How can the overall performance of your plant be determined?
Most plants calculate availability, or the percent of the time the plant or a
particular circuit is operating, as well as overall productio ... Read more
Founded in 1983, Performance Associates International (PAI)
is the worldwide leader in mine and plant industrial training. Our custom training
modules and on-site training have improved start-up succe ... Read more
The geology report, feasibility study, and mine plan look
great. Why do so many mining project start-ups fail to perform? Most mining
companies put a great deal of emphasis on the nature of the reserv ... Read more
reference to greenfield plant projects, using process simulators similar to the
designed plant Human-Machine Interface (HMI) or Distributed Control System (DCS)
has become common practice. These ... Read more
Developing a profitable mining venture is no small matter.
It requires enormous initial investments in research, construction, and
equipment. But a mineral processing plant does not run itself. Even w ... Read more
During the final stages of metallurgical plant construction there is tremendous pressure to commence production. More often than not, there will have been budget overruns and schedule delays. Corporat ... Read more
Three dimensional animations integrated into a process plant
computer-based training (CBT) program can greatly enhance trainee understanding
of process equipment. This introductory maintenance manual ... Read more
Underground mining is at an interesting place right now, with the availability of diesel-free, battery electric equipment in most of the vehicle categories except heavy haulage, with that gap being ac ... Read more
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