Metals & Minerals Industry

Mines, Mills and Processing Plants

active projects valued at

operational and pre-commissioned mines, mills and plants

The Metals and Minerals Industry

Encompassing a wide range of industrial segments, from resource extraction to the creation and processing of end products, the Metals & Minerals Industry is one of the largest and fastest growing industrial sectors in the world.

Industrial Info provides the most extensive and accurate collection of Metals & Minerals industrial market intelligence available, which is continually verified and updated, providing you with best-in-class market intelligence.

Our Metals & Minerals Industry Platform contains detailed information on more than active capital and maintenance projects with a combined value of , and operational and pre-commissioned facilities throughout the world, providing accurate, up-to-date intelligence about project milestones, equipment needs and much more. In addition, our platform includes information on thousands of canceled or on-hold projects and inactive or decommissioned mines and plants.

Along with Metals & Minerals plant and project information, contact details for more than key decision-makers for projects and key plant contacts are consistently verified and updated, providing you with direct access to the people you need to find!

In addition to plant and project information, Industrial Info also provides detailed information on units and equipment in the Metals & Minerals industry, including kilns, ore crushing and milling, melt shops, glass furnaces and more.

View the full range of SIC codes and descriptions covered in our Metals & Minerals Industry Platform.

Opportunities covered in our Metals & Minerals Platform engage in a range of activities, including:

  • Mining
  • The Mining sector consists of mines and mining projects, including coal, iron, precious metals, potash, uranium, diamonds, minerals, rare earth elements and much more. The Mine Platform identifies mine type (above-ground, underground and solution) and mining method.

  • Steel
  • The Steel sector consists of steel mills, including steel making, hot rolling, cold rolling, processing and fabrication.

  • Ferrous & Nonferrous Smelting
  • The Ferrous & Nonferrous Smelting sector includes smelters and smelting projects, including ferro-metals, copper, aluminum, nickel and so on.

  • Foundries & Forging
  • The foundries and forging sector includes ferrous and nonferrous foundries and forging operations.

  • Metal Finishing
  • The Metal Finishing sector consists of metals coating, galvanizing, annealing and other metals finishing processes.

  • Glass & Glass Products
  • The Glass & Glass Products sector includes plants that make glass containers, float glass, fiberglass, insulated glass, mirrors and other glass products.

  • Gypsum & Lime Products
  • The Gypsum & Lime Products sector includes plants that process gypsum and lime products like gypsum wallboard, quicklime, hydrated lime and others

  • Cement & Concrete
  • The Cement & Concrete sectors include cement manufacturing, cement grinding, concrete ready mix and concrete products.

  • Brick & Tile
  • The Brick & Tile sector includes ceramic brick and tile manufacturing.

  • Other Mineral Products
  • The Other Minerals Products sector consists of mineral-processing plants not elsewhere classified, such as talc, cut stone, abrasive products, asbestos products and so on.

Metals & Minerals Project Platform

Our Metals & Minerals Project Platform covers projects from the early planning stages through engineering and RFQs, to project completion.

Project Activities Included:

  • Major maintenance shutdowns & turnarounds
  • Grassroot construction
  • Expansions, upgrades & additions
  • Retooling
  • Restarts
  • Decommissioning
    • Baghouses
    • Scrubbers
    • Spill containment/liners
    • Wastewater treatment
    • Thermal Oxidizers
    • Low-NOx burners
    • Electrostatic precipitators (ESPs)
    • CKD (cement kiln dust) systems
    • Dust collectors
    • Off-gas & fume collection systems
    • Tailing ponds
    • Monitors
    • etc.

Project Information Included:

  • Project scope & schedule
  • RFQ & bidding dates
  • Key project milestones
  • Project location
  • SIC codes
  • Plant owner & parent company
    • Design-build
    • Engineering
    • General Contractors
    • Construction managers
    • And much more
  • Contact information for key decision-makers
    • Mining Equipment
    • Communication Equipment
    • Classification, Separation & Processing Equipment
    • Material Handling Equimpent
    • Environmental Control Equipment
    • Water Systems (Wastewater & Process)
    • Pyrometallurgical Equipment
    • Hydrometallurgical Equipment
    • Rotary Kilns
    • Furnaces
    • Rolling Mills
    • Foundry Equipment
    • Forging Equipment
    • Bulk Storage & Distribution
    • And many more...

Metals and Minerals Industry Plant Platform

Our Metals & Minerals Industry Plant Platform includes detailed plant profiles for 24,000 operational sites; 5,900 pre-commissioned sites (planned, engineered or under construction); and 3,900 decommissioned sites (closed, mothballed or shuttered).

Due to the large number of Metals & Minerals Industry operations, our Plant Platform qualification guideline is typically restricted to Mines, Processing Plants and Mills with capacity of 250,000 tons per year and greater.

Each plant profile includes:

Metals and Minerals Asset Tracking


Includes Rotary and Tunnel Kilns at manufacturing plants including cement, lime, direct reduced iron and ceramic manufacturing plants. Features Kiln Capacity in tons per day, vendor name, fuel type, kiln dimensions, start-up date and more.

Comminution Equipment

The Comminution Equipment asset tracking includes details on ore and mineral grinding, crushing and milling equipment including crushing and grinding mills at mines, cement plants and other mineral processing plants. Each unit features capacity in tons per hour, vendor name and model number (where available).

Melt Shop Equipment

The Melt Shop asset tracking includes details on furnaces that melt metals including blast furnaces, induction furnaces, electric arc furnaces, and others. Features Vendor name, and capacity.

Glass Melting Furnaces

The Glass Furnace asset tracking includes details on glass melting furnaces at glass making plants including; container glass, flat glass, specialty glass and fiberglass manufacturing plants. Features vendor name, capacity and fuel type.

Also in addition to these unit/equipment Platforms we have niche Platforms for Mining, Cement Manufacturing and Steel Manufacturing.

Contact us today for more information on the platform and how to subscribe!