· CPF is the acronym of Central Processing Facility. In the industry CPF may refers to any kind of manufacturing process as soon as it belongs to the core of the transformation of the facility.. In the Oil and Gas industry, CPF belongs to the upstream activity to described the production unit performing the first transformation of the crude oil or raw natural gas after the .
refractory gold recovery to choose is usually based on the economics of investment and operating costs (OPEX). These processes are all expensive and economic considerations have traditionally weighed heavily on the final process decision. Marcus Runkel, senior process engineer at Outotec, says: "The economics are driven by the gold recovery rate.