Osmoflo treats more water used in mining than any other company in Australia. Our plants provide process and drinking water from raw water of wide ranging quality and salinity. So it is not surprising that our client list includes many of the blue chip mining companies operating in Australia and throughout the world.
Invariably mining operations are in remote locations where extreme weather conditions prevail. Osmoflo has a long established track record in providing and supporting the right equipment that guarantees reliability of water supplies for drinking and process requirements. PlantConnect®, Osmoflo's proprietary plant control and monitoring system linked to our 24 hour manned Operations Control Centre, helps ensure efficient performance regardless of location.
- desalinated drinking and general use water
- high purity water for processing ore and minerals
- water for gas turbine operation
- treatment of mine drainage water for release back into natural water catchments
Osmoflo’s Mining Case Studies
Fast track emergency water for WA mine site
A 3MLD containerised sea water desalination plant was prepared and delivered to site within 8 days. It was then installed, commissioned and placed into production mode in less than 28 day to meet their emergency water requirements.
Chilean based Copper Mining Company engages Osmoflo to ensure
The Antucoya copper project aims at producing an average of 80,000t/y of copper cathodes from an open pit and heap leaching-SX-EW facilities. It will require 7,000 workers during the construction phase and then generate 1,400 jobs during the ensuing operational phase.
Rental desalination plant aids development of new mineral sands mine
Rental plant to be used as a bridging solution between sister mines.
Socially responsible project increases water supply
The use of Sea Water Desaliantion as an alternative water source, is contributing to the River Murray water flows.