As long as minerals are extracted weighing instruments are used to determine the value of it. Modern weighing instruments are used to weigh minerals in various ways from weigh bridges for trucks to belt weighers. Furthermore, weighing instruments are more and more used to improve the extration process via systems such as on-board weighing systems. All in all weighing instrument are an essential part of mineral extraction.
CECIP developed a new document describing the role of weighing instruments in mineral extraction. You can find the full document here.
This document is a new part of the series describing weighing instruments in different sectors. Previous editions focussed on agriculture, food production and pharma.
Not only to weigh the minerals that are extracted