Technical Papers

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2013 Nov 15 Monitoring of Agglomerating Mature Fine Tailings in Pipe Reactor Flow Alex van der Spek, John Viega Monitoring of Agglomerating Mature Fine Tailings in Pipe Reactor Flow BI0500
2013 Oct 15 Hydrocyclone Classification Optimization Using Real-time Coarse Particles Detection in the Overflow Stream Jerin Russell, Dylan Cirulis, Bob Maron, Paul Rothman Hydrocyclone Classification Optimization BI0499
2013 Sep 5 A Survey of Non-invasive and Semi-invasive Flow Meters for Mining Applications: Understanding and Selecting the Right Technology for the Application Americo Zuzunaga, Robert J. Maron A Survey of Non-invasive and Semi-invasive Flow Meters for Mining Applications: Understanding and Selecting the Right Technology for the Application BI0497
2013 Sep 5 Hydrocyclone Classification Optimization Using Realtime Coarse Particles Detection in the Overflow Stream Jerin Russell, Dylan Cirulis, Bob Maron, Paul Rothman Hydrocyclone Classification Optimization Using Realtime Coarse Particles Detection in the Overflow Stream B0498
2013 Aug 27 Optimization of Hydrocyclone Classification by On-line Detection of Coarse Material in the Overflow Stream Jerin Russell, Dylan Cirulis, Robert J. Maron, Christian O’Keefe, Paul Rothma, David Newton Optimization of Hydrocyclone Classification by On-line Detection of Coarse Material in the Overflow Stream BI0495
2013 Aug 20 On-line Measurement of Rheological Parameters for Feedback Control of Thickeners Alex van der Spek, Robert Maron On-line Measurement of Rheological Parameters for Feedback Control of Thickeners BI0496
2012 Oct 17 On-site calibration of flow meters: a mature commercial service ready for mining Bob Maron, Ville Laukkanen On-site calibration of flow meters: a mature commercial service ready for mining BI0479
2012 Oct 17 On the Use of Common Statistical Techniques to Long Standing Issues in Mining Operations Bob Maron, Americo Zuzunaga, Paul Rothman, Alex van der Spek On the Use of Common Statistical Techniques to Long Standing Issues in Mining Operations BI0480
2012 Sep 17 The impact of entrained air and enhanced flow measurements at Eland Platinum concentrator Platinum 2012 Technical Paper BI0470
2012 Sep 5 2012 MAPLA Technical Paper Ville Laukkanen, Bob Maron 2012 MAPLA Technical Paper BI0469
2011 Dec 5 CiDRA SONARtrac Flow Meters: An Alternative Flow Measurement Technology Bob Markoja CiDRA SONARtrac Flow Meters: An Alternative Flow Measurement Technology BI0453
2011 Oct 12 Passive Sonar Flow Monitoring Joseph Poplawski, Christian O’Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman Passive Sonar Flow Monitoring BI0447
2011 Oct 11 CiDRA CYCLONEtrac at Kennecott Utah Copper Dylan Cirulis, Jerin Russell CiDRA CYCLONEtrac at Kennecott Utah Copper BI0448
2011 Sep 9 Verification of Accuracy of Flowmeters Installed in Mineral Processing Plants Robert Maron, Christian O’Keefe, Alex van der Spek, Philip Stacy Verification of Accuracy of Flowmeters Installed in Mineral Processing Plants BI0445
2011 Jul 1 Non-Intrusive Array-Based Technology and its Application to Iron Ore Processing Flow Measurements Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron Non-Intrusive Array-Based Technology and its Application to Iron Ore Processing Flow Measurements BI0444
2010 Oct 12 Non-invasive Passive Array Technology for Improved Flow Measurements of Slurries and Entrained Air Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Joe Felix, Alex van der Spek, Paul Rothman Non-invasive Passive Array Technology for Improved Flow Measurements of Slurries and Entrained Air BI0427
2010 Oct 7 Improved Flow Monitoring for Process Efficiency Improvements through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman, Joe Felix Improved Flow Monitoring for Process Efficiency Improvements through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays BI0425
2010 Jul 20 Improved Flow and Entrained Air Monitoring for Process Efficiency Improvements Through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman, Joe Felix Improved Flow and Entrained Air Monitoring for Process Efficiency Improvements Through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays BI0419
