Articles by Andre Lamberti

Midrex and Primetals in Russia HBI plant deal

Midrex and Primetals in Russia HBI plant deal

Metalloinvest to supply iron ore pellets to HBI plant.

Investment

01 MAR 2021
Ramp-up at Gahcho Kue diamond mine

Ramp-up at Gahcho Kue diamond mine

Mine was suspended early February after several cases of COVID-19 occurred there.

eMagazine: March 2021

eMagazine: March 2021

Read the magazine-format edition of Mining Magazine online.

issues

26 FEB 2021
Gemfields to restart Kagem mine operations

Gemfields to restart Kagem mine operations

Principal operations are planned to restart in the second week of March.

Rajant partners with Russia

Rajant partners with Russia's CompTek

Company targeting Russia's surface and underground mining, warehousing and other markets.

Communications

25 FEB 2021
Alrosa to bring forward Lomonosov restart

Alrosa to bring forward Lomonosov restart

The plant was suspended in October when Alrosa unit Severalmaz switched to seasonal operations.

ABB wins monitoring software deal in China

ABB wins monitoring software deal in China

Swedish-Swiss industrial tech firm installed Ability at the Shanyang coal mine in Shaanxi province.

Ioneer moves forward with Rhyolite Ridge automation

Ioneer moves forward with Rhyolite Ridge automation

MoU signed to adopt Cat Command for hauling and Autonomous Haulage System tech at Rhyolite Ridge.

Fleet

16 FEB 2021
Rio Tinto agrees power deal for Iceland smelter

Rio Tinto agrees power deal for Iceland smelter

Contract still specifies the sale of 390 MegaWatts or 3.416 GWh per year and expires in 2036

Plant

16 FEB 2021
St-Georges, Altair confirm lithium tech deal

St-Georges, Altair confirm lithium tech deal

Companies agreed agreed a license and royalty deal for lithium extraction and processing methods.

Nornickel planning LNG plant for fuel replacement

Nornickel planning LNG plant for fuel replacement

Company is currently developing the technical scope of the LNG plant.

Sustainability

12 FEB 2021
Comstock rolling out mercury remediation equipment

Comstock rolling out mercury remediation equipment

MCU mercury remediation equipment is mobile and specifically designed for remote deployment.

Sustainability

11 FEB 2021