MGX taps Hatch for US lithium plants

MGX taps Hatch for US lithium plants

MGX Minerals, PurLucid have retained Hatch Engineering to help scale their lithium extraction tech

Operational Excellence

06 AUGUST 2018
Bald Hill achieves commercial production

Bald Hill achieves commercial production

Tawana Resources and Alliance Mineral Assets have achieved commercial production at Bald Hill

Altura lithium project hits production milestone

Altura lithium project hits production milestone

Altura Mining has now moved from developer to producer

Development

27 JULY 2018
Desert Lion roaring ahead

Desert Lion roaring ahead

Desert Lion's first shipment of concentrate from its Namibia complex has been cleared

SIMPEC to work on Talison lithium processing plant

SIMPEC to work on Talison lithium processing plant

SIMPEC has been awarded a key contract for the Talison Lithium Greenbushes operation

Design / Build

17 JULY 2018
First concentrates produced at Pilgangoora

First concentrates produced at Pilgangoora

Pilbara Minerals has produced the first concentrates at its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project

Commissioning starts at Pilgangoora

Commissioning starts at Pilgangoora

First concentrate production is expected by end of June

Design / Build

15 JUNE 2018
Transforming lithium mining through data

Transforming lithium mining through data

Vineeth Ram explores how data and simulation software tools can help optimise lithium production

Standard Lithium retains Saltworks for pilot project

Standard Lithium retains Saltworks for pilot project

New partner will design and build crystallisation segment of plant

Plant

07 JUNE 2018
Bacanora's current timeline for plant commissioning is 20 months

Sonora slides forward

UK-based company targeting final designs, cost release for Mexico facility late this month

Design / Build

06 JUNE 2018
E3 Metals tests its lithium extraction tech

E3 Metals tests its lithium extraction tech

E3 Metals has completed metallurgical tests of its proprietary concentration technology

Chemicals / Reagents

04 JUNE 2018
WA tackling lithium with new taskforce

WA tackling lithium with new taskforce

Western Australia's government has announced plans for a lithium and energy materials taskforce