Free tools to assist comminution engineers

Dr Steve Morrell is a minerals processing engineer with over 30 years of specialist experience in the resources industry. Steve has been involved in the circuit design of the majority of major comminution circuits internationally, through which he has established himself as a world leading expert in comminution design and optimisation. In 2003, based on his extensive practical and research-based experience, Steve founded SMC Testing Pty Ltd to license the innovative SMC Test® – a laboratory comminution test which provides a range of information on the breakage characteristics of rock samples for use in the mining/minerals processing industry. To date, over 30,000 tests have been conducted globally, supporting that the SMC Test® is one of the most useful, versatile and cost-effective rock breakage test procedures available. Recently Steve has made key tools available for comminution managers.

For a list of approved commercial laboratories and key contact details, visit this site .   smc