Publications

Conference papers

  • Jay P. Chapman, Rafael C. Lima, Ronan Pereira Cezar, Gabriel Araujo Freitas, Sandro Magno de Figueiredo e Horta, 'Commissioning of the Anglo American Minas-Rio Iron Concentrate Pipeline', IBP-organised Rio Pipelines 2015 Conference, September, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Ana F. Lara, Jay P. Chapman, Alisson M. Vidal, Rafael C. Lima, Daniel R. Sá, Paulo J. Bruzzi, 'Pumping Foamy Slurries – Chemical Treatment for Optimized Operation', IBP-organised Rio Pipelines 2015 Conference, September, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • M. P. Bueno, B. Foggiatto and G. S. Lane 2015, 'Geometallurgy Applied in Comminution to Minimize Design Risks', SAG Conference 2015, September, Vancouver, Canada.
  • R. Chandramohan, G. S. Lane, B. Foggiatto, and M. P. Bueno 2015, 'Reliability of Some Ore Characterization Tests', SAG Conference 2015, September, Vancouver, Canada.
  • P. Staples, G. S. Lane, R. Braun, B. Foggiatto and M.P. Bueno 2015, 'Are SAG mills losing market confidence?', SAG Conference 2015, September, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Breitenbach, A., & Dolezal, A., 2015, 'Impact of shallow and deep injection well leach solutions with respect to ore heap slope stability', Heap Leach Solutions 2015, InfoMine, September, Nevada, USA.
  • Castillo, J., & Breitenbach, A., 2015, 'Liquefaction analyses for a remediated leach pad to increase copper ore heap capacity', Heap Leach Solutions 2015, InfoMine, September, Nevada, USA.
  • Echeverria, N., Romo, D., & Suazo, I., 2015, 'Hydraulic performance of a permanent heap leach with an intermediate drainage system', Heap Leach Solutions 2015, InfoMine, September, Nevada, USA.
  • Romo, D., 2015, 'The dynamic evolution of leach pad designs in Chile during the last decade', Heap Leach Solutions 2015, InfoMine, September, Nevada, USA.
  • Claflin, J., La Brooy, S., & Preedy, D., 2015, 'Lessons Learnt and Performance - Installing and Commissioning an Ausenco Carbon Reactivation Kiln in Africa', MetPlant 2015, AusIMM, September, Australia.
  • Spencer, P., & Morrison, T., 2014, 'Quantile Regression as a Tool for Investigating Local and Global Ice Pressures', Arctic Technology Conference, December, Texas, USA.
  • Spencer, P., & Morrison, T., 2014, 'Quantile Regression - A Statisticians Approach to the Local Ice Pressure-Area Relationship', Arctic Technology Conference, December, Texas, USA.
  • King, H., Harrison, H., 2013, 'Open-Source Simulation Software "Jaamsim" ', 2013 Winter Simulation Conference, December.
  • Wittig, R., 2013. 'Mining and Metals Mega Project Development: Optimising Current Practices and Strategies'. In N. Aziz (Ed.), Coal Operators Conference 2013 (pp. 393-399). Woollongong: University of Woollongong
  • Steemson, M., & Smith, M., 2009, 'The Development of Nickel Laterite Heap Leach Projects', ALTA Nickel/Cobalt Conference, May, Perth.
  • Lane, G., Dickie, M., 2009, ‘What is Required for a Low Cost Project Outcome’, Project Evaluation 2009 Conference, AusIMM, April, Melbourne.
  • Beck, A., Smith, M., & Sample, K, 2009 'Design Considerations for the Use of Geomembranes for Phosphate Tailing Impoundments', 3rd International Conference on the Valorization of Phosphates and Phosphorus Compounds, March, Morocco.
  • Breitenbach, A., 2009, 'Improvement in the Stability of Upstream Method Phosphate Tailings Dams with Rick Fill Shells', 3rd International Conference on the Valorization of Phosphates and Phosphorus Compounds, March, Morocco.
  • Thiel, R., & DeJarnett, G., 'Guidance on the Design and construction of Leak-Resistant Geomembrane Boots and Attachments to structures', Geosynthetics conference, February, 2009.
  • Sample, K., Camus, C., & Sinha, K., 'A Holistic Assessment of Slope Stability Analysis in Mining Applications', SME Annual Meeting, February 2009, Denver.
  • Beck, A. & LaFerte, J., 2009, 'Advancements in Leak Location Technologies for the Control of Geomembranes', Environmental and Water Resources Institute conference, January, Thailand.
  • Hansen, R., & Beck, A., 'Electrical Leak Location Surveys for Landfill Caps', Environmental and Water Resources Institute conference, January, Thailand. 
  • Lane, G., Staples, P., Dickie, M., & Fleay, J., 2008, ‘Engineering Design of Concentrators in Australia, Asia and Africa – What Drives the Capital Cost’, Procemin 2008, October, Santiago.
  • Smith, M., 2008, 'Emerging Issues in Heap Leaching Technology', 4th European Geosynthetics Conference, September, Edinburgh
