Mining Applications

Mining Applications

Mining for Productivity

When it comes to your industrial gas and related needs, Praxair is a leading worldwide integrated supplier for on-site gas supply, bulk gas supply, packaged gases, pipeline services, wear-resistant coatings, and welding products. Our customers include many major mining companies in North and South America, giving us the knowledge and experience to provide you with products, services and productivity improvements customized to your specific needs.

Supply Capabilities for Mining and Metals

Mining_Applications251x141.jpgPraxair has the industrial gases to help optimize your mining operations. Our nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide and hydrogen is used for applications such as flotation, leaching, roasting, pressure oxidation, carbonate precipitation, and pH control and water treatment. In addition to having a nation-wide supply network, Praxair is the largest gases supplier in North and South America and one of the world’s only integrated suppliers. Praxair’s flexible supply options include packaged gases, bulk gases, pipelines, and on-site generation. Choose a supplier that’s reliable. Choose Praxair.

Supply Capabilities for Mining & Metals (3.2MB)

Mine Inerting

Mine_Inerting_252x141.jpgMine inerting with nitrogen can help keep your mine safe by reducing the chance of a spontaneous combustion event. Praxair has reliable, cost effective on-site generating systems to supply nitrogen. In addition we have a reliable supply of liquid nitrogen and carbon dioxide that can be delivered to your mine, as well as storage and pumping equipment for the mine inerting process. In the case of thermal events, Praxair’s emergency response team can help bring thermal events under control quickly and efficiently to facilitate the return to normal operations.

Mine Inerting (9.6MB)

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