Conference Themes

The conference will be of interest to a wide range of academic research and industries, including:

mining and mineral production and processing
chemical and petrochemical processing
agriculture crop production and processing
food processing
power generation

The conference aims to assist these industries by covering the themes of design, troubleshooting, upgrading, optimisation, feasibility studies, operation, construction, maintenance, research and development in the topic areas listed below.

Papers are invited on the following topic areas:

Bin and hopper design
Stockpile design
Feeding and weighing
Discharge control systems
Blending and sampling

Heavy mobile machinery
Conveyors and elevators
Environmental factors
Dust control and mitigation

Belt conveying
Pneumatic conveying
Ship loading and unloading
Road and rail transportation
Hydraulic and capcule conveying

Industrial case studies
Segregation and mixing
System and component wear
Modelling and fundamentals
Computer simulation and validation
Particle and bulk characterisation
Measurement, control and instrumentation