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Here you will find a list of our favorite mining articles that we have published over the years. To see the most recent and full collection of APT articles, please view our mining blog page.

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Time is Money in the Mining Industry | Mining Equipment Suppliers

Never has this been so important a concept in the mining industry. We are all aware of the drastic downturn of 2015 and 2016, where new investment virtually dried up, and although 2017 began an upturn, it is abundantly clear that money is still very tight. Money in the bank earns interest, but money in[…]

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Comminution & Beneficiation The APT Way | Mining Equipment

Classically comminution is associated with crushing and grinding to a fine size, something like the well established norm of 75 microns. But especially where the purpose is either flotation or even more so gravity concentration then the coarser the mineral can be liberated the better, within the upper limits of the process of course. Even[…]

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Mining in Zimbabwe | Equipment Available and Testimonials

Mining in Zimbabwe has been an adventure for us here at APT over the years, and with the recent attention in the country, we think it fitting to place some focus on the huge potential it has.  APT has installed and commissioned several processing plants in the country, from gold recovery through to chrome recovery,[…]

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APT are Proud to Support Women in Mining | Environmental Women in Action

Having recently celebrated Women’s Day here in South Africa, it comes at a fitting time that we congratulate the Environmental Women in Action on the acquisition of an APT GoldKacha concentrator. We are proud to work alongside such people and look forward to seeing their journey unfold. This also inspired us to look back on[…]

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Mining in Burkina Faso

APT are proud to have received great feedback from our clients mining in Burkina Faso. The miners are happy with their gold mining equipment consisting of the GoldKacha concentrator and GoldMasta sluice, for optimal recovery. Thank you to our clients for sending the below video to give us, and you, a look at their Burkina[…]

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Modular Cyanidation Plant on a Mine Site in Southern Africa

The APT installation and commissioning team just returned from a successful mine site trip in Southern Africa to install and commission yet another one of our modular TriTank cyanidation plants, the TT20. We have a whole article dedicated to the TriTank where we explain it all more in depth, so if you have not yet[…]

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20tph lead concentrating plant

APT Awarded 20tph Lead Concentrating Plant for Eastern Europe

APT has received the order for a 20tph lead concentrating plant destined for Eastern Europe. This major milestone demonstrates the client’s faith in APT’s ability to deliver this important facility on time and within budget. It also underlines APT’s growing diversity into the wider spectrum of mineral recovery, which to date includes gold, platinum, copper,[…]

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3tph Tailings Re-Treatment Plant in Northern Zimbabwe

APT has just completed installing a 3tph tailings retreatment plant in northern Zimbabwe for a regionally based client. The plant comprises of a ball mill, feeder, classifier and two APT TriTank® CIL tanks. Designed to treat high grade artisanal tailings the set up incorporates several features to allow for a trouble free, robust solution. The[…]

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Mining Equipment Out This Week: APT TriTank TT20

The past few weeks have been nothing short of a whirlwind at our offices and we have loved every minute! The buzz of the welding coupled with the hum of the forklift and chatter of the workers just added to the excitement in the air, it is the middle of the year and 2018 is[…]

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Mining in South America: the RG30 Scrubber and GoldKacha on Site

Here is the RG30 scrubber and GoldKacha on a mine site in South America. Thank you to our clients for sharing this one with us! Share This:

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