Energy efficient and cost effective gold and silver recovery plants from ore to dore production.


Our process plants focus on oxide and sulphide ores, and include conventional, vat leach and heap leach designs. Consulmet also provide environmental solutions including water recovery circuits, cyanide recovery and cyanide destruction solutions.

Complete process plants

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

→ Matinje Gold

Applicable Production Ready Solutions

The following modules from Consulmet's Production Ready Range are applicable to silver:


We provide customers with a full suite of project and study services for silver 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.