Metallurgical operations

Metallurgical processing
Northam life cycle of operations

Northam's processing plant

Merensky and UG2 ores are processed separately in the two plants (which are designed to treat sulphide ores), with the concentrate from both blended in slurry form in the feed tank prior to filtration and drying at the smelter. Continue...

The Heraeus refinery

Heraeus produces high purity refined metals (Pt, Pd, Rh, Au, Ag, Ru and Ir) which are credited to Northam for physical distribution and sales to Northam’s customers throughout the world. Continue...

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