Conference papers

Conference papers 2016

Conference papers 2010 - 2015

Conference papers 2005 - 2009

Conference papers 2000 - 2004

  • McLean, E., 2004, ‘Avoid Average Design in Processing Plants’, MetPlant 04 Conference, AusIMM.
  • Dunne, R., Maxton, D., Morrell, S., & Lane G., 2004, ‘HPGR – The Australian Experience’, SME Conference, March, Denver.
  • Barns, K., Lane, G., Osten, K., & Scagliotta, N., 2004, ‘Benchmarking Energy Efficiency – A Case Study at the Macraes Gold Mine’, Conference on Metallurgical Plant Design and Operating Strategies, AusIMM, Sept, Perth.
  • Leduc, M., Bachens, M., & Smith, M., 2004, 'Tailings Co-Disposal™ & Sustainable Development', Special Symposium on Environmental Sustainability, 2004. 
  • R. Thiel, S. Purdy, & R. Yazdani , 2003, 'Case History of Exposed Geomembrane Cover for Bioreactor Landfill', Ninth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium Conference, October, Italy.
  • Purdy, S., & Sabugal, F., 2003, 'Detailed Design for a New Sanitary landfill for the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority', Ninth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium Conference, October, Italy.
  • Elfen, S., & Parra, D, 2003, 'Test Procedure for Degree of Saturation of Granular Material', XXVI Mining Convention, September, Peru.
  • Tew, A., Strohmayr, S., See, A., & Harvey, R., 2003, ‘Mineralogy Controlling Metallurgy at Ernest Henry Mining Revisited’, Eighth Mill Operators’ Conference, AusIMM, July, Townsville.
  • Goulsbra, A., Biehl, R., Lane, G., & Dunne, R., 2003, ‘Telfer Project – 17 Mt/a Processing Plant Feasibility Study’, Mineral Processing Conference, May, Kalgoorie.
  • Tew, A., Harvey, R., Marun, J., Anderson, R., & Strohmayr, S., 2003, ‘Evolution of SAG Milling Performance - A Comparison of Alumbrera and Ernest Henry’, Eighth Mill Operators’ Conference, AusIMM, July, Townsville.
  • Goulsbra, A., Dunne, R., Lane, G., Dreisinger, D., & Hart, S., 2003, ‘Telfer Project Process Plant Design’, AusIMM Eight Mill Operators Conference, July, Townsville.
  • Lunt, D., Zhuang, Y., & La Brooy, S., 2002, ‘Life cycle assessment of process options for copper production’, Green Processing 2002, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 185-193.
  • Dunne, R., Lane, G., Richmond, G, & Dioses, J., 2002 ‘Interpretation of Flotation Plant Data for the Design of Process Plants’, Metallurgical Plant Design and Operating Strategies, AusIMM, April 15-16.
  • Lane, G., Fleay, J., & La Brooy, S., 2002, ‘Selection of Comminution Circuits for Improved Efficiency’, IIR Conference on Crushing and Grinding, October 2002, Kalgoorlie.
  • Lane, G., & Siddall, B., 2002 ‘SAG Milling in Australia, Focus on the Future’, Metallurgical Plant Design and Operating Strategies, AusIMM, April 15-16.
    Mayze R.S., 2001, ‘Nickel Laterites in Western Australia’, SAIMM Copper Cobalt Nickel and Zinc Recovery Conference.
  • Purdy, S, & Sabugal, F., 2001, 'Pilot Study: Coversion of the Smokey Mountain Dumpsite Waste to organic Fertilizer, Manila, Philippines', Eight International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium , October, Italy.
  • Purdy, S., & Sabugal, F., 2001, 'Site Selection Study for a New Sanitary Landfill for the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority, Olongapo, Philippines' ,  Eight International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium , October, Italy.
  • Johnston, Q., La Brooy, S., & Craw, D., 2001, ‘Autoclave pressure oxidation, Macraes mine: processes, minerals and scale formation’, in proceedings AusIMM NZ Branch Annual Conference, 29-31 August, Dunedin.
  • Dunne, R., Morrell, S., Lane, G., Valery, W., & Hart, S., 2001 ‘Design of the 40 foot SAG Mill Installed at the Cadia Gold Copper Mine’, Ibid Vol I, pp 43.
  • Lane, G., Bennett ,C., & Villanaeva, C., 2001, ‘Cerro Corona Grinding Circuit Design’, International Autogenous and Semiautogenous Grinding Technology 2001, Ed Barratt, Allan, Mular, Vol III, pp 137. ISBN 0-88865-794-3.
  • Parker, P., Rowe, P., Lane, G., & Morrell, S., 2001 ‘The Decision to Opt for High Pressure Grinding Rolls for the Boddington Expansion’, Ibid, Vol III, pp 93.
  • Sabuhal, F., & Purdy, S., 2000, 'Siting and Design of a Modern Sanitary Landfill' , Philippine Solid Waste Congress Aquatech & Environment Conference, November, Philippines.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Cadzow, M.D. & Giraudo, T, 2000, ‘Start Up Of Pressure Oxidation At Macraes Gold Project’, paper presented at Operators Symposium, SME Annual Meeting, Feb 2000, Salt Lake City.
    Anderson, W., 2000, ‘The Scheduling, Costing and Importance of Metallurgical Testwork Programs in Process Plant Feasibility Studies’, Minprex 2000.
  • Fleay J., Lane G., Boynton A., & Dickie M., 2000, ‘The Design and Implementation of the Nickel Ore Treatment Facility at Cosmos’, The Australian Nickel Conference, October.

