Life of Ni

Life of Ni

Horizonte Minerals' Araguaia nickel saprolite project in the Pará state of Brazil

Snapshot

03 JULY 2017
Ditching diesel

Ditching diesel

Glencore's Raglan Mine is saving 2.4 million litres of diesel fuel per year

Snapshot

09 JUNE 2017
Nkomati optimises

Nkomati optimises

The Nkomati nickel mine in South Africa has seen a significant increase in plant availability and reliability...

Maintenance

03 MAY 2017
Western Areas approves Mill Recovery Enhancement Project

Western Areas approves Mill Recovery Enhancement Project

Western Areas' Mill Recovery Enhancement Project (MREP) has been updated and approved

Where's the nickel?

Where's the nickel?

Clare Richardson looks at where the world's nickel supply is coming from

Base metals

27 MARCH 2017
Scientists unravel formation of Olympic Dam orebody

Scientists unravel formation of Olympic Dam orebody

Scientists have discovered why some of the richest ore deposits on the planet, such as copper, zinc,...

Exploration

28 FEBRUARY 2017
AusQuest, South32 exploration alliance

AusQuest, South32 exploration alliance

South32 will fund exploration activities over at least five AusQuest projects

Base metals

20 FEBRUARY 2017
Thakadu and Lonmin sign nickel deal

Thakadu and Lonmin sign nickel deal

Thakadu Battery Materials and Lonmin have concluded an agreement for nickel sulphate supply

Base metals

17 NOVEMBER 2016
The future of mineral processing - the AmmLeach process

The future of mineral processing - the AmmLeach process

New and innovative technologies that could offer a step change in the way mines process their ores

Sustainability

17 AUGUST 2016
Shaft sinking starts at Platreef

Shaft sinking starts at Platreef

Permanent sinking work has begun on Shaft 1 at Ivanhoe Mines' Platreef mine in South Africa

Logistics

15 JULY 2016
Silver linings

Silver linings

The Kevitsa mine has reduced the duration of its maintenance shutdowns

Plant

13 APRIL 2016
Outotec designs Boliden sulphuric acid plant

Outotec designs Boliden sulphuric acid plant

Outotec has agreed with Boliden on the main design and delivery of proprietary equipment for a sulphuric...

Plant

04 APRIL 2016