Metallurgical services in short

We are able to help with a complete range of metallurgical services tailored to the mineral sands and industrial minerals sector. Whether it be drill sample characterisations, process development or auditable feasibility studies, IHC Mining provides a comprehensive, professional result at a competitive price.

Why choose our services? 
  • bench-scale to bulk laboratory capabilities
  • at the forefront of processing technology developments
  • characterisation, process development and bankable studies
  • consulting experience.
IHC Mining laboratory in Australia
IHC Mining's state-of-the-art metallurgical lab in Australia
Sample preparation in laboratory
Sample preparation

Processing and evaluation

Our (Brisbane-based) laboratory is capable of a range of industry-standard analytical techniques, bench-scale metallurgical evaluations and bulk processing on full-scale mineral processing equipment. Being at the forefront of process technology developments and stocking equipment from a range of industry-leading manufacturers enables us to independently deliver optimal process solutions.

Our team of experts provide technical knowledge and industry experience into a client-collaborative approach. We ensure customers’ goals are achieved and that the interpretation and implications of the outcomes are understood.

Metallurgical services - electrostatic separation
Electrostatic separation
Metallurgical services - Sample characterisation
Sample characterisation


As a prominent player in mineral sands consultancy, we assist exploration, mining and engineering companies with the development of process options for new projects, as well as the management and optimisation of existing processes.

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The indoors of the IHC Mining laboratory in Australia

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