News

Saturday, August 20, 2016

The Global Mining Standards and Guidelines Group (GMSG) recently recognised the SMC Test® through the publication of its guideline “Morrell method for determining comminution circuit specific energy and assessing energy utilization efficiency of existing circuits”.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Recent comprehensive studies confirm the SMC Test's very high degree of precision and accuracy.

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Wednesday, September 09, 2015

By leveraging our extensive, 35000-strong database, SMC Testing now offers a new and deep insight into ore hardness via focused analysis of global trends and is able to position a specific ore deposit within its commodity (valuable mineral content) hardness distribution. In some cases further analysis is also possible based on commodity hardness distributions within geographical location.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

A landmark improvement has been made to JKTech's JK Drop Weight Test and SMC Test® reporting by enhancing the usefulness of the A and b parameters and converting them to a more meaningful specific energy value – the “SCSE”.

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Monday, January 05, 2015

SMC Testing has launched a series of free online tools for comminution engineers

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Demand for SMC Test continues to be strong despite the global downturn.

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Monday, April 15, 2013

SMC Tests are now carried out at 25 commercial labs and 4 in-house labs globally.

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Monday, January 07, 2013

CITIC HIC Australia has completed an exclusive purchase agreement with SMCC Pty Ltd (SMCC) on 17th December 2012 to acquire 100% of SMCC IP.

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Thursday, December 06, 2012

The 25,000th SMC Test® was completed recently by SMC Testing.

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Monday, March 05, 2012

The 20,000th SMC Test® has recently been completed by SMC Testing.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Dr. Steve Morrell was recently awarded the Art MacPherson Award by the Canadian Mineral Processors Society of CIM.

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Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The SMC Test® is now available commercially in China via the CITIC HMC laboratory.

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Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Metso adopts SMC Test globally for accuracy and versatility

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Monday, August 10, 2009

A significant milestone was recently reached at SMC Testing with the conducting of the 10,000th SMC Test®.

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Thursday, July 09, 2009

New crushing and HPGR data have been recently acquired which have provided the opportunity to enhance the range of applications covered by the SMC Test®, notably size reduction of relatively coarse feeds.

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