Aurcana's Revenue restart on track

Aurcana's Revenue restart on track

Colorado, US silver mine has hit several milestones on its return plans

Life-cycle / End of li...

22 FEBRUARY 2021
Hindustan Zinc signs EV deal with Epiroc

Hindustan Zinc signs EV deal with Epiroc

Hindustan Zinc expects vehicles to help with emissions reduction goals for 2025.

Fleet

08 FEBRUARY 2021
Itronics produces Zinc in electrowinning trials

Itronics produces Zinc in electrowinning trials

Small amounts of pure zinc metal produced in a laboratory scale electrowinning cell.

Chemicals / Reagents

03 FEBRUARY 2021
Griffin's Caijiaying mine gets Chinese 'green' certificate

Griffin's Caijiaying mine gets Chinese 'green' certificate

'Green' certificate is given to mines that minimise adverse impacts on the environment.

Operational Excellence

19 JANUARY 2021
Trevali to restart Caribou in Canada

Trevali to restart Caribou in Canada

Company cited improved economics of zinc market for move.

Nyrstar's zinc smelter to host battery project

Nyrstar's zinc smelter to host battery project

The 100 MWh Battery Energy Storage System will be Belgium's largest.

Power / Remote power

07 JANUARY 2021
Boliden to trial energy recovery system at Tara

Boliden to trial energy recovery system at Tara

The modular turbine will generate output of up to 30 kW.

Power / Remote power

05 JANUARY 2021
Metso Outotec wins Russia orders

Metso Outotec wins Russia orders

Greenfield zinc plant project includes an equipment package for zinc concentrate.

Comminution

04 JANUARY 2021
FLSmidth wins India dry tailings order

FLSmidth wins India dry tailings order

Project involves the creation of a small dry-stack tailings area

Geomechanics / Ground ...

22 DECEMBER 2020
Swedish researchers extract zinc from fly ash

Swedish researchers extract zinc from fly ash

Up the 70% of the zinc contained in the fly ash is recovered in a zinc-rich product.

Chemicals / Reagents

18 DECEMBER 2020
Plomosas plant refurbishment on track

Plomosas plant refurbishment on track

Plant will have an initial throughput rate of 4,500 tonnes per month after optimisation.

Development

09 DECEMBER 2020
Mota-Engil bags €365M contracts

Mota-Engil bags €365M contracts

Company secured mining and construction contracts in Peru and South Africa.

Logistics

27 NOVEMBER 2020