Mining

From Exploration to closure

SRC provides a wide range of services throughout the mining cycle to the mining and minerals industry and other industrial sectors. We leverage our traditional research roots to provide technological services that meet real-world industry needs, from testing to modelling, diagnostics to optimization and monitoring to remediation.

We've worked with the mining and minerals industries across Canada and worldwide for over 70 years.

We offer advanced analytical testing, mineral processing, reliability engineering and digital mining solutions, as well as tailings management and remediation, for:

Uranium | PotashDiamonds | Rare Earths | Lithium | Oil Sands | Gold and Base Metals | Industrial Minerals

 

Services and Solutions Across the Mining Cycle

  • Mineral deportment and beneficiation analysis
  • Minerals processing testwork and piloting
  • Third-party verification of process technologies
  • Slurry transport modelling, design and testing 
  • Tailings and clay management strategies 
  • Energy assessments, including renewables, biofuels and battery storage
  • Acid mine drainage risk-based mitigation strategies
  • Technoeconomic evaluation of REE technologies; mineralogy, process, equipment
  • Product manufacture and tolling services to produce either marketing samples or production

 

Laboratories and Pilot Facilities

SRC has several world-class laboratories and pilot facilities, including:

SRC Geoanalytical Laboratories Pipe Flow Technology Centre™
SRC Environmental Analytical Laboratories Mechatronics Laboratory
Minerals Processing Laboratory and Pilot Plant Facilities Centre for the Demonstration of Emissions Reductions (CeDER)
Advanced Microanalysis Centre™ Rare Earth Processing Facility

 

On-Demand Webinars

Watch our four-part, on-demand Potash Webinar Series and Diamond Webinar Series with CIM Magazine to learn more about novel technologies, processes, equipment and insights that can help mine operations achieve greater efficiencies.

 

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