Conference papers pre-2000

  • Brown, C., 1999, 'The Red Dome Experience', Proceedings of the Oretest Colloquium '99, 10 Nov 1999, MD Adams Editor
  • Purdy, S., & Sabugal, F., 1999, 'Waste Composition/Generation Study for the City of Davao, Mindanao, Philippines' , Seventh International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, CISA, October, Italy.
  • Purdy, S., & Horton, E., 1999, 'Value Engineering In a Landfill Cap Design - A Case History', Seventh International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, CISA, October, Italy.
  • O’Brien, R.T., MacDonald, C.A., & Meadows, N.E., 1999, ‘Chloride – Sulphate Leaching from Chalcopyrite Ores from Sabah’, Alta Conference, Perth.
  • Dunne R.C., Chittenden R., Lane G.S., & Morrell S., 1999, ‘The Cadia Gold Copper Project, Exploration to Start-Up’, SME Conference, March, Denver.
  • Mayze R.S., 1999, ‘An Engineering Comparison of the Three Treatment Flowsheets in WA Nickel Laterite Projects’, ALTA Nickel/Cobalt Pressure Leaching & Hydrometallurgical Forum, May.
  • La Brooy, S.R., & Earley, P.C., 1999, ‘Factors favouring the selection of pressure oxidation at Macraes Flat’, Randol Gold and Silver Forum '99, Randol International, Golden Colorado, USA, pp. 91-96.
  • Ritchie I.C., Lane G., & Lunt D.J., 1999, ‘Tailoring SAG Mill Circuit Design to a Project’s Requirements’, SAG 99 Conference, May, Santiago, Chile.
  • La Brooy, S.R., & Cadzow, M.D., 1998, ‘Recovery enhancement at Macraes Gold Project: the choice of pressure oxidation’, Australian Symposium on Recovery of refractory Gold, 13-15 July RMIT, Melbourne.
  • Lane, G., & Dunne, R., 1998 ‘Ore Competency and the Design of FAG/SAG Circuits’, Comminution 98, 1998 Minerals Engineering Conference, Perth, WA.
  • Cadzow, M.D., La Brooy, S.R., Ritchie, I.R., & Giraudo, T., 1998, ‘Macraes gold mine – continuous improvement of a refractory gold treatment plant’, Mineral Processing and Hydrometallurgy Plant Design – World’s Best Practice: Conference and Exhibition, AMF, Adelaide.
  • Fisher, M.J., & La Brooy, S.R., 1997, ‘The effect of nickel on gold recovery during adsorption and elution’, World Gold’97, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 99-107.
  • Churchill S.C., & Lane G.S., 1997, ‘Effective Commissioning’, Mindev 97, AusIMM Conference, November, Sydney.
  • Stephenson, D., & Kelson, R., 1997, ‘Wiluna BIOX® Plant – Expansion and New Developments’, IBS-Biomine 97 Conference, AMF, August, Sydney.
  • Steemson, M., Wong, F., & Geobel, B., 1997, 'The Integration of Zinc Bioleaching with Solvent Extraction for the Production of Zinc Metal from Zinc Concentrates', IBS-Biomine 97 Conference, AMF, August, Sydney.
  • Mason P.G., White D., Groutsh J.V., & Mayze R.S., 1997, ‘Process Development and Plant Design for the Cawse Nickel Project’, ALTA Nickel/Cobalt Pressure Leaching and Hydrometallurgical Forum, May.
  • Bax, A.C., Costello, M.C., & La Brooy, S.R., 1995, ‘A review of the effects and behaviour of nickel during gold cyanidation, adsorption, acid washing, elution electrowinning and zinc precipitation’, Proc. Randol Gold Forum, Perth 1995, Randol International, Golden Colorado, USA, pp. 395-401.
  • Lane G.S., & Fleay J., 1994, ‘The Effect of Grinding Chemistry on Flotation at KNM’, Fifth Mill Operators Conference, AusIMM, October, Roxby Downs.
  • Chudacek, M., Marshall, S., Burgess, J., Burgess, F., & Stephenson, D., 1994, ‘Initial Testing of the Fastflot Process at Pasminco Mining – Broken Hill’, The AusIMM Annual Conference, AusIMM, August.
  • Lane G.S., & Richmond G.D., 1993, ‘Improving Fine Particle Flotation Selectively at Hellyer’, AusIMM XVIII International Mineral Processing Congress, 23 - 28 May 1993, Sydney.
  • Muir, D.M., La Brooy, S.R., Deng, T., & Sing, P., 1993, ‘The mechanism of the ammonia-cyanide system for leaching copper-gold ores’, Proc. Milton Wadsworth Hydrometallurgy Symposium, 1-5 August, Salt Lake City, pp. 191-204.
