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Port Kembla copper smelter

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09 June 2017

Port Kembla copper smelter

Report summary

The Electrolytic Refining & Smelting Company of Australia (ER&S) was formed in 1908 to electrolytically refine blister from Mount Morgan and to smelt local copper and precious metals ores. In 1938 the smelter was expanded by the installation of a blast furnace and two small converters, and in 1959 a larger blast furnace was installed together with a Lurgi updraught sinter machine. Historically the smelter has always treated substantial tonnages of scrap and secondary materials. In 1980,...

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  • Flowsheet
  • Feed preparation
  • Smelting process
  • Auxiliary plants
  • Environmental

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