With shifting market conditions, increased environmental controls and expectations, and other variables, clients need a partner with the experience and resources to design and manage every aspect of a project. Often located in remote locations and extreme environments, these operations require a deep understanding and expertise across a range of services.
Jacobs provides full project cycle capabilities to the mining, minerals, and iron and steel industries from locations worldwide. Adding value at every step, we work with our clients on project planning, feasibility/studies, engineering, procurement, construction, construction management, implementation, operations, decommissioning and closure, and mine infrastructure requirements.
Jacobs' global procurement strength and cost-estimating experience provide value to clients when securing necessary equipment and materials, even in remote locations.
Some key areas of expertise:
- Mineral Processing: crushing, milling, flotation, filtration, thickening
- Hydrometallurgy: leaching, heap leaching, pressure oxidation, solvent extraction, ion-exchange
- Electrorefining and electrowinning
- Pyrometallurgy: smelting, roasting, refining, calcining
- Underground mining
- Materials handling
- Sulfuric acid technology
- Value engineering
- Risk analysis (HAZOP)
- Global procurement