Boliden invests €40M in smelter port upgrade

Boliden invests €40M in smelter port upgrade

Upgrade features a new quay and its infrastructure

Transport

23 JUNE 2021
Boliden approves $149M Kristineberg expansion

Boliden approves $149M Kristineberg expansion

Boliden plans a new ramp and a new crushing station as part of the expansion.

Development

27 APRIL 2021
Elcowire to use Boliden's 'green' copper

Elcowire to use Boliden's 'green' copper

Boliden has electrified various stages in the mining process.

Sustainability

22 MARCH 2021
Boliden: Covid-19 hits production at Aitik, Tara

Boliden: Covid-19 hits production at Aitik, Tara

Impact on operating profit is estimated at close to SEK200 million.

Making mining automation pay off

Making mining automation pay off

State-of-the-art communications and Cloud tech seen as the backbone of the Connected Mine.

Innovation

06 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
Boliden to deploy 5G-ready network at Aitik

Boliden to deploy 5G-ready network at Aitik

A mobile base station at Aitik can be extended using 5G radio "dots"

Communications

13 NOVEMBER 2020
Boliden and LUT sign R&D agreement

Boliden and LUT sign R&D agreement

Increased demand for metals and minerals led to new strategic agreement.

Innovation

09 NOVEMBER 2020
Metso Outotec, Boliden renew Aitik service contract

Metso Outotec, Boliden renew Aitik service contract

Extension covers mill and chute lining, maintenance and wear parts recycling.

Plant

23 OCTOBER 2020
Boliden plans 20% more nickel capacity

Boliden plans 20% more nickel capacity

Boliden is targeting growing demand for nickel from the battery manufacturing sector.

Plant

28 AUGUST 2020
Boliden restarts production at Kevitsa after fire

Boliden restarts production at Kevitsa after fire

Concentrate production at Kevitsa back up to 90% of capacity.

Fire causes 'extensive' damage at Boliden crusher

Fire causes 'extensive' damage at Boliden crusher

Fire put out and no injuries sustained but production suspended 'until further notice'