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New Mining Concept for Extracting Metals from Deep Ore Deposits using Biotechnology

Deliverables

CAPEX/OPEX analysis and assessment of the entire metal leaching and recovery process

CAPEX/OPEX analysis and assessment of the entire metal leaching and recovery process

Site selection and parameter database report

Site selection and parameter database report

Minutes kick-off meeting

Minutes kick-off meeting

Effects of the conditions anticipated in deep-buried fractured kupferschiefer ore body (temperature, pressure and dissolved solutes) on bioleaching microorganisms

Effects of the conditions anticipated in deep-buried fractured kupferschiefer ore body (temperature, pressure and dissolved solutes) on bioleaching microorganisms

Identification of effective and appropriate approaches to eliminate bacteria introduced during active bioleaching from deep-buried ores

Identification of effective and appropriate approaches to eliminate bacteria introduced during active bioleaching from deep-buried ores

Report summarising dialogue activities and results with user groups

Report summarising dialogue activities and results with user groups

Report on activities of the press bureau including media monitoring report

Report on activities of the press bureau including media monitoring report

Summary report scale up and leaching efficiency evaluation report

Summary report scale up and leaching efficiency evaluation report

Fracking and installation of bioreactors

Fracking and installation of bioreactors

Identification of potential zones where the process can be implemented in phase II

Identification of potential zones where the process can be implemented in phase II

Report summarising capacity buildings activities and results

Report summarising capacity buildings activities and results

Economic evaluation of consequences of dynamic risk variation over the life of investment

Economic evaluation of consequences of dynamic risk variation over the life of investment

Environmental impacts from a future full-scale production facility based on in-situ leaching from a stimulated ore body

Environmental impacts from a future full-scale production facility based on in-situ leaching from a stimulated ore body

Geological model, deposit block model and reservoir model report

Geological model, deposit block model and reservoir model report

Report on “Results of PLS pre-concentration, product recovery and effluent treatment“.

Report on “Results of PLS pre-concentration, product recovery and effluent treatment“.

Results of assessments made for the underground test facility and the outcome of the stakeholder seminars/workshops

Results of assessments made for the underground test facility and the outcome of the stakeholder seminars/workshops

Impact of in-situ leaching from a stimulated ore body on the sustainability of the industry based on evaluated indicator values.

Impact of in-situ leaching from a stimulated ore body on the sustainability of the industry based on evaluated indicator values.

Report on “Iron utilization, toxic element removal, and water balance improvements”

Report on “Iron utilization, toxic element removal, and water balance improvements”

Stimulation design and cost report

Stimulation design and cost report

Minutes annual meetings

Minutes annual meetings

Report on dissemination, exploitation and communication strategy

Report on dissemination, exploitation and communication strategy

Site selection and drilling

Site selection and drilling

Correlating permeability with leach efficiency

Correlating permeability with leach efficiency

Review of legislation and BREF documents including legal barriers against the technology and recommendations for adaptation of the technology and/or legislation needed for the environmentally safe technology exploitation

Review of legislation and BREF documents including legal barriers against the technology and recommendations for adaptation of the technology and/or legislation needed for the environmentally safe technology exploitation

Selection of indicators and site baseline conditions

Selection of indicators and site baseline conditions

Economic evaluation of coupled chemical-biochemical underground block-leaching scenarios

Economic evaluation of coupled chemical-biochemical underground block-leaching scenarios

Report on “Most cost-effective flowsheet for an industrial scale BioMOre operation“

Report on “Most cost-effective flowsheet for an industrial scale BioMOre operation“

Data from laboratory tests simulating anoxic, high-temperature and pressure oxidative dissolution on copper-bearing kupferschiefer rock strata

Data from laboratory tests simulating anoxic, high-temperature and pressure oxidative dissolution on copper-bearing kupferschiefer rock strata

Corporate design manual

Corporate design manual

Report on stakeholder assessment processed during two stakeholders workshops

Report on stakeholder assessment processed during two stakeholders workshops

Overall systems model for bioleaching on local scale incorporating the results of the process models of BRGM and CNRS together with the model parameter database

Overall systems model for bioleaching on local scale incorporating the results of the process models of BRGM and CNRS together with the model parameter database

Look-up tables for frac permeability, leaching efficiency and operational and investment cost

