Mineral Mining & Processing

Mining Engineering, Mineral Processing & Industrial Minerals Services

EarthRes’ mining engineering staff is experienced and proficient in the planning, construction and operation of mineral mining and processing facilities. Our past and ongoing work with projects in the coal, aggregate and industrial minerals fields gives us a broad base to draw from in developing solutions to our clients’ needs.

EarthRes offers integrated industrial minerals consulting services from preliminary geological studies, market assessments and laboratory testing through reserve estimation, pilot plant production, scale- up and engineering design. We are a team of industrial mineral market experts, geologists, mining and mineral processing engineers that provide a wealth of experience in marketing, mineral economics, applications technology, mineral processing technology, design and permitting.

We specialize in evaluating industrial and mineral-based waste streams for a beneficial use in markets where these materials may have value. If a viable market is identified for these materials, we provide the marketing and engineering capabilities to fully commercialize the product. EarthRes engineers have extensive operations and management experience in Industrial Minerals leading to practical cost-effective solutions. EarthRes has had industrial mining experience with:

  • Aggregate
  • Andalusite
  • Ball Clay
  • Barytes
  • Bentonite
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Feldspar and Nepheline Syenite
  • Fullers Earth Clays
  • Garnet
  • Graphite
  • Gypsum
  • Kyanite
  • Lithium Minerals
  • Limestone
  • Magnetite
  • Mineral Sands
  • Manganese
  • Pozzolans
  • Pyrophyllite
  • Rare Earths
  • Zircon
  • Quartz (Foundry, Glass, Frac, High Purity)
  • Sand and Gravel
  • Sericite
  • Talc
  • Wollastonite
Beneficial Reuse Services,
Cut Costs, Minimize Waste