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).