2009 Oct 22 Use of SONAR Flow Measurement for Performance and Condition Monitoring of Pumps and Hydrocyclones Alex van der Spek, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman, Christian O'Keefe Use of SONAR Flow Measurement for Performance and Condition Monitoring of Pumps and Hydrocyclones BI0405
2009 Oct 14 The Online Determination of Bubble Surface Area Flux Using the CiDRA GH-100 Sonar Gas Holdup Meter Peter Amelunxen, Paul Rothman The Online Determination of Bubble Surface Area Flux Using the CiDRA GH-100 Sonar Gas Holdup Meter BI0403
2009 Jan 2 New Developments in Velocity Profile Measurement and Pipe Wall Wear Monitoring for Hydrotransport Lines Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Mark Fernald, Tim Bailey, Alex Van der Spek, New Developments in Velocity Profile Measurement and Pipe Wall Wear Monitoring for Hydrotransport Lines BI0360
2009 Jan 1 New Developments in Flow and Pipe Management Capabilities Through New Velocity Profile Measurement and Pipe Wall Wear Monitoring Instrumentation Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Mark Fernald, Tim Bailey, Alex Van der Spek, Mike Davis Flow and Pipe Management Capabilities New Velocity Profile Measurement and Pipe Wall Wear Monitoring Instrumentation BI0359
2008 Nov 25 Application of Non-Intrusive Sonar Technology to Flow Measurement and Control in Mineral Processing Plants Robert Maron, Christian O'Keefe Application of Non-Intrusive Sonar Technology to Flow Measurement and Control in Mineral Processing Plants BI0337
2008 Nov 2 Novel Passive Technology for Entrained Air Measurement in Pipes and Gas Holdup Measurements in Column Cells Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman, Joe Poplawski Novel Passive Technology for Entrained Air Measurement in Pipes and Gas Holdup Measurements in Column Cells BI0329
2008 Nov 1 Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Minerals Processing Flow Measurement Situations Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman, Joe Poplawski Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Minerals Processing Flow Measurement Situations BI0328
2008 Aug 3 New Applications of SONAR-Based Technology in the Minerals Processing Industry: Velocity Profile Measurement and Pipe Wall Wear Monitoring in Hydrotransport Lines Robert Maron, Mark Fernald, Christian O'Keefe, John Viega, Tim Bailey New Applications of SONAR-Based Technology in the Minerals Processing Industry: Velocity Profile Measurement and Pipe Wall Wear Monitoring in Hydrotransport Lines BI0351
2008 May 1 Description of Non-Intrusive Sonar Array-Based Technology and its Application to Unique and Difficult Slurry and Paste Flow Measurements Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman, Joe Poplawski Description of Non-Intrusive Sonar Array-Based Technology and its Application to Unique and Difficult Slurry and Paste Flow Measurements BI0339
2008 Mar 14 Use of Non-Contact, Passive Sonar-Based VF and GVF Meter for Improved Sour Water Reinjection Measurement John Viega, Dan Gysling Use of Non-Contact, Passive Sonar-Based VF and GVF Meter for Improved Sour Water Reinjection Measurement BI336
2007 Nov 14 Application of Non-Instrusive Sonar Array-Based Technology to Solve Unique and Difficult Measurement Situations Christian O'Keefe, Joe Poplawski, Robert Maron Application of Non-Instrusive Sonar Array-Based Technology to Solve Unique and Difficult Measurement Situations BI0327
2007 Oct 18 Applications of Non-Intrusive SONAR Technology in Hydrotransport Robert Maron, Christian O'Keefe Applications of Non-Intrusive SONAR Technology in Hydrotransport BI0322
2007 Oct 16 Wet Gas Metering Using Sonar-based Flow Meters and Piping Pressure Loss Gradients Daniel L. Gysling, Douglas H. Loose, Nicolas Morlino, Alex van der Spek Wet Gas Metering Using Sonar-based Flow Meters and Piping Pressure Loss Gradients Bi0319
2007 Oct 1 Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Minerals Processing Applications Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Lenie Gajardo Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Minerals Processing Applications BI0310
2007 Apr 29 Clamp-On, Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow Rate and Entrained Gas Measurement for Industrial Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose, Alex van der Spek Clamp-On, Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow Rate and Entrained Gas Measurement for Industrial Applications BI0299
