XPS | Expert Process Solutions

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We provide metallurgical technology services and testwork for orebody characterisation, operational support, growth initiatives, and project development.


XPS engages clients with focused, quality project proposals and work that deliver sustainable value to the client’s project or operation. Our strategy is to provide quality technical expertise for advanced exploration, mining projects and operational support. We employ industry best practices and operational performance to deliver practical and successful flowsheets and processing solutions – adding value and reducing risk for our clients.


Located in Falconbridge (Ontario) Canada and at various operating sites around the world, XPS technicians, metallurgists, engineers and geoscientists have experience in operations, mineral exploration and mining.


XPS operates five main business groups:

Process Mineralogy

Mineral processing, mineralogy, sampling and applied statistics

Extractive Metallurgy

Metallurgy, Pyrometallurgical Modelling, Piloting and Test Work

Plant Support

In-Plant Support Services, Start-up and Commissioning

Process Control

Process Control Solutions

Materials Technology

Materials Selection and Equipment Failure Analysis and Prevention

We remain current with new technologies, developments in the industry and maintain a technical team with global experience. We deploy individuals and multi-disciplinary teams to client operations around the globe, and support XPS-based operations with embedded positions.