The mining and mineral processing industry is facing considerable new challenges today. The demand
for minerals and metals in our society is constantly increasing. However, ore bodies which are rich and
easy to process are diminishing rapidly. In order to successfully operate and remain competitive, the
industry needs to continuously evolve and work with supplier partners who can help them to meet and
overcome these new challenges.
Over the past 30 years, Quadra has cemented itself as a reliable and trusted supplier to the mining and
mineral processing industry. In collaboration with our world class manufacturing partners, Quadra has
been offering reagents and services which can help mining companies to increase their recovery rates,
improve their concentrate grades, optimize their operating costs and diminish the impact that their
operations have on the environment.
Our Technical Support Group is a unique team of experienced metallurgists and technicians who provide
services and support in this highly specialized market segment. We can help to optimize your process,
troubleshoot your plant, perform laboratory bench scale evaluations, assist in plant trials and provide
We also understand that due to the remote nature of the mining industry, security of supply is of the
outmost importance. Leveraging our state of the art facilities and rail terminals located across Canada,
we hold inventory for your critical reagent needs as well as offer custom blending and custom packaging
solutions which can meet your specific requirements.
Subindustries / Market Segments
Quadra’s team and our supplier partners have extensive knowledge and experience extracting copper, molybdenum, zinc, lead and nickel from ore. We offer a full range of reagents which can help you to achieve and exceed your recovery targets.
Potash is an essential crop nutrient and is the mineral which feeds the world. Whether the potash is extracted by flotation or solution mined, Quadra is partnered with world class suppliers that can bring new and innovative solutions to this highly specialized market.
This market segment includes operations which mine gold, silver and platinum group metals. From CIP and CIL leaching reagents to froth flotation chemistry, we offer a wide range of products and services which can help you to extract the most out of your ore.
Quadra has access to a suite of reagents for the pyrometallurgical and hydrometallurgical smelting processes as well as chemical products for your refining needs. Our experience and our supplier partner’s products can help you to achieve your desired final grade in the most cost effective manner.
Yellow cake is seen by most as the mineral which will help meet the world’s future demand for energy. Whether you are looking for solvent extraction reagents or water treatment chemistry, Quadra and our supplier partners can meet your specific requirements.