The press release is quoted as saying:
Operation of the pilot plant (see 360° Rotoshoot at the following link: http://www.americanmanganeseinc.com/investor-info/american-manganese-inc-interactive-pilot-plant/) commenced on August 18, 2011 under the direction of Dr. Gie Tan, Director of Hydrometallurgy at Kemetco Research Inc. Operational assistance of the solid/liquid separation section of the pilot plant was provided by Pocock Industrial Inc. (a specialist in solid/liquid separation).
The pilot plant was initially operated in semi-continuous mode to test several different operating conditions such as particle size in the leach stage, flocculent type and dose, and general operating conditions of the thickener and counter current decantation (CCD) circuit for solid/liquid separation. The pilot plant was then operated in continuous mode over 72 hours to test the performance of the leach and solid/liquid separation in steady state conditions.
Why Have Most Investors Forgotten About Metals - One Of The Safest Investments In The World?Discover everything you need to know to diversify your portfolio with metals. Click below to download a FREE industry report on critical metals investing.
Get My Investor's Guide
Click here to download for free