Delay for Baita Plai concentrate sales

Delay for Baita Plai concentrate sales

Development of the lower underground level is expected to be completed at the end of 2021.

Operational Excellence

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
Atlas Copco light towers for Iscaycruz

Atlas Copco light towers for Iscaycruz

OEM's HiLight V5+ light towers significantly increased reliability at Peru operation.

Logistics

02 SEPTEMBER 2020
San Cristóbal mine closed again due to COVID-19

San Cristóbal mine closed again due to COVID-19

Bolivian mine closes for second time after seeing spread of pandemic.

Trevali to go deeper at Rosh Pinah

Trevali to go deeper at Rosh Pinah

Positive PFS outlook gives mine increased capacity, lower costs.

Atico prepping to power up La Plata

Atico prepping to power up La Plata

The mine will be linked to national utility CNEL

Power / Remote power

17 AUGUST 2020
Itronics to trial tailings-cleaning process

Itronics to trial tailings-cleaning process

Rock Kleen process removes cyanide residual and nitrogen.

Chemicals / Reagents

29 JULY 2020
ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

Automation platform will form the basis of deeper digital transformation.

Everything on-site, ready at Baita Plai

Everything on-site, ready at Baita Plai

Romanian polymetallic mine gets last of equipment deliveries.

JKMRC turns up the heat on metals processing research

JKMRC turns up the heat on metals processing research

Group will focus on using high temperature to develop more efficient and energy-saving methods.

Innovation

15 JULY 2020
Micronics launches high-performance filter press cloth

Micronics launches high-performance filter press cloth

Mines have achieved 10,000 cycles before need to change-out the cloth, said the company.

Plant

14 JULY 2020
Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines

Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines

The mines have implemented safety measures to protect workers.

Covid-19

06 JULY 2020
Vast Resources granted Manaila expansion licence

Vast Resources granted Manaila expansion licence

The newly agreed Manaila Carlibaba exploitation licence area is 410% larger.

Surface mining

30 JUNE 2020