Look-up tables for frac permeability, leaching efficiency and operational and investment cost

Established social media representation

Established social media representation

BioMOre Website

BioMOre Website

Brochures, leaflets and newsletter and film

Brochures, leaflets and newsletter and film

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Publications

Integrated GIS, 3D CAD and 3D discrete numerical modelling of in-situ stress state at the North-Sudetic Trough

Author(s): Prof. Dr. Heinz Konietzky, Kemal Yildizdag
Published in: 12. Freiberg-St- Petersburg Colloquium of Young Scientists, Issue once per year, 2017, Page(s) 4

Indirect bioleaching of sulfidic ores and its importance for the development of in situ processing of deep-buried base metal deposits

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium (Bali, Indonesia, 6th to 8th October 2015), 2015

In situ bioleaching: an alternative approach of metal extraction from deep-buried sulfide ores

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: Geomicrobiology Network: Research in Progress Meeting (Bangor, UK, 13th to 14th June 2016), 2016

Indirect anoxic bioleaching of a polymetallic ore: a model for in situ metal extraction from deep-buried ore bodies

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and D. Barrie John
Published in: Focused Meeting 2015: Industrial Applications of Metal–Microbe Interactions (London, UK, 9th to 10th November 2015), 2015

New mining concept for extracting metals from deep ore deposits using biotechnology (BioMOre)

Author(s): Petrus van Staden
Published in: South Africa (SA)-European Union (EU) Marine and Polar Research Collaborations Workshop, Issue 04.10.2016, 2016

Column bioleaching of a saline, calcareous copper sulfide ore

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and Barrie Johnson
Published in: International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium (Freiberg, Germany, 24th to 27th September 2017), 2017

Reactive transport modelling based on velocity fields obtained on drill core scale

Author(s): J. Lippmann-Pipke, L. Karimzadeh, P. Blanc, S. Eichelbaum, S. Schymura, T.Frühwirt, K. Rogóz, J. Kulenkampff
Published in: IMWA 2106, 2016

Key Elements in the Use of in situ Recovery Technology For Deep and Complex Ore Deposits




Column Experiments and Numerical Modelling for in situ Leaching of Sandstone-Hosted Copper Deposit




Process tomography and modelling of leaching processes

Author(s): Johannes Kulenkampff, Lotfollah Karimzadeh, Stefan Schymura, Robert Barthen, Marion Gründig, Thomas Frühwirt, Philippe Blanc, Katarzyna Rogóż, Johanna Lippman-Pipke
Published in: Interpore german Chapter Meeting 2016, 2016

Potential and Limits of Biotechnology in In-Situ-Mining Applications Bioleaching in ISR (In-Situ Recovery)?

Author(s): Harald Kalka, Horst Märten
Published in: 69. BHT - Freiberger Universitätsforum, Issue June 6th-8th 2018, 2018

Coupled column leaching experiments and modelling from sandstone-hosted copper ores

Author(s): Caroline IZART, Philippe MARION, Gautier LAURENT, Bénédicte LECHENARD, Fabrice GOLFIER, Robert JOUSSEMET, Lev FILIPPOV
Published in: Récents Progrès en Génie des Procédés, Issue 110, 2017, Page(s) 11

The BIOMOre Project

Author(s): Horst Hejny, Wickus Slabbert
Published in: CSIRO ISR Conferenece 2017, Issue CSIRO In-Situ Recovery May/June 2017, 2017

BIOMOre – In situ bioleaching to extract industry metals from deep buried deposits

Author(s): Horst Hejny
Published in: AIMS 2018, Issue 23.-24.05.2018, 2018

Research on Metal By-product Recovery – Methods for Enhancing Industry Exploitation

Author(s): Doris Hiam-Galvez, Jan Kwak, Wickus Slabbert
Published in: Exchange of good practices on metal by-products recovery - Technology and policy challenges, 2015
DOI: 10.2873/886480

Benchmark 3D reactive transport modelling of leaching of fractured calcareous sulfide ores

Author(s): Karimzadeh, L.; Kulenkampff, J.; Schymura, S.; Lippmann-Pipke, J.
Published in: AIMS 2018, Issue 23.-24.05.2018, 2018

Pilot Plant Commissioning and Operations for Copper Sulfide in Situ Indirect Bioleaching

