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Luanshya copper smelter

Luanshya copper smelter

Report summary

The smelter was commissioned in 1932 to treat concentrate from the adjacent Roan Antelope mine.  Since commissioning it has used conventional reverberatory furnace and Peirce-Smith converter technology.  By the late 1960s, with three reverberatory furnaces and four Peirce-Smith converters, capacity had reached 120kt/a. During the 1980s production decreased in line with concentrate availability until one reverberatory furnace was demolished and only one was in use.  In recent times, the...

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  • Key facts
  • Summary and key issues
  • Location maps
  • Participation
  • Process overview
    • Auxiliary plants
    • Environmental
  • Economic assumptions

In this report there are 8 tables or charts, including:

  • Key facts
    • Key facts: Table 1
  • Summary and key issues
  • Location maps
    • Detailed map
  • Participation
    • Participation: Table 1
  • Process overview
    • Flowsheet
    • Feed preparation
    • Smelting process
  • Economic assumptions
    • Economic assumptions: Table 1
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