11 May
2019

Magnesium Electron Limited (MEL)

Background

MEL Chemicals is a global producer and supplier of inorganic materials specialising in zirconium based chemicals. The headquarters are in Manchester, UK and the company has R&D and manufacturing on three continents HFL undertook a consultancy assignment to improve plant yields. This consisted of:

  • Analysis of date around the front end processes with MEL team
  • Identifying key reasons for losses
  • Developing action plans

Solution

Results included increased yield in the first stage synthesis process and increased product output from the downstream speciality plant.

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