Author(s): Theodore Ineich, Jan Kwak, Doris Hiam-Galvez, Wickus Slabbert, Mark Damhuis, Bart Zaalberg
Published in: TMS Extraction 2018, Hydrometallurgy, Issue 26-29 Aug 2018, 2018

BioMOre - New Mining Concept for Extracting Metals from Deep Ore Deposits using Biotechnology – Run of the in-situ test in KGHM Rudna Mine

Author(s): Wojciech Anacki, Mariusz Kirej
Published in: IV Polish Mining Congress, Issue 20-22.11.2017, 2017

Indirect oxidative leaching of a polymetallic black schist sulfide ore: development of a protocol for in situ bioleaching of deep-buried ore bodies

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: Proceedings: Biohydrometallurgy 2016, 2016

Evaluation of Long-Term Post Process Inactivation of Bioleaching Microorganisms

Author(s): Malin BOMBERG (VTT), Hanna MIETTINEN (VTT), Margareta WAHLSTRÖM (VTT), Tommi KAARTINEN (VTT), Sarita AHORANTA (TUT), Aino-Maija LAKANIEMI (TUT), Päivi KINNUNEN (TUT)
Published in: International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium (Freiberg, Germany), Issue 24th to 27th September 2017, 2017

Evaluation of Long-Term Post Process Inactivation of Bioleaching Microorganisms

Author(s): Malin Bomberg, Hanna Miettinen, Margareta Wahlström, Tommi Kaartinen, Sarita Ahoranta, Aino Maija Lakaniemi, Päivi Kinnunen
Published in: Solid State Phenomena, Issue 262, 2017, Page(s) 57-60, ISSN 1662-9779
DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/ssp.262.57

Post operation inactivation of acidophilic bioleaching microorganisms using natural chloride-rich mine water

Author(s): Malin Bomberg, Hanna Miettinen, Margareta Wahlström, Tommi Kaartinen, Sarita Ahoranta, Aino-Maija Lakaniemi, Päivi Kinnunen
Published in: Hydrometallurgy, Issue 180, 2018, Page(s) 236-245, ISSN 0304-386X
DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2018.06.013

Indirect oxidative bioleaching of a polymetallic black schist sulfide ore

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail, D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: Minerals Engineering, Issue 106, 2017, Page(s) 102-107, ISSN 0892-6875
DOI: 10.1016/j.mineng.2016.08.028

Mineral Processing - The future of processing

Author(s): Henryk Karas (former KGHM Polska Miedz)
Published in: Mining Magazine, Issue 7,8/2016, 2016, ISSN 0308-6631

Column bioleaching of a saline, calcareous copper sulfide ore

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and Barrie Johnson
Published in: Advanced Materials Research, Issue 4, 2017, ISSN 1022-6680

D. Barrie Johnson, Sabrina Hedrich and Eva Pakostova

Author(s): Indirect Redox Transformations of Iron, Copper, and Chromium Catalyzed by Extremely Acidophilic Bacteria
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 8, 2017, ISSN 1664-302X

Constraints of bioleaching in in-situ recovery applications

Author(s): Constanze Richter, Harald Kalka, Erika Myers, Jana Nicolai, Horst Märten
Published in: Hydrometallurgy, Issue 178, 2018, Page(s) 209-214, ISSN 0304-386X
DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2018.04.008

Potential Bioleaching Effects in <i>In Situ</i> Recovery Applications

Author(s): Constanze Richter, Harald Kalka, Horst Märten
Published in: Solid State Phenomena, Issue 262, 2017, Page(s) 456-460, ISSN 1662-9779
DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/SSP.262.456

The BIOMOre Project – A New Mining Concept for Extracting Metals from Deep Ore Deposits Using Biotechnology

Author(s): Lev Filippov, Caroline Izart, Horst Hejny, Knut Ansgar Hirsch, Barrie Johnson, René Kahnt, Horst Märten, Wickus Slabbert
Published in: Mining Report, Issue 152 (2017) No. 5, 2017, Page(s) 432 - 441, ISSN 2195-6529

Bio-processing of a saline, calcareous copper sulfide ore by sequential leaching

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail, D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: Hydrometallurgy, Issue 179, 2018, Page(s) 36-43, ISSN 0304-386X
DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2018.05.004

Numerical Modelling of Column Experiments to Investigate In-Situ Bio-Leaching as an Alternative Mining Technology

