6th International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings - Paste 2005 (PASTE 2005)

Venue: Hotel Sheraton and Convention Center Santiago

Location: Santiago, Chile

Event Date/Time: Apr 20, 2005 End Date/Time: Apr 22, 2005
Registration Date: Apr 20, 2005
Early Registration Date: Dec 20, 2004
Abstract Submission Date: Aug 31, 2004
Paper Submission Date: Dec 14, 2004
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The Mining Engineering Department of the University of Chile invites you to participate in the 6th version of the International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings – Paste 2005 to be held in Santiago Chile, April 20 to 22, 2005.

Objectives: This Seminar will focus on the latest technologies in the preparation, transportation and disposal of paste and thickening tailings in a safe and environmental sound way.

Areas of Interest: Environmental advantages of thickened tailings disposal (TTD); Transport and disposal of high-density thickened tailings; Rheological and material characterization; Paste thickeners; Filtering; Underground backfilling; Surface disposal; Economic advantages of TTD; Case studies and new projects; Water conservation.

Program: The technical program includes plenary sessions, presentations by topics, discussion panels and a technical visit to a tailings dam with a technical demonstration of pilot plant equipments.


Additional Information

Contact: Tammy Stevens International Events Coordinator Gecamin Ltda. E-mail: info@paste2005.cl Tel: 56-2-672-7979