Leaders in Minerals & Metals Processing

Welcome to Consulmet.  Established in 1993, we are an independent engineering group specialising in designing and constructing turnkey processing plants for minerals and metals.  Our approach combines practicality with innovation, offering efficient solutions that meet the operational and business requirements of our customers.

We have an extensive track record of delivering both greenfield and brownfield projects.  With our international reach extending across Africa, Australia, North America, and Asia, we deliver projects for major producers, developers, and explorers.

At Consulmet, we believe in creating strong partnerships with our customers.  We bring our experience, expertise, and dedication to every project, ensuring we deliver quality and value at every stage.  Whether you are an established producer or a developer, we are here to help you realise your objectives.

Our Capability

Aerial view of Murowa Diamond Plant

Our speciality is the design, construction, operation and maintenance of turnkey process plants.  Consulmet's turnkey offering delivers a fast-tracked, complete processing solution.

3 x 200 tph DMS Modules

Consulmet is a world leader in Dense Media Separation (DMS) technology.  We developed our first DMS modules in 2006 and now have dozens operating in mines worldwide for major producers. 

Consulmet's core expertise in gravity separation extends to designing and constructing plants for battery metals and minerals, including copper, lead, lithium, nickel and zinc.  

Aerial view of 550 tph Iron Ore Crushing Circuit

Consulmet has designed and built cutting-edge iron ore beneficiation plants using various upgrade technologies, including super-high dense media separation, spirals and magnetic separation.  

300 tph Copper Pre-Concentrator

Consulmet has designed and built concentrators and pre-concentrators for copper, lead, nickel and zinc using elutriation, flotation, spiral concentration and DMS.

Aerial view of Mothae Diamond Plant

Consulmet is a world leader in diamond processing.  We have designed and built complete diamond plants ranging in capacity from 1,500 tph down to small, skid-mounted bulk sampling plants.

Our Services

Recent Projects

Phosphate Hill Mine aerial view

Pre-Feasibility Study for a 620 tph phosphate crushing and sorting circuit

Design and construction of a 160 tph Super-High Dense Medium (SHDMS) Separation Plant

Design and construction of a 550 tph iron ore crushing circuit

550 tph Crushing Circuit under construction

Design and construction of a 550 tph Crushing Circuit

Our Products

Consulmet's 65 tph two-stage lithium Dense Media Separation (DMS) plant is a rapidly deployed solution for lithium recovery or pre-concentration.  Our unique solution eliminates the need for on-site poured concrete and is available in sixteen (16) weeks ex-works South Africa.

Model of 65 tph Lithium Recovery Plant

Consulmet offers a complete range of in-house designed and built DMS/DMC modules and plants for battery metals, base metals, iron ore, coal, diamonds and industrial minerals.

3 x 200 tph DMS modules

Our ore sorting plants incorporate lessons from over a decade of designing, building and operating sorting plants. 

Consulmet pioneered the use of XRT machines in full-scale production diamond plants.  We now offer a complete modularised solution for the recovery of large diamonds.

70 tph Diamond XRT Plant

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