Western Areas awards EPC contract

Western Areas awards EPC contract

GR Engineering to start work on Forrestania mill recovery project

Development

20 JULY 2015
Lockerby mine ramp development discontinued

Lockerby mine ramp development discontinued

First Nickel has discontinued underground ramp development at its Lockerby nickel/copper mine

Base metals

10 JUNE 2015
Sirius signs EPC, powerline contracts

Sirius signs EPC, powerline contracts

Two contracts are for work at the Nova nickel project

Development

05 JUNE 2015
Focus on nickel in Western Australia

Focus on nickel in Western Australia

Yilgarn nickel story has been one of discovery, booms and busts, and innovative thinking

Viewpoint

29 MAY 2015
Geophysical survey begins at Ivrea

Geophysical survey begins at Ivrea

Nyota Minerals has commenced the airborne geophysical survey at its Ivrea nickel exploration project...

Exploration

29 MAY 2015
Metso signs life-cycle deal with Finnish mine

Metso signs life-cycle deal with Finnish mine

Finnish company to service First Quantum mine for at least three years

Development

15 APRIL 2015
Eramet employs simulation reduction for optimisation

Eramet employs simulation reduction for optimisation

New Caledonia nickel miner works with Geovariances on Tiébaghi planning

Innovation

08 APRIL 2015
Vale Canada chooses Intergraph SmartPlant Materials

Vale Canada chooses Intergraph SmartPlant Materials

Vale Canada has purchased Intergraph SmartPlant Materials for the Long Harbour nickel processing plant...

Logistics

23 MARCH 2015
Litre Meter kits out Koniambo

Litre Meter kits out Koniambo

Litre Meter has shipped four customised LF15 VFF positive displacement flowmeters to Koniambo nickel...

Plant

12 MARCH 2015
Alexander and Compass agreement

Alexander and Compass agreement

Alexander Mining stated that these arrangements should significantly accelerate the first commercial...

Plant

02 MARCH 2015
BNC spends US$7 million on equipment

BNC spends US$7 million on equipment

BNC has reportedly spent US$7 million in acquiring new equipment and refurbishing existing machinery...

Fleet

25 FEBRUARY 2015
Glencore releases production report

Glencore releases production report

Glencore has released its production report for the 12 months ending December 31, 2014

Base metals

11 FEBRUARY 2015