  • Fountain, C., La Brooy, S., & Lane, G., 2008, ‘When Does Further Processing at the Mine Site Make Sense?’, MetPlant 2008, AusIMM, 18-19 August.
  • Lane, G.,Fountain, C., & La Brooy, S., 2008, ‘Developments in Processing to Match Future Mining Opportunities’, First International Future Mining Conference and Exhibition 2008, AusIMM, 19 – 21 November, University of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • Purdy, S., & Shedden, R., 2008, 'Geosynthetics Cost/Benefit Analysis for the Development of a Landfill Expansion Module in Monterey, California', The First Pan American Geosynthetics Conference, 2-5 March, Mexico.
  • Staples, P., Lane G., & Messenger, P., 2008, ‘Horses for Courses – Tailoring Front End Design to Project Requirements’, 40th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Mineral Processors, 22 – 24 January, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
    Bartsch, P., Mayze, R., & Skinner. R., 2008, ‘Challenges in Delivering International Uranium Projects’ AusIMM International Uranium Conference, June 2008.
  • Lane, G., ‘Some Observations on SAG Milling’, Keynote Address, Ninth Mill Operations’ Conference, AusIMM, March, 2007, Perth.
  • Lane, G., Davis, M., McLean, E., Fleay, J., 2007, ‘Performance Testing – When, What, How?’, Project Evaluation 2007 Conference, AusIMM, June, Melbourne.
  • Glatthaar, J. Lane, G., Phillips, M., & Hayward, T., 2007, ‘Design of a Large-Scale Concentrator for Treatment of a Copper Skarn Orebody’, Ninth Mill Operations’ Conference, AusIMM, March, Perth.
  • Kinal, J., Greet, C., & Whittering, R., 2006, ‘Metallurgical Improvements at Kagara’s Mount Garnet Mine Through the Use of High Chrome Grinding Media’, MetPlant 06 Conference, AusIMM, September, Perth.
  • Pyke, P. Johansen, G., English, D., Lane, G., & Hayward, T., 2006, ‘Application of HPGR in Processing Gold Ore in Australia’, SAG 2006 Conference, September, Vancouver.
  • Morley, C., 2006, ‘High Pressure Grinding Rolls’, A Technology Review, SME, St. Louis MO., USA
  • Morley, C., 2006, ‘Flowsheets for HPGR’, SAG 2006, Vancouver.
    Hunter, T., Bartsch, P., & Mayze, R., 2006, ‘Uranium Resources to Yellowcake - Process Options and Feasibility Factors for a Successful Project’, Australia’s Uranium, AusIMM, July.
  • Smith, M. E., Beck, A., Thiel, R. & Metzler, P., 2005, 'Designing for Vertical Pipe Deflection Under High loads', Geosynthetics Conference, December, Las Vegas.
  • Castillo, J., Hallman, D., Byrne, P., & Parra, D., 2005, ‘Dynamic Analysis of Heap Leach Pad Under High Phreatic Levels', XXVII Mining Convention, September, Peru.
  • Sherrit, R., Pavlides, A.G., & Weekes, B.L., 2005, ‘Design And Commissioning of the Sepon Copper Pressure Oxidation Circuit’, Randol Innovation Conference.
  • McLean, E., Stephenson, D., & Andersen G., 2005, ‘Case Study: Grinding as an Integral Part of Acid Leaching Circuit’, IIR Crushing and Grinding Conference, March, Perth.
  • Lane, G., Green, S., Brindley, S., & McLeod, D., 2005, ‘Design and Engineering of Flotation Circuits in Australia’, Centenary of Flotation Symposium, June, Brisbane.
  • Morley, C., 2005, ‘The Case for High Pressure Grinding Rolls’, Randol Innovative Metallurgy Forum.
  • Thiel, R., and Criley, K., 2005, 'Hydraulic Conductivity of Partially Prehydrated GCLs Under High Effective Confining Stresses For Three Real Leachates', Geo-Frontiers Conference, January, Texas.
  • 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.
  • R. Thiel, S. Purdy, & R. Yazdani , 2003, 'Case History of Exposed Geomembrane Cover for Bioreactor Landfill', 9th 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', 9th International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium Conference, October, Italy.
  • Tew, A., Strohmayr, S., See, A., & Harvey, R., 2003, ‘Mineralogy Controlling Metallurgy at Ernest Henry Mining Revisited’, Eighth Mill Operations’ 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 Operations’ Conference, AusIMM, July, Townsville.
  • Goulsbra, A., Dunne, R., Lane, G., Dreisinger, D., & Hart, S., 2003, ‘Telfer Project Process Plant Design’, AusIMM 8th 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Brown, C., 1999, 'The Red Dome Experience', Proceedings of the Oretest Colloquium '99, 10 Nov 1999, MD Adams Editor
  • 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.
  • 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 13th 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 9th Federal Convention of the Australian Water and Wastewater Association, April, Perth, pp 15-1 to 15-5.

