It takes a smart dog to find hidden treasures


What is Smart Dog Mining

To learn more click here:   About Smart Dog Mining

In addition on this site you will find information I have gathered over my career, and furnish for your use.

Other things you will find

In the Topics section, I will be placing some general discussions on mining and mineral processing. 

In the Notebook section, I have placed some basic introductory discussions of mining and mineral processing. 

In the Software section I have some spreadsheets to help with mineral processing applications that go along with some of the write-ups. 

I hope they are of some help.  If you have any questions or looking for help on a mining project: E-mail:



MIke Albrecht, P.E.

o   40+ years’ experience in the mining industry with strong mineral processing experience in Precious metals, copper, industrial minerals, coal, and phosphate

o   Operational experience in precious metals, coal, and phosphate plus in petrochemicals.

o   Extensive experience studies and feasibility in the US and international (United States, Canada, Mexico, Ecuador, Columbia, Venezuela, Chile, China, India, Indonesia, and Greece).