Herman Lagendijk

Head: Process Demonstration, Pyrometallurgy Division, Mintek


Herman Lagendijk Herman Lagendijk (53) has a BEng degree in chemical engineering from the University of Pretoria. He has been employed at Mintek for 30 years in the pyrometallurgical discipline. As Head: Process Demonstration, he manages a small group of engineers and technicians who take on projects from laboratory to pilot-plant scale. Presently, the group coordinates a toll-smelting campaign with secondment of ~50 personnel to this project. This project involves the processing of PGM-containing tailings, and producing an atomized metal powder product. Herman's expertise lies in the following areas:

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