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ATC Williams sponsors the 21st International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings 2018 in Perth.

ATC Williams is proud to be a sponsor of the 21st International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tail…

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1st conference and seminar of Geotechnical and Slope Stability

Mark Dillon, Principal Engineer from our Melbourne Office has been invited to present at the 1st con…

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Just one word (on recycling)

You may have heard all about China’s National Sword policy revealing that much of Australia’s (and …

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Tailings Storage Facility

Mark Dillon

Mongolia

Mark Dillon, Principal Engineer and Victoria Manager, visited Mongolia in January as part of his regular visits to Oyu Tolgoi, where ATC Williams is conducting audits of the tailings storage facility (TSF) design and construction quality

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Overview of Tailings Management Practice in Chile

For several reasons tailings management has become a critical aspect of mine planning and operation in Chile as well as in other neighbouring countries such as Peru. However the combination of specific characteristics and conditions are forming a critical challenge for the future of mining development in Chile...

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Tailings Dry Stacking: Diemme Filtration Open House, Italy

Filtering and “dry” stacking is a tailings management strategy that is more and more frequently considered by ATC Williams on behalf of our mining clients. Factors that make a filtered tailings strategy a more attractive alternative when compared to other approaches may include: steep terrain, reduced storage facility footprint; conservation of water and/or reagents; improved physical and chemical stability (candidate for Best Available Technology); community perception; and regulatory requirements. Fundamental to project economics and system reliability are the operating range of tailings properties and the efficiency and adaptability of the filtration systems themselves...

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NEWS - 8Jul16 Mine Closure Solutions

Mine Closure Solutions

Closing a mine is a fundamental part of the mining life cycle. Due to commodity price adjustments over recent years, we are receiving an increased number of requests to assist mining companies with temporary, partial and final mine closure work.

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NEWS - 31May16 Filtered Tailings Development In The Middle East

Filtered Tailings Development in the Middle East

We’re delighted to announce the agreement between ATC Williams and the Iranian Babak Copper Company (IBCCo) that was recently signed. IBCCo is the subsidiary of the private Middle East Mineral Industries and Mines Development Holding Company(MIDHCO).

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