Ucore moves closer to commissioning rare earth demo plant

Ucore moves closer to commissioning rare earth demo plant

Testing will include processing mixed rare earth chemical concentrates

Processing

27 JANUARY 2023
Ucore REE plant to be commissioned next month

Ucore REE plant to be commissioned next month

Ucore Rare Metals will commission its rare earth element commercial demonstration plant next month

Design / Build

16 NOVEMBER 2022
Louisiana offers Ucore $9.6M incentives for first RapidSX plant

Louisiana offers Ucore $9.6M incentives for first RapidSX plant

RapidSX is an accelerated solvent extraction technology

Operational Excellence

20 OCTOBER 2022
Ucore upscales REE plant capacity

Ucore upscales REE plant capacity

The Ucore team expanded the design and construction of the demonstration plant to 51 stages

Design / Build

12 JULY 2022
Ucore receives evaluation on separation tech

Ucore receives evaluation on separation tech

The RapidSX process is three times faster than conventional solvent extraction

Design / Build

27 APRIL 2022
US government launches refinery program

US government launches refinery program

The government will provide US$140 million in support.

Natural resources

17 FEBRUARY 2022
Vital Metals to redesign Nechalacho pit

Vital Metals to redesign Nechalacho pit

The mining plan will be completed during the summer.

Development

28 JANUARY 2022
Ucore to commission rare earth plant

Ucore to commission rare earth plant

It will be ready for commercial use and adaptation in the March quarter.

Design / Build

05 JANUARY 2022
Vital Metals to supply Ucore with concentrate for Alaska REE plant

Vital Metals to supply Ucore with concentrate for Alaska REE plant

Plant to be the first rare earth separation facility in North America

Plant

20 OCTOBER 2021
Ucore reports rare earth separation success

Ucore reports rare earth separation success

IMC is working on final column designs for a demonstration plant

Plant

01 JULY 2021
Ucore sees RapidSX tech ready in 15 months

Ucore sees RapidSX tech ready in 15 months

RapidSX process is being developed for the production of REE oxides and other critical metals.

Design / Build

01 FEBRUARY 2021
Ucore gets go-ahead for Alaska facility study

Ucore gets go-ahead for Alaska facility study

The Alaska Strategic Metals Complex will use RapidSX separation technology.

Plant

22 JANUARY 2021