State of Fluid Tailings Management for Mineable Oil Sands

from the sand. This bitumen can be sold as a product or upgraded to synthetic crude oil, which is then sold. Tailings, which consist of sand, clay, water, silts, residual bitumen and other hydrocarbons, salts, and trace metals are wastes generated as part of the mining and bitumen extraction process and must be managed. 3.1 Reporting


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INTERMETMIN - Suppliers of Minerals, Ores and Ferro-Alloys

suppliers of raw materials Refractory manufacturers respect the South African chrome ores as they add value to their refractory bricks, monolithic mixers, castable shapes and ladle sands which they supply into the demanding steel, copper and platinum producing industries.

Tailings Management | Alberta Energy Regulator

New Requirements. We used the TMF to create Directive 085: Fluid Tailings Management for Oil Sands Mining Projects. Directive 085 replaced the former Directive 074: Tailings Performance Criteria and Requirements for Oil Sands Mining Schemes.. Directive 074 was first introduced to slow the growth of tailings ponds by creating standard requirements for all projects.

The Alberta Tar Sands - The Atlantic

Sep 25, · The top layer of muskeg and earth (right), and the underlying tar sands (left) after the removal of the muskeg, at the Syncrude tar sands operations near Fort McMurray, Alberta, on September 17, 2014.

PDF) Chromite - ResearchGate

nonferrous al loys), refracto ries (chrome and chro me e magnesite), foundry sand, an d chemical indust ries (pigments, el ectroplatin g, tanning, and othe rs) ( Stanin and Pirn ie, 2004 ). s0035

Chromite mining - The Oregon Encyclopedia

Evidence of mining in the form of primitive roads, pits, tunnels, cabins, and mills can still be found on the landscape, including in the Kalmiopsis Wilderness. While the United States has imported all its chromite since 1961, the Oregon Resources Corporation proposed to mine the black sands near Coos Bay. With permits approved, construction of facilities and exploration mining began in 2010.

The World is Running Out of Sand | Science | Smithsonian Magazine

Sep 08, · Sand mining on the west side of the Mabukala bridge in Karnataka, India (Rudolph A. Furtado) Sand and gravel are now the most-extracted materials in the world, exceeding fossil fuels and biomass

Glossary of Mining Terms - SEC

Bulk mining - Any large-scale, mechanized method of mining involving many thousands of tonnes of ore being brought to surface per day. Bulk sample - A large sample of mineralized rock, frequently hundreds of tonnes, selected in such a manner as to be representative of the potential orebody being sampled.

Chrome Ore News, Prices & Expert Analysis | Metal Bulletin

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Patrick Smith - Managing Director and CEO - AMC

Patrick is Managing Director at AMC Consultants, a leading independent mining consultancy providing services exclusively to the world's minerals industry and the minerals finance sector. We work with our clients to plan new mines or improve the operations of existing mines, with a primary focus on achieving optimum output and return.