Braemore’s new smelting process is a success

Braemore Resources has confirmed PGM production figures for the first period of operation for its 3.2MW smelter at the Mintek  facility. Since being commissioned last September, the enlarged Mintek smelter has produced 5,971 oz PGM and has achieved a recovery rate of 99.52% from the high-chrome content PGM concentrate feed. A further 50% expansion of current capacity is underway to address increased demand for the smelter technology….more at International Mining