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
Assisted by Apple, Rio Tinto and Alcoa develop carbon-free aluminium smelting

Assisted by Apple, Rio Tinto and Alcoa develop carbon-free aluminium smelting

Rio Tinto and Alcoa launch joint venture promoting a new process for carbon-free aluminium smelting

Ma'aden Aluminium selects Quintiq

Ma'aden Aluminium selects Quintiq

Ma'aden has selected Quintiq's planning and optimisation software to facilitate a business planning transformation...

Innovation

04 JULY 2016
Solar thermal research to reduce electricity needs

Solar thermal research to reduce electricity needs

Could heat produced by the solar thermal process replace the electricity used in mineral processing?...

Natural resources

20 APRIL 2016
Rusal tests reduction cell

Rusal tests reduction cell

Purpose is to achieve breakthrough levels of performance in aluminium smelting

Plant

02 NOVEMBER 2015
Rusal to produce alumina from Siberian clay

Rusal to produce alumina from Siberian clay

Leading aluminium producer has developed an acid technology

Plant

16 OCTOBER 2015