Eriez Flotation Division

Advanced Flotation Technology

Eriez Flotation provides advanced engineering, metallurgical testing and innovative flotation technology for the mining and minerals processing industries. Strengths in process engineering, equipment design and fabrication position Eriez Flotation as a leader in minerals flotation systems around the world.

Applications for Eriez Flotation equipment and systems include metallic and non-metallic minerals, bitumen recovery, fine coal recovery, organic recovery (solvent extraction and electrowinning) and gold/silver cyanidation. The company's product line encompasses flotation cells, gas spargers, slurry distributors and flotation test equipment. Eriez Flotation has designed, supplied and commissioned more than 1,000 flotation systems worldwide for cleaning, roughing and scavenging applications in metallic and non-metallic processing operations. And it is a leading producer of modular column flotation systems for recovering bitumen from oil sands.

Eriez Flotation has also made significant advances in fine coal recovery with flotation systems to recover classified and unclassified coal fines. The group's flotation columns are used extensively in many major coal preparation plants in North America and internationally.


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Copper 2019 - Newcrests Industry First Application of Eriez HydroFloat Technology for Copper Recovery

Originally presented at Copper 2019. In the face of declining copper head grades and a tightening regulatory environment around the use of wet tailings dams, the processing of copper ores at coarser particle sizes has become a focal point for the industry.
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ALS Metallurgy CMP 2017 - Coarse Particle Flotation

HydroFloat Presentation by Peter Mehrfert ALS Kamloops, at CMP 2017
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Wasmund et al CMP 2018 Manuscript Final

Benchmarking performance of StackCell with conventional cells for bulk copper flotation roughing
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Eriez Flotation CEO Interview with sidebar Mining Magazine Editorial

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