2007 Jan 24 Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Minerals Processing and Oil Sands Applications Christian O'Keefe, John Viega, Mark Fernald Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Minerals Processing and Oil Sands Applications BI0285
2006 Oct 25 Wet Gas Metering Using Combination of Differential Pressure and SONAR Flow Meters Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose, Richard Volz Wet Gas Metering Using Combination of Differential Pressure and SONAR Flow Meters BI0267
2006 Jan 1 Measurement of Air Content of Pulp Suspension - Sonar Method Tuomas Stoor, Ari Ämmala, Jourko Niinimaki Measurement of Air Content of Pulp Suspension - Sonar Method BI0201
2005 Jun 7 Clamp-on, SONAR-Based Volumetric Flow Rate and Gas Volume Fraction Measurement for Industrial Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose, Alex van der Spek Clamp-on, SONAR-Based Volumetric Flow Rate and Gas Volume Fraction Measurement for Industrial Applications BI0197
2005 Mar 21 Improved Measurement Accuracy of Net Oil Rate Using SONAR-Based Gas Volume Fraction Meter Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose, Alex van der Spek Improved Measurement Accuracy of Net Oil Rate Using SONAR-Based Gas Volume Fraction Meter BI0187
2005 Feb 17 Using SONAR-based Gas Volume Fraction Meter for Improved Net Oil Rate Measurement Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Using SONAR-based Gas Volume Fraction Meter for Improved Net Oil Rate Measurement BI0178
2004 Apr 15 Application of Sonar-Based, Clamp-On Flow Meter in Oil Sands Processing Daniel Gysling, Eb Mueller Application of Sonar-Based, Clamp-On Flow Meter in Oil Sands Processing Bi0102
2004 Jan 1 Clamp-On Sonar-Based Entrained Air Measurement For Pulp and Paper Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Clamp-On Sonar-Based Entrained Air Measurement For Pulp and Paper Applications B0040
2003 Jun 17 Sonar-Based, Clamp-On Flow Meter for Gas and Liquid Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Sonar-Based, Clamp-On Flow Meter for Gas and Liquid Applications BI0036
2003 Jun 1 Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow Meter for Chemical and Petrochemcial Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow Meter for Chemical and Petrochemcial Applications BI0039
2003 Jan 24 Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow and Entrained Air Measurement For Pulp and Paper Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow and Entrained Air Measurement For Pulp and Paper Applications BI0038
2002 Dec 13 Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow Meter for Pulp and Paper Applications Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Sonar-Based Volumetric Flow Meter for Pulp and Paper Applications BI0037
Technique for Improving Water Balance Calculations by Using Field Calibration of Flow Meters Ville Laukkanen, Bob Maron Technique for improving water balance calculations by using field calibration of flow meters BI0461
Improved Flow and Flotation Monitoring for Process Effeciency - Improvements Through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron, Paul Rothman Improved Flow and Flotation Monitoring for Process Effeciency - Improvements Through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays BI0400
Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Long Standing Measurement Challenges in Industrial Processes John Viega, Mark Fernald Application of Passive Sonar Technology to Long Standing Measurement Challenges in Industrial Processes BI0291
Sonar Flow Monitoring: First Five Years of Experience in the Minerals Processing Industry and Future Directions Robert Maron, Christian O’Keefe, Paul Rothman Sonar Flow Monitoring: First Five Years of Experience in the Minerals Processing Industry and Future Directions BI0429
Improved Flow and Flotation Monitoring for Efficiency Improvements Through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays Christian O'Keefe, Robert Maron Improved Flow and Flotation Monitoring for Efficiency Improvements Through New Technology Utilizing Non-Invasive Passive Arrays BI0438
Accurate Liquid Phase Density Measurement of Aerated Liquids using Speed of Sound Augmented Coriolis Meters Daniel Gysling, Doug Loose Accurate Liquid Phase Density Measurement of Aerated Liquids using Speed of Sound Augmented Coriolis Meters BI0125