Vale's Voisey Bay growth coming to fruition

Vale's Voisey Bay growth coming to fruition

First ore production from the mine's underground expansion is expected by April 2021

Development

13 JUNE 2018
Search for deep-ocean metals reaping returns

Search for deep-ocean metals reaping returns

DeepGreen Research, Maersk seeing success in initial ocean campaigns

Exploration

04 JUNE 2018
Power play

Power play

Ailbhe Goodbody talks to McKinsey's experts about their perspective on EVs and battery materials

Sustainability

23 MAY 2018
Licence pulled for Barrick-Glencore JV nickel project

Licence pulled for Barrick-Glencore JV nickel project

A JV for a nickel project between miners Glencore and Barrick has seen its retention licence revoked...

Development

21 MAY 2018
Plant commissioned at Forrestania

Plant commissioned at Forrestania

Western Areas wraps up mill recovery enhancement project

Ivanhoe reaches 750m at Platreef

Ivanhoe reaches 750m at Platreef

The Platreef PGE-nickel-copper project in South Africa will build a station at this level of Shaft 1...

Development

25 APRIL 2018
Amur Minerals completes 350km ice road

Amur Minerals completes 350km ice road

Amur Minerals has completed the construction of a 350km-long ice road

Transport

02 MARCH 2018
Outotec to deliver tech and services to Norilsk

Outotec to deliver tech and services to Norilsk

Outotec has been awarded a contract by Norilsk Nickel

Plant

04 OCTOBER 2017
PolyMet project under microscope

PolyMet project under microscope

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has released for review and opened up a public comment...

Base metals

20 SEPTEMBER 2017
Greenlight for Ring of Fire roads

Greenlight for Ring of Fire roads

Noront Resources has committed provincial funding to two First Nations road proposals

Base metals

23 AUGUST 2017
CSIRO looks inside rocks

CSIRO looks inside rocks

CSIRO leads pioneering work to 3-D image the inside of rocks

Exploration

01 AUGUST 2017
Syerston opts for Clean TeQ autoclaves

Syerston opts for Clean TeQ autoclaves

Clean TeQ is supplying two 600t autoclaves to the Syerston nickel-cobalt-scandium project in NSW

Base metals

27 JULY 2017