Posts Tagged ‘copper leach pad’

Automating and Optimizing Copper Heap Leaching Processes

Posted in Flow, Metals, Mining, Minerals on Friday, November 9th, 2018. No comments yet
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Our world is dependent on all the copper wire distributing electricity and communications signals over great distances and throughout our homes and businesses. Mining and refining this copper into the purity required poses safety, efficiency and reliability challenges for global miners. I learned quite a bit about the mining process and its challenges from Emerson’s […]

Riding the Copper Rollercoaster

Posted in Metals, Mining, Minerals, Wireless on Monday, October 10th, 2011. One comment so far
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Mining companies must continually adapt to changing prices to survive and thrive. Emerson’s Michael Pearson describes the drop in copper prices and how one mining company incorporated wireless flow measurement to remove costs from their operations. Copper has had a rough couple of months. In the past two months, it has dropped from $4.50 per […]

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