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Projects :

Date of Realization

Pre-feasibility study 2000

Minerals :

Lithium

Geographic Location

La Motte, Canada

Description :


   Soquem Inc. retained Bumigeme for the supervision of the metallurgical tests program at Corem, as well as the realization of the prefeasibility study of their La Motte lithium deposit. The updating of geological resources and market studies was carried out by other consultants.

The activities of Bumigeme under this mandate were:

  • Development of a laboratory process to produce spodumene concentrates 5.5% Li₂O and 70-75% recovery. 
  • Confirmation of the results at a pilot scale.
  • Design of a processing plant.
  • Development of the investment costs and operating costs at a precision of ± 30%.
  • Financial Analysis of the project.
  • Sensitivity analysis.