ASM targeting 2022 for Korea metals plant start-up

ASM targeting 2022 for Korea metals plant start-up

Scoping study returns strong results

Plant

03 MARCH 2021
ASM's titanium powder approved for 3D printing

ASM's titanium powder approved for 3D printing

Novel metal process had "significant environmental benefits".

Plant

11 FEBRUARY 2021
Nordic to slash Engebø emissions with electric dryers

Nordic to slash Engebø emissions with electric dryers

Renewable hydroelectrical power will be used for drying the rutile and garnet products.

Plant

10 FEBRUARY 2021
Jangada invests in novel titanium feedstock processing

Jangada invests in novel titanium feedstock processing

Investee company is currently advancing its pilot project in South Africa.

Investment

01 FEBRUARY 2021
Kenmare's Pilivili plant ramping up at Moma

Kenmare's Pilivili plant ramping up at Moma

Facility first started processing in new location about six weeks ago.

Operational Excellence

03 DECEMBER 2020
Bluejay joins EU critical materials alliance

Bluejay joins EU critical materials alliance

Bluejay is developing the Dundas high-grade ilmenite project in Greenland.

Sustainability

23 NOVEMBER 2020
Mammoet to move Kenmare's 7,000t plant

Mammoet to move Kenmare's 7,000t plant

Move designed to reach a targeted production rate of 1.2 million t/yr of ilmenite from 2021 at Moma....

Transport

02 SEPTEMBER 2020
ASM joint venture produces titanium alloy

ASM joint venture produces titanium alloy

Process uses 45% less power than other methods.

Innovation

02 JULY 2020
Nordic to slash chemicals use at Engebø

Nordic to slash chemicals use at Engebø

The new chemical regime would reduce its impact by 99%, according to the firm

Development

19 JUNE 2020
Iran claims titanium mine progress

Iran claims titanium mine progress

Producing titanium domestically would enable Iran to circumvent US sanctions

Development

18 JUNE 2020
Tronox to buy ilmenite smelter

Tronox to buy ilmenite smelter

The smelter will process ilmenite to produce high-grade titanium slag.

Plant

14 MAY 2020
Richards Bay headed back online

Richards Bay headed back online

Rio Tinto has commenced effort to resume operations