Thickening TechnologiesBy MIP Process Technologies
In the first half of 2017, a customer approached MIP Process Technologies. The customer had a 45m diameter Platinum Tailings thickener, which was constructed in 2011 with the tank manufactured from concrete. The design was that of a centre column with a half-span bridge. The concrete centre columns started to disintegrate which would mean that the thickener drive and internals would potentially collapse. This in turn would mean, a plant stoppage with millions in lost revenue. To read more, please download this free white paper.