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Tailings Storage Facility

Remote Monitoring

Remote Monitoring

Tailings transport is a fundamental part of tailings storage facilities management. It is crucial for any wet tailings management to have a hassle-free and robust designed tailing transportation.

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Mecater Partnership

ATC Williams is pleased to announce we are now working in partnership with Mecater, based in North Africa, enabling us to provide quicker, more direct support to our clients at the source.

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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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