Metso Outotec to deliver solvent extraction tech to First Cobalt

Metso Outotec to deliver solvent extraction tech to First Cobalt

Plant to produce 25,000 tonnes of high quality cobalt sulphate a year

Processing

15 OCTOBER 2021
Metso Outotec wins First Cobalt refinery contract

Metso Outotec wins First Cobalt refinery contract

Phase 1 due to begin in fourth quarter of 2022

Underground mining

06 OCTOBER 2021
First Cobalt to raise US$45M to restart Ontario cobalt refinery

First Cobalt to raise US$45M to restart Ontario cobalt refinery

Refinery has been on care and maintenance since 2015

Plant

25 AUGUST 2021
First Cobalt extracts metals from black mass

First Cobalt extracts metals from black mass

Company is undertaking leaching tests on black mass

Plant

23 JULY 2021
First Cobalt awards sulphate crystalliser contract

First Cobalt awards sulphate crystalliser contract

Crystalliser will produce cobalt sulphate

Plant

17 MAY 2021
First Cobalt awarded US cobalt research funding

First Cobalt awarded US cobalt research funding

First Cobalt aims to build a modern underground mining operation

Plant

28 APRIL 2021