.

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Determining LTM-2 Probe Length

Determining LTM-2 Probe Length

November 16, 2015 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Determining LTM-2 probe length is fairly straight forward.

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Categories: LTM-2 Probe, Sumps
Laboratory Flotation Test Procedure to Maximize Data Analysis

Laboratory Flotation Test Procedure to Maximize Data Analysis

August 17, 2015 by Bill Hancock 0 comments

Establishing and following a well-developed laboratory test procedure will provide good metallurgical performance data.

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Categories: Testing Procedures