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Cyanco and Cycladex Announce Strategic Technology Commercialization Partnership

Cyanco and Cycladex Announce Strategic Technology Commercialization Partnership Joint goal to further develop an additional environmentally-friendly gold recovery technology Houston, Texas – Cyanco, a leading global producer of mineral extraction technologies, announced today that it has formed a strategic partnership with Cycladex, Ltd., the developer of a newly-patented process to rapidly recover gold and silver….

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Meet the latest Cyanco Stars

Cyanco’s most important asset is its people – and we believe in regularly recognizing their great work! Check out two of Cyanco’s ‘Stars,’ who are making tremendous contributions to our company – and customers – every day.   CYANCO STAR: Tawnya Plascencia, Accounting, Winnemucca Professional History: “I have lived in Nevada for most of my…

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Cyanco CEO, Michael Lefenfeld, Looks Ahead to 2021

With 2021 in full swing, Cyanco is looking forward to a year filled with strong partnerships, record production and mutual prosperity. Like every supplier across the globe, Cyanco was challenged by the pandemic and we fought to keep our employees safe, while continuing to serve our customers. We’re proud to say that despite last year’s…

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Mining Industry Plays Big Role in COVID Relief

Since its beginnings in 1990, Cyanco has been a proud member of this industry, and has always strived to be a good neighbor in support of our local communities. This has never been truer than today, as we continue to fight the COVID-19 pandemic together. The mining industry’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been…

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Counting the Days, Counting the Ways

In 1990 Alta Gold and MSI Group merged to create Cyanco, a company anchored by a single manufacturing line in Winnemucca, Nevada. At that time, Nevada’s gold and silver mining sector was on a steep growth curve, and Cyanco’s founders saw an opportunity to serve those mines with a new solution and unparalleled service. That…

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I-80 Fund

Cyanco contributes to Nevada Gold Mines’ new I-80 Fund, providing relief and recovery loans to eligible businesses located along Nevada’s highway I-80 corridor.

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Cyanco Supports FIRST Robotics Championship

Cyanco supports the mining industry’s next generation of engineers, technicians and manufacturing professionals through FIRST Robotics.

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John Jimenez Celebrates His 30-Year Anniversary at Cyanco!

Congratulations to John Jimenez – one of Cyanco’s longest-tenured employees – on his 30th anniversary with the company! A few weeks ago, John, one of our longest-tenured employees, marked his 30th anniversary with Cyanco. We couldn’t imagine the workplace without you!  

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Cyanide Optimization for Central Canadian Gold Mine

After commissioning, Cyanco was brought in to evaluate the cyanide consumption at a mine site to resolve issues related to an unusually large consumption of cyanide and dramatic cyanide fluctuations.

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ICMC Certification Compliance Assistance for South African Mine

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Improved Detox System for African Gold Mine

An open pit African gold mine with heap leach pads and mill processing capacity of 8,000 TPD, approached Cyanco during the engineering stage of a mill expansion. At the outset, SO2 for detoxification would have to be obtained from costly metabisulfite as transporting liquid SO2 was not feasible. Cyanco conducted the Phase 1 Test Work…

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