Process Optimization



  As a Metallurgical Engineer, Eric Caba has been working in the mining industry optimizing metallurgical processes for over 25 years. He has significant experience in copper and poly metallic concentrators across the Americas from startup of state of the art plants to optimizing and automating 60+ year old equipment. 

  His experience ranges from evaluation and integration of mining operations through mine-to-mill optimization. Milling experience includes SAG, Rod, Ball, and Vertical mills. Flotation from Laboratory testing, microscopic analysis, reagent evaluation, thickening, filtering, and pumping. 

  The real benefit that is brought to the table is viewing these processes in light of the operators and the practical realities that happen in the field. The views that Eric brings include vision from working on the floor to directing business units and the integration of these varying perspectives.

In addition, Eric's experience covers the following:

Copper Smelting

Inco Flash Furnaces

Contop Reactors

Reverbatory Furnaces

Electric Furnaces

Copper Anode refining

Zinc Processing

Autoclave Leaching

Leach Solution Purification

Zinc Electrowinning

Zinc Casting

Lime / Limestone

Aggregates Production

Rotary Kins

Vertical Kilns

Associated Equipment

Electro Static Precipitators


Pneumatic Conveyance

Material Handling  

  25+ years of operating in the mining industry and metallurgical processes not only gives Eric the ability to evaluate the needs and Identify the problems, but the understanding of what resources need to be brought to bear on a problem and where to find the right ones. 

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Miraflores, Lima, Lima Province, Peru

+51 948 041 551