Author(s): Gautier Laurent, Caroline Izart, Bénédicte Lechenard, Fabrice Golfier, Philippe Marion, Pauline Collon, Laurent Truche, Jean-Jacques Royer, and Lev Filippov
Published in: Chemical Engineering Journal, 2018, ISSN 1385-8947

The Evolution, Current Status, and Future Prospects of Using Biotechnologies in the Mineral Extraction and Metal Recovery Sectors

Author(s): D. Johnson
Published in: Minerals, Issue 8/8, 2018, Page(s) 343, ISSN 2075-163X
DOI: 10.3390/min8080343

Approaches for eliminating bacteria introduced during in situ bioleaching of fractured sulfidic ores in deep subsurface

Author(s): Ballerstedt, H., E. Pakostova, D. B. Johnson and A. Schippers
Published in: Solid State Phenomena, Issue 262, 2017, Page(s) 70-74, ISSN 1662-9779

Indirect Redox Transformations of Iron, Copper, and Chromium Catalyzed by Extremely Acidophilic Bacteria

Author(s): D. Barrie Johnson, Sabrina Hedrich, Eva Pakostova
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 8, 2017, ISSN 1664-302X
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00211

Metallgewinnung mittels Geobiotechnologie


Published in: ISSN 0009-286X

Effect of elevated pressure on ferric iron reduction coupled to sulfur oxidation by biomining microorganisms.

Author(s): Zhang, R., S. Hedrich, C. Ostertag-Henning, A. Schippers
Published in: Hydrometallurgy, Issue 178, 2018, Page(s) 215–223, ISSN 0304-386X

Column Bioleaching of a Saline, Calcareous Copper Sulfide Ore

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail, D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: Solid State Phenomena, Issue 262, 2017, Page(s) 7-11, ISSN 1662-9779
DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/SSP.262.7

Reduction of iron(III) ions at elevated pressure by acidophilic microorganisms

Author(s): Zhang, R., S. Hedrich and A. Schippers
Published in: Solid State Phenomena, Issue 262, 2017, Page(s) 88-92, ISSN 1662-9779

In situ bioleaching: an alternative approach of metal extraction from deep-buried sulfide ores

Author(s): Eva Pakostova, Barry M. Grail and D. Barrie Johnson
Published in: 8th International Symposium on Biohydrometallurgy: Biohydromet '16 (Falmouth, UK, 20th to 22th June), 2016

EU funds research project by DMT

Author(s): Knut Hirsch
Published in: Internord, Issue 4/2014, 2014

Kupfer-Fracking für die Lausitz

Author(s): Stephan Schön
Published in: Sächsische Zeitung, Issue 04.04.2015, 2015

Bergbaufirma beendet Kupfersuche

Author(s): Ihg
Published in: Sächsische Zeitung, Issue 31.05.2016, 2016

GeoPET data for parametrization of reactive transport codes

Author(s): Schymura, S.; Karimzadeh, L.; Gründig, M.; Barthen, R.; Hildebrand, H.; Mansel, A.; Franke, K.; Kulenkampff, J.; Fischer, C.; Lippmann-Pipke, J.
Published in: AIMS 2018, Issue 23.-24.05.2018, 2018

Reactive transport modelling based on actual parameters obtained from GeoPET analysis of column experiments

Author(s): Karimzadeh, L.; Schymura, S.; Kulenkampff, J.; Franke, K.; Eichelbaum, S.; Lippmann-Pipke, J.; Fischer, C.
Published in: Reactive Transport in the Earth and Environmental Sciences in the 21st Century, Issue 02.-06.10.2017, 2017

Reactive Transport Modelling on the Drill Core Scale, Parameterized by GeoPET/µCT Process Tomography

Author(s): J. Kulenkampff. L. Karimzadeh, S. Schymura, S. Eichelbaum, J. Lippmann-Pipke, C. Fischer
Published in: Interpore 2018, Issue 14.-17.05.2018, 2018

Alternative Metallgewinnung BIOMOre – ein neues Bergbaukonzept zur Gewinnung von Metallen aus tiefliegenden Lagerstätten mittels Biolaugung




In-situ Bioextraction of Industry Metals from deep Ore Deposits to secure EU Resources Supply


Published in: ISSN 2364-8414