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
Rusal signs infrastructure agreement in Guinea

Rusal signs infrastructure agreement in Guinea

UC Rusal has signed a multi-user operation agreement for existing railway infrastructure in Guinea

Transport

29 JUNE 2015
Paper calls for alumina firms to collaborate more

Paper calls for alumina firms to collaborate more

Companies can benefit more from tech cooperation than cost cuts, says paper

Investment

12 JUNE 2015
Rusal opens Russia's deepest underground mine

Rusal opens Russia's deepest underground mine

Aluminium producer Rusal has started up Cheremoukhovskaya-Gloubokaya, part of the North Urals Bauxite...

Industrial minerals

10 APRIL 2015
Rusal starts bauxite mining at Kurubuka-22

Rusal starts bauxite mining at Kurubuka-22

Rusal has announced the start of industrial mining operations at the Kurubuka-22 deposit

Industrial minerals

12 MARCH 2015