Gekko Gravity Separation and Mineral Processing Equipment

Gekko Systems specialises in the design, development and distribution of innovative mineral processing equipment and systems. Long-term relationships based on trust and mutual benefits, as well as an emphasis on innovation, knowledge and service, are the cornerstones of the company’s philosophy. Gekko’s mission is to achieve successful installations and step-change benefits for its customers through technical leadership, strong service delivery, and efficient modular plant design and build. Recovery and treatment of high-grade concentrate streams is a key platform providing significant economic and environmental benefits.

Gekko’s world-leading technical and service teams complement our unique and proven technologies. These include the InLine Pressure Jig, InLine Leach Reactor, InLine Spinner, Mag-Screen, Python, Advantage Plus Service Support and Global Detox Group.

Sulphide, mineral and gem recovery

Our systems are installed worldwide to recover sulphides, free gold, silver and a number of other minerals and gems.

Mineral processing capabilities

Gekko Systems is comprised of a multi-national team of industry experts committed to successful installations. Core offerings of Gekko Systems include:

  • Full metallurgical lab facilities for equipment amenability testing and process design
  • Short lead time design and construction of turnkey modular plants including the patented Python system designed for underground pre-concentration of ores yielding environmental and economic benefits
  • Supply of patented minerals processing technology including gravity concentration equipment, intensive leaching equipment and electro winning systems (a full list of technology available from Gekko Systems is obtainable from Gekko’s website)
  • Worldwide plant servicing and operator training from five global offices leveraging an international pool of experienced industry professionals
  • Customer focused after-sales spares support system
  • Global Detox Group offering solutions for both Greenfield and Brownfield projects

Gekko Systems has established an extensive international installation base since its formation in 1996. Satisfied customers include Gold Fields, Newcrest, AngloGold Ashanti, Newmont and Hochschilds.

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Gekko Sells 100th InLine Leach Reactor

Gekko Systems proudly announced the sale of its 100th InLine Leach Reactor Unit (ILR). The sale marks not only an impressive milestone for intensive cyanidation but also the first sale into Brazil for Gekko. The sale of the ILR to Mineracao Caraiba was signed off by Nigel Grigg, manager of Gekko'

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321 Learmonth Road Ballarat

Victoria 3350

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+61 3 5339 5859 +61 3 5339 5803 www.gekkos.com

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3 June 2013

Gekko Systems is immensely proud to announce its Cyanide (CN) Detox Group has been awarded the winner of the Mining Magazine's Environmental Excellence Award.

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31 May 2013

Gekko Systems is pleased to announce the signing of a deal with Brazahav Resources Inc for the design engineering, supply and installation of a complete intensive leaching circuit for the Salinas project in Brazil.

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5 November 2012

The Python 500 modular processing plant was originally developed to process ore in an underground environment. However, recent customer demand and subsequent reconfiguration changes has enabled the Python to be applied to low-grade surface applications.

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18 October 2012

"Technical leadership in Gekko's key areas of global speciality is critical to the future of the company and the ongoing development of alternative flow sheets in the mining industry", says Sandy Gray, Technical Director.

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2 August 2012

Gekko Systems is pleased to announce that Randy Agius has signed an agreement with Gekko Systems to join forces to establish a combined cyanide detoxification group.

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25 July 2012

Randy Agius and Sandy Gray have signed an agreement at Gekko's head office in Ballarat, Australia, to establish the Gekko Cyanide Detox group.

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19 June 2012

Gekko Systems is delighted to announce the commencement of its inaugural graduate program. Six graduates have started participating in the two-year program from 2012. Since commencement a great deal has been undertaken including, lab test work, installations, commissioning and service visits (domestic and international).

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19 June 2012

Gekko Systems has great pleasure in announcing the tenth anniversary of its operations in Vancouver, Canada. The anniversary was celebrated with a dinner in Toronto prior to the PDAC conference.

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7 December 2011

Gekko's technical and metallurgical laboratory team is a leader in the design of gravity and intensive leach test research programs. Determining the recovery of minerals at their liberation size, grade recovery relationships, size recovery relationships, as well as recovery of auriferous minerals through intensive leach work, are all the company's areas of expertise.

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7 December 2011

Gekko Systems was contracted by Gold Fields in June 2010 to design, build, install and commission a Python 500 modular plant for their Kloof GROWTH project in South Africa. The purpose of the plant was to treat surface rock waste dumps located next to the mining shafts. In addition, the Python trial is part of a Gold Fields R&D project to test the innovative, low energy, modular processing system for future applications.

