Articles by Jax Jacobsen

Bayhorse completes new mill

Bayhorse completes new mill

Bayhorse developed the new milling process over the last three years.

Plant

14 JAN 2022
Atico Mining commissions dry stack facility

Atico Mining commissions dry stack facility

Upgrading the tailings facility to produce dry stack tailings also reduces water use.

Plant

14 JAN 2022
Rio Tinto joins forces with satellite start-up

Rio Tinto joins forces with satellite start-up

It will be the first time the satellite technology is used for mining operations.

Maintenance

13 JAN 2022
Ring of Fire energy costs economically feasible

Ring of Fire energy costs economically feasible

Government support for the mine infrastructure should be more than C$1.5 billion, study finds.

Medaro achieves extraction proof of concept

Medaro achieves extraction proof of concept

Medaro aims to scale the technology to industrial levels.

Design / Build

13 JAN 2022
United Lithium improves lithium recovery

United Lithium improves lithium recovery

United Lithium undertook 16 tests to optimise chemical roasting.

Rio2 launches second phase testwork at Fenix

Rio2 launches second phase testwork at Fenix

Rio2 plans to expand throughput at its processing plant to 20,000 tonnes per day.

Comminution

12 JAN 2022
Gratomic begins work on plant units

Gratomic begins work on plant units

The company aims to produce graphite anodes for the electric vehicle market.

Design / Build

11 JAN 2022
Canada Silver Cobalt Works extracts rubidium

Canada Silver Cobalt Works extracts rubidium

The company is also looking to source other feeds.

Comminution

11 JAN 2022
Battery Resourcers to open plant in August

Battery Resourcers to open plant in August

The Georgia facility will be the largest battery recycling plant in North America.

Plant

10 JAN 2022
BHP completes expansion of Chile tailings dam

BHP completes expansion of Chile tailings dam

The tailings dam was waterproofed as it was expanded.

Design / Build

10 JAN 2022
Brazil rains halt Vale production

Brazil rains halt Vale production

Vale said it is monitoring its tailings dams "24 hours a day".

Maintenance

10 JAN 2022