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PGNAA for On-line, Continuous, Bulk Elemental Analysis

Prompt Gamma Neutron Activation Analysis (PGNAA) provides near real-time elemental analysis for 100% of the material flow Both on-belt and on-pipe applications PGNAA has been adopted by various mineral operations in the past few years to help improve process control. While PGNAA...


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Improving the Process of Blending Consistent and Predictable Feed in the Nickel Smelting Process Using PGNAA Technology

The process of blending consistent and predictable feed for the roasters is critical to optimizing product quality and controlling production costs. To assist in this process, Online PGNAA Slurry Analyzers have been installed and evaluated at a Sudbury Ontario smelter. They are used to measure...

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SME Foundation Silent Auction website

As we close out 2014, don't forget to send in your silent auction items for the SME Foundation auction. This is a great tax-deductible contribution to get in before the end of the year. Not sure what to donate? Check out the SME Foundation auction website for some inspiration and see...


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What are you thankful for?

There is so much we have to be thankful for this holiday season. The SME Foundation is proud to deliver programs to develop your career through every stage of life. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014 , we are part of a call to action that will change the calendar and help make history. We are...

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Mii and GEM are now MEC

The same excellent quality fact-based K-12 minerals educational materials are better than ever. The Mineral Information Institute and Government Education Mining are now Minerals Education Coalition, MEC . The name has changed, but the mission had stayed the same. Visit for more...