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7 December 2011

Our offices have been very busy these last 12 months and the South African office celebrated its ten-year anniversary on February 10 at the Pigalle restaurant in Johannesburg.

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7 December 2011

Full-scale installations of the InLine Pressure Jig (IPJ) continuous gravity recovery (CGR) circuits at Pirquitas (Silver Standard Resources) and Kloof (Gold Fields) have provided further evidence of the strong correlation of Gekko's CGR laboratory test work protocol and plant results.

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7 December 2011

Gekko Systems South American team is proud to confirm the sale of its 100th InLine Leach Reactor (ILR) unit.

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23 November 2011

Gekko Systems is excited to announce it has expanded its services group. Staff numbers in this area have tripled in the last 12 months, reflecting the high demand for Gekko's technical skills and after-sales support.

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23 November 2011

Full scale installations of the InLine Pressure Jig (IPJ) continuous gravity recovery (CGR) circuits at Pirquitas (Silver Standard Resources) and Kloof (Gold Fields) provide further evidence of the strong correlation of Gekko's CGR laboratory test work protocol and plant results.

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4 October 2011

Gekko Systems is pleased to announce the signing of a collaborative agreement with Newcrest Mining Limited to undertake a three-year research and development program.

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2 June 2011

Gekko Systems proudly announced the sale of its 100th InLine Leach Reactor Unit (ILR). The sale marks not only an impressive milestone for intensive cyanidation but also the first sale into Brazil for Gekko. The sale of the ILR to Mineracao Caraiba was signed off by Nigel Grigg, manager of Gekko'

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31 March 2011

Gekko is excited to announce today that it has developed a bowl replacement system for all common batch centrifugal concentrators including the InLine Spinner and other gravity gold recovery devices. The new liner system can be simply fitted to any of the existing BCC units. The hydrophobic bowl

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1 October 2009

Recent modelling by Dr Chris Solnordal, from the world-leading computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modelling team at the CSIRO in Melbourne, has provided more information and answers as to how and why the inline pressure jig (IPJ) achieves high recoveries on both fine and coarse mineral particles.

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1 October 2009

Gekko Systems' Sales Manager, Jennifer Abols, was presented with the prestigious 'Bill Moore Special Achievement Award' during the gala event at the recent CMP Conference in Ottawa, Canada. The 'Bill Moore Special Achievement Award' recognises the meritorious service to the Canadian Mineral Proce

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1 October 2009

Sandy Gray and Elizabeth Lewis-Gray of Gekko Systems were this month announced as winners of the Technology, Communications, E-Commerce & Life Sciences section in the Southern Region Entrepreneur of the Year Awards held at Melbourne's Sofitel Hotel on 1 September.

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14 September 2009

Gekko Systems is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Hughes as research and development manager. Tim Hughes is Gekko's newly appointed R&D manager and is the latest member to join the Gekko team. Tim Hughes has 17 years' experience of working in mineral processing operations

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13 September 2009

The mine of the future will be underground, predicts keynote speaker, Peter McCarthy, at the AusIMM Narrow Vein Mining Conference held at Ballarat, in the Australian state of Victoria. The 20th century was characterized by the development of large open pit, low-cost mines and the genera

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3 September 2009

The successful commissioning of the inline leach reactor (ILR) 10000 Batch Manual at the Ares Mine in Peru scores some world-first honours. It is the largest batch machine commissioned in the world to date and is the first one that is treating high-grade silver gold flotation concentrates. The Ar

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1 September 2009

The development and installation of a Python 200 unit, operating at 20t/hr, has resulted in a decision by Johannesburg-listed goldmine, Central Rand Gold (CRG), to order and install two further Python units. The additional units are designed to operate at a throughput rate of 50t/h. The

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1 September 2009

Pirquitas is Silver Standard’s recently commissioned silver, tin and zinc mine located in Jujuy, a province situated at 4,500m in the Argentinian Andes. Gekko designed and installed a pre-concentration module consisting of six IPJ2400s to increase the throughput of the milling and flotation circu

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1 September 2009

Gekko Systems, Australia's leading developer of mineral-processing equipment, announced today that South American mining company, Minera Santa Cruz, has ordered five inline leach reactors (ILRs) for its San Jose mining project in Santa Cruz province, Argentina. The order comprises Gekko Systems'

