Peru Event: Comminution 2017, 11-13 May 2017 - Registration and Topics

Comminution 2017: Peru

International Congress of Mineral Concentration

May 11, 2017 - May 13, 2017


Hotel Sol de Oro, Miraflores., Calle San Martin, 305 Miraflores

Prof Malcolm Powell states "As Chair of Comminution Peru 2017 Conference, I am pleased to extend a warm invitation to mining and mineral processing Operators, Managers and Technical Experts to join us in Lima, Peru to update us on the latest advances in comminution practice in the mining industry. Peru is establishing a position of global importance in the world minerals supply, ranking as the third largest supplier of copper and in the top-5 producers of silver, lead, zinc, tin and molybdenum and growing with new projects and expansions. I view Peru as not just a major minerals producer but also driving the innovative advancement of mineral processing technology." 

The congress is reported by Infomine to include 30 technical presentations, keynote lectures, trade show and discussion panels with experts coming from 5 continents about   ultimate technologies, equipment development, accessories and trends regarding to minerals crushing, grinding and classification, and also about geometallurgy.

The VP of this congress is Marcial Medina (Peru), who is Metallurgical Superintendent in Hudbay Minera Constancia  Copper Concentrator Plant.

There will be 2 prior workshops:  SAG Mill & Liners Design

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Topics for this event are:

  • An integrated understanding of the Comminution processing chain
  • Deriving higher productivity from crushers
  • Grinding Media
  • Application and innovation of HPGR
  • Getting more out of ball mills
  • SAG mill operational insights to improve total productivity
  • SAG mill operational insights to improve total productivity
  • Modelling and Best practices in Concentrator Plants
  • Simulation & Control in Plants
  • 2 Discussion Panels about issues aspect in Plants and solution options.

Chaired by Dr. Malcolm Powell the organising committee includes:

  • Marcial Medina (Minera Constancia)
  • Percy Condori (Minera Antapaccay)
  • Hernando Valdivia (Minera Antamina)
  • Daniel Yataco (Proyecto Marcobre)
  • Hilario Gorvenia (Minera Chinalco)

Participation includes additional Global Comminution Collaborative experts and other experts from Australia, Europe, Africa and America:

  • Eric Ruiz (Minera Las Bambas)
  • Jose Manzaneda (Minera Volcan)
  • Jose Delgadillo (MinProSim)
  • Luis Loaiza (Minera Volcan)
  • Jorge Menacho (De Remetálica)
  • Ernesto Vizcardo (UNSA)
  • Simon Jacques (Magotteaux)
  • Kurt OBryan (Weir Minerals)
  • Luis Chia (METSO)
  • Rilmar Ojeda (Weir Minerals)
  • Fernando Moya (METSO)
  • Juan Maquera (Weir Minerals)

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