175 tph Ore Sorting Plant

Developed for the Australian market, the plant incorporates lessons from over a decade of sorting plants. Our innovations in preparing feed material for XRT units to ensure maximum operating efficiency have become industry standard. We deployed the first production-scale XRT plant to recover large diamonds in 2012 and have now installed and operated more than thirty units.

The Plant is available in twenty-two (22) weeks ex-works South Africa (excluding the XRT Sorting Modules).

Plant Feed Material

-600 mm Run-of-Mine.

Description of Plant

The Plant is designed and fabricated to Australian standards and includes:

The Plant is offered in two configurations: 

For maximum flexibility and economy, we offer two options for the Plant conveyors: 

Plant Footprint

100 x 50 m (excluding plant stockpiles).

3d layout of 175 tph ore sorting plant

Equipment Vendors

Electrics & Control

Process Consumables


Trial Erection & Site Installation

The full plant will be trial erected in our yard prior to disassembly for shipment.  The customer will be invited to witness and sign off the trial erection.  Final modifications can be made as part of this process.

A full installation manual will be provided with the Plant to facilitate re-assembly on site.  Construction supervision and commissioning is included as standard.


The Plant is designed not to exceed the Durban-Fremantle RO-RO and Western Australia road constraints. Larger structural steelwork is shipped as 2D panels, with smaller steelwork structures shipped as fully assembled 3D modules. The shipping format can be finalised during the supply and trial erection with the customer's input.

Optional Extras

The Plant can be specified with a full range of Consulmet-supplied optional extras, including:

Lead Time & Price

2d layout of 175 tph ore sorting plant