Technical papers

  • Wittig, R., 2013. 'Mining and Metals Mega Project Development: Optimising Current Practices and Strategies'. In N. Aziz (Ed.), Coal Operators Conference 2013 (pp. 393-399). Woollongong: University of Woollongong
  • Bohnhoff, G. L., Ogorzalek, A.S., Benson, C. H., Shackelford, C. D., & Apiwantragoon, P., 2009, 'Field Data and Water-Balance Predictions for a Monolithic Cover in a Semiarid Climate', Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, March.
  • Lane G., & Messenger, P., 2005, ‘Commissioning”, Chapter 7 in Advances in Gold Ore Processing’, Ed. M. Adams, Elsevier.
  • Ma, L., & Daemen, J., 2005, 'An experimental study on creep of welded tuff', International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences 43 (pp. 282-291).
  • Johansen, G., English, D., Lane, G., & Hayward, T., 2005, ‘Bendigo Utilises High Pressure Grinding Rolls to Maximise Recovery’, AusIMM Bulletin, March/April.
  • Breitenbach, A., 2004, 'Improvement in Slope Stability Performance of Lined Heap Leach Pads from Design to Operation and Closure', GFR Engineering Solutions, Vol. 22, No. 1, January/February.
  • Morley, C., 2003, ‘A Quantification of the Benefits of High Pressure Rolls Crushing in an Operating Environment’, Minerals Engineering, September
  • Morley, C., 2003, ‘HPGR in hard Rock Applications’, Mining Magazine, September.
  • Barter, J., Lane, G., Mitchell, D., Kelson, R., Dunne, R., Trang, C., & Dreisinger, D., 2001, ‘Cyanide Management by SART’, in Cyanide: Social, Industrial and Economic Aspects, Ed. Young C., Tidwell L and Anderson, C., The Minerals , Metals and Materials Society Annual Meeting, Feb, pp. 549-562.
  • Hoyer, D.I., Mulvihill, B.M., & Young, G.J.C., 2001, ‘Hicom Attritioning to remove Alumina-Silicate Coatings on Ilmenite Sand Grains’, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 14, No. 7, pp 723-731.
  • Zhang, H., Ritchie, .M., & La Brooy, S.R., 2001, ‘Electrochemical oxidation of gold and thiourea in acidic thiourea solutions’, J Electrochemical Society, 148 (2001), pp. D146-D153.
  • Smith, M., & Giroud, J., 2000, 'Influence of the Direction of Ore Placement on the Stability of Ore Heaps on Geomembrane-Lined Pads', Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Chapter 49, pp. 435 - 438.
  • Zhang, H.G., Doyle, J. A., Kenna, C.C., La Brooy, S.R., Hefter, G.T., & Ritchie, I. M. 1996, ‘A kinetic and electrochemical study of the cementation of gold onto mild steel from acidic thiourea solutions’, Electrochimica Acta, 41, No. 3, pp. 389-395.
  • Zheng, J., Ritchie, I.M., La Brooy, S.R., & Singh, P., 1995, ‘Study of gold leaching in oxygenated solutions containing cyanide-copper-ammonia using a rotating quartz crystal microbalance’, Hydrometallurgy, 39, pp. 277-292.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Linge, H.G. & Walker, G.S., 1994, ‘Review of gold extraction from ores’, Minerals Engineering, 7, (10), pp. 1213-1241.
  • La Brooy, S.R. & Muir, D.M., 1994, ‘Gold processing with saline water’, The AusIMM Proceedings, 299, (2), pp. 81-88.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Hosking, J.W., Muir, D.M., Ruane, M., Smith, I. & W. Hinchliffe, W.D., 1984. ‘Studies on the fouling and regeneration of C.I.P. carbon’, Gold-Mining, Metallurgy and Geology, AusIMM, Melbourne, pp. 257-269

