Hungary's first perlite quarry is located in Pálháza. The quarry has been in operation since 1959. The milling, drying and sieving of perlite effects in the preparation plant near to the quarry, according to the demand of the customers. Perlit-92 Ltd. has opened its second mine in 2006, which ensures raw perlite supply for 80 years period. Perlit ’92 Ltd. exports 90% of the perlite grades produced, and delivers it to 18 countries regularly. Most important foreign markets are Germany, Austria and Poland.Main part of products is transported in bulk with 25 t trucks and 25 t silo trucks, by railway with special, closed railway wagons of 51 t and 62 t capacity. Transports are also possible in containers; paper bags and different types of big-bags can be used for packing.
- 3994 Pálháza, Ipatelep street 22,24
Which months can the internships take place?
- September 2023
- October 2023
- 22-24. Ipartelep street, 3994 Pálháza
Own equipment required
- personal protective equipment is provided
During the internship, company is able to offer to the intern(s):
Is laboratory work included?
Preferred educational background of the intern(s)
Required skills and competences
- English language knowledge
Interest in real subjects, which has already come to the fore in his secondary school studies, has acquired the maximum knowledge available at the university and is available in textbooks, and he believes that further development is only possible by solving the challenges of a functioning mining plant.
- to learn about
- local surface mining technologies
- crushing and sieving knowledges
- characteristics of perlite
- process of quality control
- Hacskó Péter, production leader;
Galyas Márk, mining engineer