Sayona, ICS partner on 'green' lithium project

Sayona, ICS partner on 'green' lithium project

A closed-loop system will be used to produce battery-grade lithium hydroxide.

Plant

30 OCTOBER 2020
Lithium Australia secures US patent for SiLeach

Lithium Australia secures US patent for SiLeach

SiLeach enables low-energy recovery of lithium from micas and clays.

Chemicals / Reagents

28 OCTOBER 2020
Caterpillar signed up for Rhyolite Ridge

Caterpillar signed up for Rhyolite Ridge

The equipment and services during the first five years are valued at roughly US$100 million.

Fleet

28 OCTOBER 2020
XCMG wins Rio Tinto grader order

XCMG wins Rio Tinto grader order

XCMG and Rio Tinto collaborated on the grader with the aim of creating 'world class' products

Fleet

27 OCTOBER 2020
MinRes plans solar, fauna monitoring projects

MinRes plans solar, fauna monitoring projects

Small and large-scale solar and LNG installations are being planned.

Sustainability

26 OCTOBER 2020
Australian Vanadium in UK extraction process MoU

Australian Vanadium in UK extraction process MoU

Partners plan commercial agreement for use of GSAE's technology and others they develop together.

Design / Build

22 OCTOBER 2020
Sandvik strikes A$249M Glencore Queensland Metals deal

Sandvik strikes A$249M Glencore Queensland Metals deal

Previously the equipment for the Glencore unit has come from multiple suppliers.

Fleet

22 OCTOBER 2020
Omniflex links up real-time ore sensor

Omniflex links up real-time ore sensor

System alerts for oversized ore before transport to the crusher.

Operational Excellence

20 OCTOBER 2020
Zinc8 targets energy storage demand in Australia

Zinc8 targets energy storage demand in Australia

Zinc8's hybrid flow battery uses zinc and air as fuel.

Power / Remote power

20 OCTOBER 2020
CIMIC selling 50% of Thiess

CIMIC selling 50% of Thiess

Deal values the Thiess business at approximately A$4.3 billion.

Investment

19 OCTOBER 2020
IMDEX powers through COVID-19

IMDEX powers through COVID-19

Border and travel restrictions caused strong demand for IMDEX cloud technologies.

Logistics

19 OCTOBER 2020
GRES to get Nullagine mill running

GRES to get Nullagine mill running

Operation has been on care and maintenance for about nine months.

Plant

19 OCTOBER 2020