External research reports

  • La Brooy, S.R., & Bax, A. C, 1997, ‘Gold Processing Technology’, Final report for AMIRA Project P420.
  • La Brooy, S.R., 1993, ‘Gold Technology for Complex and Refractory Ores’, Final Report for AMIRA Project P314.
  • La Brooy, S.R., Bax, A.R., Avraamides, J., Muir, D.M., Hosking, J.W., Hughes, H.C. & Parentich A., 1986, ‘Carbon-in-Pulp Gold Technology’,  Final Report AMIRA Project 83/P173, AMIRA: Melbourne.

Published articles

'ENR Top 225 International Design Firms', ENR magazine, July 2015, pg. 71-88

'Cost-effective design for bulk terminals', Dry Cargo International, July 2015, pg. 59-60

'Buried Riches', Assets magazine, May 2015, pg. 10-11

'OceanaGold improves Didipio reserves', Mining Weekly, March 2015

'Hudbay Ramping Up 80,000-mt/d Constancia Project', E&MJ, February 2015, pg. 12

'There's a first time for everything', Barrack Beyond Borders, 2015, pg. 38-43

'Freeing Freeport LNG', LNG Industry magazine, January 2015

'Saved by Smart Thinking', Mining Monthly, September 2014, pg. 43

'2013/2014 Project Highlights', Innovation magazine, July 2014, pg. 22-27

'Canaport LNG Terminal', Port Technology International, May 2014, pg. 158-160

'ENR Top 500 Design Firms', ENR magazine, April 2014, pg. 1-25

'Complex System Management', edc magazine, April 2013, pg. 33

'Martabe Plant Close To Reaching Design Capacity, ASIA Miner, March 2013, pg. 8-12

'After a Tornado', Canadian Consulting Engineer, March/April 2013, pg. 36-37

'Advances in Copper Extraction', International Mining, March 2013, pg. 20-32

'Squeezing out more efficiencies', Mining engineering, March 2013, pg. 46-50

'Turning Opportunity into Reality', Australia's Best Mining, 2012, pg. 77-80

'Secondary crushing: worth the cost?' Mining Magazine, December 2012, pg. 45-46

'Manage your terminal intentionally: Know the economic trade-offs', Port Technology International, 2012, pg. 32-33

'Modeling the mine-to-port supply chain', Port Technology International, 2010, pg 64-65

'Geotechnical Issues in Nickel Laterite Heap Leaching', The Mining Record, May, 2009

'In Search of the Electric Limit of Geosynthetic Clay Liners', The Mining Record, March, 2008

'Interpreting Earthquake Magnitude Data', The Latin America Mining Record, October/November 2007

'Geomembrane raincoat liners in the mining heap leach industry', Geosynthetics magazine, April/May, 2007, pg. 32-39

'The End of Heap Leach Solution Loss', The Mining Record, May 2006

'GCL Shrinkage', The Mining Record, 2005/2006

'Andean Social Issues: Lessons Learned In Peru', Latin America Mining Record, July/August, 2005

'Drainage Net for Improved Service and Cost Reduction in Heap Leaching', GFR Engineering Solutions magazine, August, 2004

'Drainage Pipe Deflection for High Heaps', The Mining Record, 4th qt. 2004

'Applying the "Seven Questions" to Heap Leaching', The Mining Record, June 2004

'Inter-Lift Liners in Copper Heap Leaching', The Mining Record, August 1996