Metallurgical Plant Design and Operating Strategies

METPLANT Conference 2019

Perth 9-10 September


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Conference Theme

“Metallurgical Plant Design & Operating Strategies – World’s Best Practice”


Topics covered will include:

  • Geometallurgy, mineral processing, hydrometallurgy, biometallurgy and pyrometallurgy
  • Design of metallurgical plants – greenfield, brownfield and expansions
  • Feasibility studies, project management
  • Process and equipment selection
  • Construction and commissioning
  • Whole of life planning and operations
  • Control and instrumentation
  • Management strategies
  • Comminution – SAG and HPGR
  • Water, emissions and tailings management
  • Lithium processing
  • Maintenance and optimisation
  • Plant control and energy efficiency
  • Solid-liquid separation
  • Case studies of optimised operations


Abstracts which describe collaboration between design, operations, suppliers and research personnel are encouraged.

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Your chance to engage with industry peers and international companies


Presentations by leading industry figures with opportunities to interact


A truly global gathering of resource industry professionals


Attend world-class workshops and technical talks to earn PD hours

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