Base/Mass Balance Module
The Base Module in METSIM performs mass balance calculations around each unit operation and includes chemical, mineral beneficiation and hydrometallurgical models. This module is necessary to run METSIM and, when purchased, includes a single user key.
Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) is included in the Base Module, allowing users to link Excel spreadsheets directly to their METSIM models. Also included are numerous units for mass and time, including: grams, pounds, kilograms, metric/short tons, seconds, minutes, hours, days, etc.
Example of a mass balance spreadsheet generated in METSIM. Such reports may be copied/pasted into Excel spreadsheets or even linked directly using Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE).