Coal Quality & Preparation

Leverage the expertise of a team of recognised industry leadersĀ 

Process, quality and handle

Minserve covers all aspects of coal quality as well as coal processing and handling. Minserve team members work closely with the geological and mining specialists to produce the best outcomes for the client. The work with geologists ensures that the information gathered in the field enables testing of samples to provide accurate predictions of coal quality for marketing as well as for plant design and performance. Close liaison with mining personnel enables detailed predictions to be provided for mine modelling and planning.

The Minserve team includes experienced users of leading modelling software tools (e.g. Limn) and has developed the in-house SimPrep software. The team also has extensive experience in designing and supervising bore core testing programs as well as plant design and operations including monitoring contract operators.

Collective experience covers all aspects of the coal, metalliferous and extractive minerals industries from initial exploration through evaluation studies and project development to operations support.

  • Scoping, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies
  • Due diligence studies and strategic planning
  • Bore core testing procedures and supervision
  • Preparation plant design and commissioning
  • Equipment selection and operational optimisation
  • Preparation plant technical audits
  • Technical services support

The Minserve team includes experienced users of leading mine planning and geological modelling software tools.

  • Vulcan
  • Surpac Minex
  • Spry
  • Deswik
  • HaulSIM

In addition to off-the-shelf packages, Minserve personnel have developed a range of in-house modelling tools to solve site specific challenges as they arise.