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1 September 2009

The Angolan diamond industry is set to benefit from the introduction of Gekko Systems' inline pressure jig (IPJ). Plans to expand SDM's Janange 1 plant in the Lunda Norte region of Angola include the installation of Gekko's IPJ 2400 for the pre-concentration of diamondiferous alluvial g

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1 September 2009

The Gekko inline leach reactor (ILR) at the Jundee site was installed in 2005 by Proteus Engineers and has been consistently achieving in excess of 90% recovery with over 95% availability. The ILR has replaced the shaking tables that were originally installed in the plant. The Jund

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1 September 2009

Gekko Systems' inline leach reactor (ILR) continues to demonstrate its strength as the world leader in intensive leach technology with new installations contracted for mines in Western Australia, Thailand and Indonesia. Australia's largest listed gold mining company, Newcrest Mining, ha

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1 September 2009

Gekko Systems has recently supplied an integrated gravity/leach circuit for the Kencana Project which consists of a new, very high-grade gold and silver underground ore body at the Gosowong mine site on the island of Halmahera, in the eastern part of Indonesia. Within the ore body a qu

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1 September 2009

The Gekko gravity recovery system, "consisting of rougher and scavenger IPJs and a cleaner unit", at Ballarat Goldfields' Woolshed Gully site works in a closed circuit with a vertical shaft impactor (VSI) and is designed to operate in future with either a second VSI or high-pressure grinding roll

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1 September 2009

Following the successful commissioning of Olympus Pacific Minerals' Bong Mieu gold mine in December, the company is already ramping up from 500t/day to 800t/day in the first half of this year. The mine is located in central Vietnam near the port city of Danang. Mine commissioning was u

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1 September 2009

Treatment facilities at the first major greenfields mine to be developed in North America in almost a decade are starting to take shape, with an Australian processing equipment manufacturer providing critical assistance during the design and construction phase. Located in Eastern Alaska

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1 September 2009

Toronto-based Barrick Gold has placed an order with Australian supplier Gekko Systems for an automatic inline leach reactor (ILR) for use at the Tulawaka project in Tanzania. Barrick tested a similar reactor at its Lawlers operation in Western Australia. The unit will treat gravity gold

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1 September 2009

Leon Dickinson, Gekko's services manager, writes: "Since the last edition of The Gekko Update, my site visits have included Ghana and South Africa on the African sub-continent, as well as Peru and Argentina in South America. It was enjoyable meeting everyone on the different sites, wher

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1 September 2009

During the 12 months that Gekko's services manager, Leon Dickinson, has been with the comany he has prioritised visiting a large number of Gekko customers on-site. He has travelled approximately 52,000 miles and has visited more than 15 sites since August 2006. The primary focus of rece

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6 April 2009

Gekko Systems is proud to announce it will further its environmental credentials by tackling global warming head on using novel adaptations of its two most successful technologies. In the first major breakthrough, Gekko has adapted its highly successful gravity separation device, the I

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3 December 2008

Gekko Systems is delighted the Python technology, recently installed at Central Rand Gold, has processed sufficient surface material to result in the first gold bar being poured on December 4th. The Python was delivered in early October and commissioned within two weeks.

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14 September 2008

Australian mineral-recovery equipment developer, Gekko Systems, in conjunction with Randgold Resources, is pleased to announce that a Gekko continuous inline leach reactor (ILR) used at the Morila Gold Mine, Republic of Mali, West Africa, is to be converted into a batch ILR. The modernization rep

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8 May 2008

Premier John Brumby today welcomed a decision by Gekko Systems to invest $5 million in a new Ballarat factory, creating 105 new jobs in the region. In Ballarat, Mr Brumby said Gekko Systems - a Victoria-based, international mineral processing equipment company - would expand and invest

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17 April 2008

Hochschild's Ares mine in Peru is expanding the size of its plant and has ordered five additional Gekko Systems' InLine Leach Reactors (ILR5000 Batch Manual) to add to its two existing ILR5000s. Once installed, Ares will boast the largest intensive leach application worldwide. It is the first app

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4 December 2006

The Australian Mining Prospect Awards aim to recognise and reward companies within the Australian mining industry that have demonstrated innovation and excellence in outcome in a range of categories. Gekko Systems PTY LTD (Gekko) won the Highly Commended Award in the Minerals Processing Plant of

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Gekko Systems Pty Ltd

321 Learmonth Road Ballarat

Victoria 3350

Other

Australia

+61 3 5339 5859 +61 3 5339 5803 www.gekkos.com

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