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