Outotec dumps non-core businesses

Outotec dumps non-core businesses

Process tech company wants to focus on core offerings in minerals processing and metals refining

Operational Excellence

11 DECEMBER 2019
Alcoa prefers SRG for Kwinana refinery

Alcoa prefers SRG for Kwinana refinery

Five-year contract to support alumina refinery in Kwinana, Western Australia

Maintenance

11 DECEMBER 2019
Apple buys first commercial batch from Elysis

Apple buys first commercial batch from Elysis

Apple has bought the first-ever commercial batch of carbon-free aluminium from Elysis

Sustainability

09 DECEMBER 2019
Bauxite miner Alcoa joins ICMM

Bauxite miner Alcoa joins ICMM

US aluminium company Alcoa is ICMM's 27th member company

Sustainability

21 NOVEMBER 2019
Rio Tinto's Canadian aluminium now ASI certified

Rio Tinto's Canadian aluminium now ASI certified

Rio Tinto now has independently certified, responsibly produced aluminium from Canadian operations

Sustainability

23 SEPTEMBER 2019
Construction begins on Elysis R&D centre

Construction begins on Elysis R&D centre

Construction started on Elysis' R&D centre in Saguenay, Quebec on August 16

Innovation

19 AUGUST 2019
Woodside wins with Worsley

Woodside wins with Worsley

Company will supply pipeline gas for alumina JV

Sustainability

29 JULY 2019
An industry in transition

An industry in transition

The path to a 'cleaner' mining sector is littered with obstacles

Sustainability

05 JUNE 2019
Rio Tinto, Alcoa to open Elysis R&D centre

Rio Tinto, Alcoa to open Elysis R&D centre

Rio Tinto and Alcoa set up facility for carbon-free aluminium processing technology

Design / Build

03 APRIL 2019
Norsk Hydro suffers cyberattack

Norsk Hydro suffers cyberattack

Norsk Hydro was subject to an "extensive cyberattack"

Logistics

20 MARCH 2019
UQ receives funding for mine waste management tech

UQ receives funding for mine waste management tech

The University of Queensland is developing a mineral gel for mine waste management

Sustainability

23 NOVEMBER 2018
Rio Tinto, First Nations unveil tunnel boring machine

Rio Tinto, First Nations unveil tunnel boring machine

TBM will be crucial to completing the Kemano second tunnel project in British Columbia, Canada

Natural resources

24 OCTOBER 2018