Keramos provide the world leading UFG Metallurgical Laboratory, specifically designed to service the requirements of the mining and mineral industries stirred media mill operators.

This facility is equipped with the most advanced laboratory scale UFG millings and analytical technologies. Keramos offer the services of the UFG Metallurgical Laboratory to all existing and prospective ceramic grinding media customers as part of the Keramos Gold Seal Service Commitment.

The Keramos UFG Metallurgical Laboratory offers our customers the opportunity to fully optimise their industrial UFG processes. Keramos provide skilled metallurgical test work designed and implemented by qualified metallurgical professionals, and carried out in OEM approved laboratory technologies.

Keramos can provide the following approved laboratory and pilot technologies: OUTOTEC HIGMILL - GLENCORE XSTRATA ISAMILL - STIRRED MEDIA DETRITOR (SMD)


IsaMill | higmill | smd Mill

The Keramos UFG Metallurgical Laboratory provide the following advantages to users of Keramos Ceramic Grinding Media products:

Keramos’ position as market leaders in theproduction of exceptional quality cost effective ceramic grinding media is recognised by all major stirred media milling technology manufacturers.

Keramos are approved suppliers to the following major grinding technologies as well as many others:

  • CUSTOMER SPECIFIC METALLURGICAL SERVICES – A wide range of metallurgical laboratory services designed to fully optimise the use of Keramos products and provide the highest cost efficiency to our customers.
  • MANUFACTURING AND PRODUCT QAQC CONTROLS – An unparalleled degree of industry specific QAQC controls and testing practices, ensuring that the highest level of product performance is achieved with every order.
  • NEW PRODUCT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT – The market leading collection of technologies suitable for the design and development of the highest performance products in the market.


"Keramos has saved us around AUD$2 million per year directly on media costs. The other savings are mill linings, agitator arms, maintenance costs, downtime, freight and storage. Consequently, we've awarded Keramos a long-term contract for the supply of their ceramic grinding media." -
SMD Mill