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LEIT test at Aminpro

At Aminpro we perform the LEIT: Low Energy Impact Test). This impact test is based on the crushability test developed by Bond, which allows the calculation of the actual power requirements for crushing in terms of the ImpactWork index. The equipment consists of two pendulum-mounted hammers that simultaneously and evenly hit the rock sample. The LEIT test is performed on ten or more representati ...

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Many talk about Geometallurgy – At Aminpro we do Geometallurgy

What is Geometallurgy? Geometallurgy is a discipline that combines geology, mining and metallurgy, in order to generate models to predict the metallurgical response of the minerals prior to their extraction. These models allow establishing business optimization strategies with a holistic view of the process, in contrast to the classical approach that optimized the mining and metallurgical proce ...

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Did you know that Aminpro conducts Cobalt metallurgical tests?

Cobalt is a relatively scarce ferromagnetic metal, mainly used in high-performance super alloys and in the glass and ceramic industries, providing a distinctive blue color. However, its importance today lies in its use for the manufacture of battery electrodes for electric cars, which has increased its demand and price  considerably, reaching today a value of US$ 33,000 per tonne, after a historic ...

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Aminpro has joined the 10xChallenge

Chile is undergoing a period of intense and historical social unrest, mainly motivated by large economic inequality. It is in this context that Aminpro has decided to join the 10xChallenge, agreeing to reduce the gap between its maximum and minimum salary to just 10 times.We have done a collective effort and we have agreed on a long term commitment. By joining the 10xChallenge we seek to promot ...

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Aminpro has a new Technical and Sales Manager

Aminpro gives a warm welcome to our new Technical and Sales Manager: Max Valenzuela. Max is a metallurgical engineer from Universidad de Santiago de Chile, with more than 30 years of experience. In that time he has become an expert engineer in comminution and mineral concentration processes. During his career he has fuflfiled many roles in the mining and metallurgical business, in companies suc ...

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Aminpro presented at Procemin Geomet 2019

Aminpro is well known for being an innovative company, where research and development of new metallurgical methodologies, equipment, tests and protocols are of great importance. Given that, 2 of our engineers presented research works at Procemin Geomet 2019, which took place at the Sheraton Hotel in Chile last week. In that international conference, we presented two works related to milling and ...