JKTech is an independent partner assisting mine sites to achieve future production targets through advisory services and training across the value chain. 

We offer practical solutions to the mining industry using innovative approaches and tools. 

Our expertise is offered through advisory services, material characterisation, software, equipment, and professional development. 

JKTech has access to cutting edge research and technology from the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) which includes the Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC) and the Bryan Research Centre (BRC).  The SMI is the world’s leading research institute consisting of a team of engineers, scientists and social scientists working together to deliver sustainable development research, technological developments, and community solutions to address minerals industry impacts.

A key strength of JKTech is our multi-disciplinary approach to Value Chain Optimisation for operations as well as brownfield and greenfield projects. Integrating across the disciplines of geometallurgy, blasting, mining, comminution, mineral separation and waste disposal enables significant improvements in value.


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JKTech is the technology transfer company for the Sustainable Minerals Institute

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