A Case Study in Industrial Scale Treatment

Vale Inco - Mining Industry

Location: Ontario, Canada

THE PROBLEM:

Inco Vale (Sudbury, Ontario) historically experienced heavy scale issues in its process equipment, particularly in its rod mills facility. Lost productivity due to downtime for cleaning purposes was a critical factor.

 

THE SOLUTION:

GII Scale Control utilized its knowledge of the particular process equipment and water chemistry to design a system. It almost completely eliminated new scale build-up and removed the bulk of existing scale.

 

ANNUAL CUSTOMER SAVINGS:

  • $1,000,000+ in annual savings

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