CIM Toronto Branch Annual Field Trip Lakefield Ontario

  • Dates:
    Oct 17, 2013
  • Hours:
    From 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM
  • Location:
    CIM Toronto Branch has organized a field trip to the SGS Lakefield Minerals laboratory , the metallurgy laboratory and pilot plant and the mineralogical centre.
  • Event Type:
    Field Trip

Organized By


Contact Information

Nancy Macnab
CIM Toronto Branch Administrator
CIM Toronto Branch c/o Nancy Macnab 135 Jane Street Suite 4Toronto, Ontario M6S 3Y7
416 352 1989
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The tour will look at the technology behind NI 43-101 reports.These sites will be toured with representatives of SGS Lakefield knowledgeable and pilot plant site in the site and technology.We will be exploring the analytical laboratory, the metallurgy laboratory and pilot plant and the mineralogical centre.

Event Detail

Analytical Laboratories"SGS Lakefield has two analytical laboratories – for the minerals exploration industry, providing geochemical and metallurgical analyses and for the environmental clients, providing drinking water, wastewater and metal analyses and acid rock determination.”

Metallurgy Laboratory and Pilot Plant

“SGS Lakefield has earned the reputation as the market leader in metallurgical bankable process design. See both the metallurgy laboratory and the extensive mineral processing and hydrometallurgy pilot plant."

SGS Lakefield Mineralogy Centre

SGS Lakefield mineralogy centre consists of state of the art technology such as QEMSCAN, SEM, XRD and also classical mineralogy. See how high quality quantitative mineralogy is becoming a key tool in mineral project development.

The Tour will provide:

> Bus pick-up from downtown Toronto, the Scarborough Town Centre and Whitby GO Station – Downtown pick-up at 7:30am
> Boxed lunch
> Tours of the SGS Lakefield site including laboratories and pilot plant
> Return to Toronto by 5:45pm