Mining Water Solutions

Reducing water usage, treating discharge water, and pre-treating resources in transport are just some of the solutions that GE offers to lower operating costs.

Maximize mining yield and achieve environmental compliance with turnkey process and water treatment solutions

GE is a leading provider of water treatment and process solutions for global mining and minerals companies. Products include chemical treatment programs for influent, boiler/cooling, wastewater, dust control, and process streams. GE also offers advanced membrane and filtration systems for desalination, water, and process treatment.

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What this means for you:

  • Meet environmental compliance
  • Provide safe, healthy workplaces
  • Optimize production
  • Maximize yield
  • Ensure asset protection
  • Drive down product costs
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Mining Applications

Protect your site from low visibility and spontaneous combustion

Every job site faces safety and compliance challenges. GE’s industrial dust control solutions include patented chemical compounds that are more effective than traditional blends. An array of agents, binders, foams, and antioxidants can be used to help you handle, transport, and store your natural resources.

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What this means for you:

  • Minimize hot spots and spontaneous combustion
  • Reduce dusting by up to 90% during loading, unloading, stack-out and reclamation
  • Address operator safety and environmental compliance
  • Reduce water needed for dust suppression on mine roads
  • Decrease fuel consumption by operating water trucks less frequently

 

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Real-time monitoring and domain expertise to maximize asset performance, reliability and business productivity

Protecting your production assets is imperative to your business operations. The most basic need is to measure key parameters and ensure the reliable delivery of chemistry to your assets.

The next step is to go beyond monitoring and use software analytics to optimize your performance and costs. GE’s sophisticated automation, control, and monitoring software can help your team increase performance while keeping operations sage.

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What this means for you:

  • Remote monitoring, alarm management, and diagnostics to compliment your local GE experts
  • Real-time testing that frees up your personnel to be more productive in other areas
  • Efficient management of water use and consumption
  • Consistent application of the right amount of chemicals
  • Smart alarming on events and trends before they threaten production or assets

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Meet strict regulations and promote environmental stewardship by removing heavy metals from wastewater streams

Industrial processes can release heavy metals into their wastewater streams, resulting in potential contamination of the environment. Therefore, regulating agencies require heavy metal removal from wastewater before it can be discharged into nature. GE offers innovative processes and proven methods to solve this tough-to-treat wastewater challenge.

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What this means for you:

  • Meet regulatory requirements on wastewater effluent limits
  • Drive compliance to your company’s environmental stewardship goals
  • Remove heavy metals from wastewater over a wide pH range
  • Use chemical solutions for soluble and/or particulate heavy metals, such as lead, copper, chromium, iron, manganese, mercury, nickel and zinc
  • Remove selenium with advanced biological treatment

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  • Industrial Dust Control & Suppression

    Protect your site from low visibility and spontaneous combustion

    Every job site faces safety and compliance challenges. GE’s industrial dust control solutions include patented chemical compounds that are more effective than traditional blends. An array of agents, binders, foams, and antioxidants can be used to help you handle, transport, and store your natural resources.

    Learn more about Dust Control products


    What this means for you:

    • Minimize hot spots and spontaneous combustion
    • Reduce dusting by up to 90% during loading, unloading, stack-out and reclamation
    • Address operator safety and environmental compliance
    • Reduce water needed for dust suppression on mine roads
    • Decrease fuel consumption by operating water trucks less frequently

     

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  • Chemical Monitoring Systems

    Real-time monitoring and domain expertise to maximize asset performance, reliability and business productivity

    Protecting your production assets is imperative to your business operations. The most basic need is to measure key parameters and ensure the reliable delivery of chemistry to your assets.

    The next step is to go beyond monitoring and use software analytics to optimize your performance and costs. GE’s sophisticated automation, control, and monitoring software can help your team increase performance while keeping operations sage.

    Learn more about monitoring and analytics products


    What this means for you:

    • Remote monitoring, alarm management, and diagnostics to compliment your local GE experts
    • Real-time testing that frees up your personnel to be more productive in other areas
    • Efficient management of water use and consumption
    • Consistent application of the right amount of chemicals
    • Smart alarming on events and trends before they threaten production or assets

    Explore this application

  • Wastewater Metals Removal

    Meet strict regulations and promote environmental stewardship by removing heavy metals from wastewater streams

    Industrial processes can release heavy metals into their wastewater streams, resulting in potential contamination of the environment. Therefore, regulating agencies require heavy metal removal from wastewater before it can be discharged into nature. GE offers innovative processes and proven methods to solve this tough-to-treat wastewater challenge.

    Learn more about Metals Removal Products


    What this means for you:

    • Meet regulatory requirements on wastewater effluent limits
    • Drive compliance to your company’s environmental stewardship goals
    • Remove heavy metals from wastewater over a wide pH range
    • Use chemical solutions for soluble and/or particulate heavy metals, such as lead, copper, chromium, iron, manganese, mercury, nickel and zinc
    • Remove selenium with advanced biological treatment

    Explore this application