February 2001
Volume 53    Issue 2

Gekko gravity system installed at Big Bell Mine

Mining Engineering , 2001, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 16-16

A new Gekko gravity and intensive cyanidation system at Newhampton Goldfield’s Big Bell Mine in Western Australia have increased gold recovery to more than 90%. Recoveries at the mine in August 2000 reached 92%. Previous recoveries averaged between 85% and 87%.

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