Rio Tinto begins tellurium production

Rio Tinto begins tellurium production

Products produced with Rio Tinto tellurium will be used by First Solar

Design / Build

13 MAY 2022
Quebec invests in REE metallurgical process

Quebec invests in REE metallurgical process

The company has developed a two-stage hydrometallurgical extraction process.

Design / Build

08 FEBRUARY 2022
Penansa resumes Angolan rare earths project

Penansa resumes Angolan rare earths project

Company to begin Phase II of project

Underground mining

04 OCTOBER 2021
Australian Mines bullish after rare earths success

Australian Mines bullish after rare earths success

Australian Mines partnered with Deakin University last year

Plant

28 JUNE 2021
Rio Tinto opens scandium plant in Canada

Rio Tinto opens scandium plant in Canada

Materials will be commercialised under the business brand name Element North 21

Chemicals / Reagents

18 JUNE 2021
Imperial reports Crater Lake REE innovation

Imperial reports Crater Lake REE innovation

The company achieved 87% scandium recovery

Chemicals / Reagents

10 JUNE 2021
Imperial and Eck partner on scandium R&D

Imperial and Eck partner on scandium R&D

Scandium has potential to drive better performance in aluminium alloys

Plant

19 MAY 2021
Scandium International files battery patent

Scandium International files battery patent

The company says scandium offers conductivity and cost advantages.

Innovation

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Australian Mines targets carbon neutral operation

Australian Mines targets carbon neutral operation

Company aims to be certified carbon neutral by the end of the year

Sustainability

06 APRIL 2020
NioCorp opts for MECS tech

NioCorp opts for MECS tech

DuPont Clean Technologies' MECS sulphuric acid technology will be used at the Elk Creek project

Plant

26 NOVEMBER 2019
Elk Creek EPC contracts go to Cementation, Zachry

Elk Creek EPC contracts go to Cementation, Zachry

Nebraska, US, superalloy project also retains Nordmin for engineering

Development

06 NOVEMBER 2019
NioCorp bringing more control to Elk Creek

NioCorp bringing more control to Elk Creek

Superalloy materials project striving to minimise air emissions, reaping benefits of planning

Natural resources

26 JUNE 2019