Chromite & Ferrochrome

World leaders in chromite and ferrochrome recovery.


Chromite and ferrochrome below 1mm is efficiently recovered from gangue minerals by gravity concentration. Consulmet has an enviable record in providing flexible solutions combining compact designs with low operating costs.

Complete process plants

We can provide a complete processing solution for chromite & ferrochrome from full scale production plants to pilot and demonstration plants. Sample Consulmet plants include:

→ Dilokong Chromite

Applicable Production Ready Solutions

The following modules from Consulmet's Production Ready Range are applicable to chromite & ferrochrome:


We provide customers with a full suite of project and study services for chromite & ferrochrome projects, including:

  • project, study & construction management
  • process engineering
    • testwork programme design & management
    • flowsheet design
    • conceptualisation, mass and water balances, process flow diagrams, and detailed piping & instrumentation diagrams
    • equipment selection
    • plant audits
    • commissioning
  • multidiscipline design
    • mechanical and piping engineering
    • electrical and instrumentation engineering
    • civil and structural engineering
    • engineering design and certification to international standards
    • plant layout design
    • 3D draughting & modelling
  • project support services
    • estimating & scheduling
    • procurement & expediting
    • spares procurement & management
    • logistics (customs and quarantine clearances, freight and shipping)
  • → project infrastructure
    • power, water & fuel solutions
    • tailings storage facilities/dams
    • accomodation camps
    • air strips
    • access roads
    • earthworks & drainage
    • telecommunications & information technology
    • security
  • → plant upgrades and expansions
  • → plant operation, maintenance and training.