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metallurgists perth

Independent Metallurgical Operations Pty Ltd

Independent Metallurgical Operations Pty Ltd (IMO) has provided operational and project support services to the mining industry since 1998. Our focus is to deliver tailored metallurgical solutions that are cost effective, efficient, safe and environmentally responsible.

The objective of IMO is to assist exploration, mining and engineering companies with development process options for new projects, and optimisation of existing mineral treatment plants. This may be achieved through the management of studies in-house or the provision of contractors and permanent staff into client project and operations teams. IMO's vast experience has been gained through both small and large scale mining operations in a range of commodities.

Extensive exposure to all aspects of project development, design, plant commissioning and operations management, both domestically and internationally, allows us to understand and accommodate your specific project requirements.

Gekko Systems perth

Gekko Systems

Gekko Systems is a global leader in mineral processing, providing fully integrated solutions to mining companies around the world. Over the past 25+ years, Gekko has developed strong capabilities in the design, manufacturing, installation and commissioning of energy efficient mineral processing equipment and complete plants for a wide range of minerals including gold, silver and polymetallics.

JK Tech perth

JK Tech

JKTech delivers world-class solutions in products and services for ore characterisation and process improvement to the global mining industry. Our expertise covers all areas of the life-of-mine cycle including geology, mining, mineral processing and sustainability. As the technology-transfer company for The University of Queensland's Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI), JKTech has seamless access to leading-edge technologies and methodologies. Our whole-of-mine approach allows our consultants to optimise our customers' processes to increase throughput and production, and lead to more sustainable projects. Our holistic offerings include products and services including consulting, specialist equipment and software, metallurgical laboratory services, and professional development.

Steinert perth


STEINERT is the sensible choice wherever the need arises for intelligent separation and sorting solutions for the mining resource sector - offering a wide portfolio of equipment for the optimal recovery of commodities.

From traditional and trusted magnetic separation equipment through to the latest in innovative sensor-based sorting technologies, we help our customers achieve their goals with sustainable solutions.