  • Muir, D.M., & La Brooy, S.R., 1993, ‘Why ammonia-cyanide mixtures are better than either cyanide or ammonia for leaching copper-gold ores’, Proc. Randol Gold Forum, Beaver Creek 1993, Randol International, Golden Colorado, USA, pp. 255-259.
  • La Brooy, S.R., & Komosa, T.,1992. ‘Oxidant addition during gold ore processing’, International Conference on Extractive Metallurgy of Gold and Base Metals, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 147-152.
  • La Brooy, S.R., 1992, ‘Copper-gold ore treatment options and status’, Randol Gold Forum, Vancouver 1992, Randol International, Golden Colorado, USA, pp. 173-177.
  • Lane G.S., Richmond G, & Quillam R., 1991, ‘Flotation Cells at Hellyer’ - Horses for Courses, AusIMM Fourth Mill Operators Conference, March 10 – 14, Burnie, Tasmania.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Komosa, T., & Muir, D.M., 1991, ‘Selective leaching of gold from copper-gold ores using ammonia-cyanide mixtures’, Fifth AusIMM Extractive Metallurgy Conference, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 127-132.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Muir, D.M., & Komosa, T., 1991, ‘Oxygen requirements and monitoring for gold ore processing’, World Gold 1991, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 165-171.
  • Muir, D.M., La Brooy, S.R., & Fenton, K., 1991, ‘Processing Copper Gold Ores with Ammonia or Ammonia-Cyanide Solutions’, World Gold 1991, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 145-150.
  • La Brooy, S.R., & Robinson, J.J. 1989, ‘Practical Aspects affecting Gold Adsorption and Carbon Fouling’, Randol Gold Forum Squaw Valley 1990, Randol International, Golden Colorado, pp. 345-349.
  • Muir, D.M., La Brooy, S.R., & Cao, C., 1989, ‘Recovery of gold from copper-bearing ores’, World Gold '89, SME, Littleton, Colorado, USA, pp. 363-374.
  • Lane G.S., 1989, ‘Column Flotation at Hellyer’, AMIRA Column Flotation Workshop, 27 - 28 July, Adelaide.
  • Ariti, J.A., & La Brooy, S.R., 1988. ‘Effects of saline water in gold extraction’, Proc. Randol Perth International Gold Conference, Randol International, Golden Colorado, pp 2312-215.
  • La Brooy, S.R., 1988, ‘The fouling of activated carbon in Western Australia’, Proc. Randol Perth International Gold Conference, Randol International, Golden Colorado, pp 264-267.
  • La Brooy, S.R., 1988, ‘Properties of activated carbon for gold recovery’, Proc. First International Conference on Hydrometallurgy, International Academic Publishers, Beijing, China, pp. 466-470.
  • Avraamides, J., & La Brooy, S.R., 1987, ‘Evaluation of different reactivation systems available for carbons used for gold recovery’, Equipment in the Minerals Industry: Exploration, Mining and Processing, Proceedings of AusIMM Kalgoorlie Branch Conference, October 1987, Melbourne. pp. 1-7.
    Lane G.S., & Dunne R.C., 1987, ‘Column Flotation - An Australian Perspective’, AusIMM Conference, Kalgoorlie.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Bax, A.R., Muir, D.M., Hosking, J.W., Hughes, H.C., & Parentich, A., 1986, ‘Fouling of activated carbon by circuit organics’, Gold 100 (Eds. C.E. Fivaz and R.P. King) Vol. 2 Extractive Metallurgy of Gold, Proceedings of International Conference on Gold, South African Inst. Min. Metall, Johannesburg, pp. 123-132
  • La Brooy, S.R., & Bax, A.R., 1985, ‘The fouling of activated carbon by organic reagents’, Innovation in the process and resource industry, Proceedings of the Thirteenth Australian Chemical Engineering Conference, E.A. Books; St Leonards, Perth, pp. 54-63.
  • Bilston, D.W., La Brooy, S.R., & Woodcock, J.T., 1984, ‘Gold and silver leaching of an oxidised ore with thiourea under controlled conditions’, Proceedings of AusIMM Melbourne Branch, Symposium on Extractive Metallurgy, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 51-60.
  • La Brooy, S.R., 1981, ‘Removal of metallic contaminants from water’, Technical Papers, preprints of papers presented at the Ninth Federal Convention of the Australian Water and Wastewater Association, April, Perth, pp 15-1 to 15-5.