The mining and mineral processing industry is facing considerable new challenges today. The demand for minerals and metals in our society is constantly increasing. However, ore bodies which are rich and easy to process are diminishing rapidly. In order to successfully operate and remain competitive, the industry needs to continuously evolve and work with supplier partners who can help them to meet and overcome these new challenges. Quadra offers an extensive range of mining and mineral processing reagents, processing aids, and technical support.
Our mining & mineral processing product portfolio includes:
- Drying Aids
- Heavy Metal Precipitants
- High Molecular Weight Frothers
- Dust Control
- Freeze Control
- Scale Inhibitors
- Lead Chloride & Nitrate
- Manganous Oxide
- Ceramic Grinding Media
- Specialty Collectors
- Flotation Oils & Froth Flotation Reagents
- Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol
- Copper / Cupric Sulphate
- SMBS – Sodium Metabisulphite
- Sodium Cyanide
- Activated Carbon
- Pine Oil
- Polyglycol Frothers
- Flotation Activators
- Flotation Depressants
Over the past 30 years, Quadra has cemented itself as a reliable and trusted supplier to the mining and mineral processing industry. In collaboration with our world class manufacturing partners, Quadra has been offering reagents and services which can help mining companies to increase their recovery rates, improve their concentrate grades, optimize their operating costs and diminish the impact that their operations have on the environment.
Our Technical Support Group is a unique team of experienced metallurgists and technicians who provide services and support in this highly specialized market segment. We’re experienced in all aspects of mining challenges – gold, uranium & mineral processing, leaching, extracting, and whatever else you are challenged with. We can help to optimize your process, troubleshoot your plant, perform laboratory bench scale evaluations, assist in plant trials and provide operator training.
- Hydrodynamic frother audits
- Lab testing and reagent evaluation
- On-site technical support and training
- Plant trial assistance
- Process optimization and troubleshooting
We also understand that due to the remote nature of the mining industry, security of supply is of the uttmost importance. Leveraging our state of the art facilities and rail terminals located across the country, we hold inventory for your critical reagent needs as well as offer custom blending and custom packaging solutions which can meet your specific requirements.
Subindustries / Market Segments
Froth flotation is a process for concentrating minerals from their ores. It selectively separates hydrophobic from hydrophilic materials and is used to recover an array of minerals containing valuable commodities. Quadra offers a wide range of flotation solutions, with the technical expertise to help you optimize your recovery. Contact us today!
Quadra’s team and our supplier partners have extensive knowledge and experience extracting copper, molybdenum, zinc, lead and nickel from ore. We offer a full range of reagents which can help you to achieve and exceed your recovery targets.
This market segment includes operations which mine gold, silver and platinum group metals. From CIP and CIL leaching reagents to froth flotation chemistry, we offer a wide range of products and services which can help you to extract the most out of your ore.
Yellow cake is seen by most as the mineral which will help meet the world’s future demand for energy. Whether you are looking for solvent extraction reagents or water treatment chemistry, Quadra and our supplier partners can meet your specific requirements.
Quadra offers an extensive array of products for various industrial and municipal markets. Our industry- specific coverage connects us to virtually all areas of treatment demand. And our strong supplier relationships ensure that the most effective options are offered.