Gold Mining Plant Dust Collection: Case Study
Industry Application: Gold Mining
The Problem/Solution: During the gold mining process, valuable gold dust was created at vibrating screens and conveyor transfer points. The customer wanted to capture and recycle the valuable gold dust and simultaneously protect the work environment.
We installed a turnkey US Air Filtration pulse jet baghouse which efficiently captured the gold dust byproducts for recycling while also improving air quality in the factory.
Location: Midas, Nevada
Installation Date: 2000
Type of Pollutant: Gold Dust
Airflow: 45,000 CFM dust collector
Capture Method: Source Capture Method: Hoods were installed to capture the dust at source point.
Filtration Method Used: Pulse jet baghouse, model #2415-PT-144-6
45,000 CFM Dust Collection System