Mining with microbes

Mining with microbes

Primary high-grade mineral resources are growing scarcer, and biomining could be the answer in some

Innovation

18 APR 2018
Lithium extraction process in the works

Lithium extraction process in the works

Process for extracting lithium from spodumene concentrate under works

Plant

13 MAR 2018
Alexander Mining partners up with Proses

Alexander Mining partners up with Proses

Turkish consultant will help it advance its base metals leaching innovation

Plant

08 MAR 2018
Melior teams with CSIRO for processing tech

Melior teams with CSIRO for processing tech

Melior Resources and CSIRO will advance the Browne processing technology

Plant

27 FEB 2018
GPM to promote Albion Process

GPM to promote Albion Process

GPM has signed a collaboration agreement with Glencore Technology for the marketing of the Albion Process

Plant

16 FEB 2018
Weir unveils Cerasmooth wear life solution

Weir unveils Cerasmooth wear life solution

Weir Minerals upgrades its polymer-ceramic composite

Development

09 FEB 2018
Metallix debuts precious metals analysis lab

Metallix debuts precious metals analysis lab

Metallix Refining has unveiled its new precious metals analysis laboratory in Greenville, North Carolina,

FLSmidth supports future miners in Mexico

FLSmidth supports future miners in Mexico

FLSmidth donates laboratory mining equipment to Mexican university

Sustainability

22 DEC 2017
Santa Elena golden on recovery system testing

Santa Elena golden on recovery system testing

Smelting, gold production at Mexus Gold US mine proves successful

Plant

21 DEC 2017
North American Lithium chooses Veolia tech

North American Lithium chooses Veolia tech

Veolia Water Technologies will supply its proprietary HPD evaporation and crystallisation technology

BRAIN paves the way for low-impact copper production

BRAIN paves the way for low-impact copper production

Nearly the entire copper content has been extracted from shale deposits by harnessing micro-organisms

Clariant announces support for Mexico

Clariant announces support for Mexico

For the first time Clariant is expanding its product innovations and technical expertise to customers

Plant

27 OCT 2017
DOE funds nine REE projects

DOE funds nine REE projects

The US Department of Energy has released US$4 million in federal funding to nine projects

Mining applications of synthetic biology

Mining applications of synthetic biology

Synthetic biology is an emerging trans-disciplinary field at the intersection of engineering and scientific

Innovation

30 AUG 2017
Italmatch Chemicals acquires Magpie Polymers

Italmatch Chemicals acquires Magpie Polymers

Italmatch Chemicals has acquired the developer of a new precious metals separation technology

Bioflotation on the horizon for copper

Bioflotation on the horizon for copper

Bioactive substances derived from bacteria are being used to replace flotation chemicals

Sustainability

15 MAR 2017