Measurement And Control Solutions

The Measurement and Control division has developed a range of specific Advanced Process Control Solutions that are implemented on Mintek’s process control platform, StarCS. Advanced stabilisation and optimisation control has been developed for Milling, Flotation, Smelting and Gold Leaching.

Mintek Releases StarSC Process Control Platform

Mintek has formally released its new StarCS Version 6.0advanced process control platform. “Like its predecessor, PlantStar, the latest StarCS is a platform primarily for implementing Mintek’s Star control systems, MillStar, FloatStar, FurnStar and LeachStar,” explained Edgar King, chief engineer of Mintek’s Measurement and Control (MAC) division...

New Release of StarCS Version 6.0

In the next few months the latest upgrade of Mintek’s PlantStar will be released with the new name “StarCS”. As its name indicates, the StarCS will continue to be a platform primarily for implementing Mintek’s “Star” control systems such as MillStar, FloatStar, FurnStar and LeachStar. The upgrade to StarCS will introduce a few improvements while...

New Release of PlantStar Version 5

PlantStar Version 5 has just been released. The versatility and comprehensiveness that PlantStar has become known for has been taken further with new features in this version that will allow more effective control in metallurgical processes. New features in the Server Modules include an automatic OPC reconnection after the server was offline and becomes...

New Process-Control Platform Launched

PlantStar 2000, the latest addition to Mintek’s range of process-control technologies, was released at the end of September. More than 100 delegates from the minerals and metallurgical industries attended the launch and demonstration, and such was the interest generated that orders for five installations were received in the weeks building up to the...