Volvo to apply blockchain platform for responsible sourcing

Volvo to apply blockchain platform for responsible sourcing

Backed by IBM, Ford and Volkswagen, the platform aims to make mineral resourcing more transparent

Sustainability

11 NOVEMBER 2019
Canada Cobalt's first silver bars

Canada Cobalt's first silver bars

Tailings produce silver and cobalt

Operational Excellence

18 OCTOBER 2019
Canada Cobalt gets processing facility in PolyMet deal

Canada Cobalt gets processing facility in PolyMet deal

The plant will become Canada Cobalt's new headquarters

Operational Excellence

16 OCTOBER 2019
Jervois calls on Wood for refinery study

Jervois calls on Wood for refinery study

Consultant is miner's preferred contractor for the facility at ICO

Design / Build

15 OCTOBER 2019
Glencore, GEM agree cobalt deal

Glencore, GEM agree cobalt deal

China industrial group secures battery metal supply out to 2024

Sustainability

08 OCTOBER 2019
First Cobalt hands out key contracts for refinery restart, expansion

First Cobalt hands out key contracts for refinery restart, expansion

Work to be completed by coming March quarter

Operational Excellence

09 SEPTEMBER 2019
Glencore might mothball DRC mine

Glencore might mothball DRC mine

Mine said to be "no longer economically viable"

Glencore backs restart of First Cobalt refinery

Glencore backs restart of First Cobalt refinery

Miner has earmarked US$5 million to aid the Canadian facility's restart

Plant

19 JULY 2019
Battery metal supply struggles

Battery metal supply struggles

Mayer Brown's global mining head Ian R. Coles on strategic issues related to battery metals

Industry comment

18 JULY 2019
Bis gets Murrin Murrin contract extension

Bis gets Murrin Murrin contract extension

Bis has received an extension of its haulage and site services contracts at Murrin Murrin

Power-mix change the key to more EV adoption

Power-mix change the key to more EV adoption

EVs are up to 67% less emissions intensive than ICE cars

Sustainability

27 JUNE 2019
DeepGreen, Allseas planning to mine the seas

DeepGreen, Allseas planning to mine the seas

Now funded for its feasibility work, the companies partner up for the effort

Investment

18 JUNE 2019