US DOE to invest up to US$156M in critical mineral refinery

US DOE to invest up to US$156M in critical mineral refinery

The U.S. Department of Energy will invest up to US$156 million to separate and extract REEs.

Design / Build

20 SEPTEMBER 2022
Anson, Sunresin move forward on lithium plant

Anson, Sunresin move forward on lithium plant

ASX-listed Anson Resources has signed a binding Memorandum of Agreement with Sunresin New Materials...

Development

25 AUGUST 2022
Creating an electric mine

Creating an electric mine

IGO also gained access to lithium through a joint venture with Tianqi

Operational Excellence

10 AUGUST 2022
WEF releases net-zero tracker for heavy industries

WEF releases net-zero tracker for heavy industries

The aluminium sector can decrease emissions with low-carbon electrification

Mountain collapse kills 10 at Gansu coal mine

Mountain collapse kills 10 at Gansu coal mine

The last of the bodies were recovered on Saturday evening

Maintenance

25 JULY 2022
Chinese robot-staffed coal mine passes inspection

Chinese robot-staffed coal mine passes inspection

"Patrol robots" and auxiliary intelligent equipment are used to reduce the number of workers

CMOC targets H1 2023 for DRC mine production

CMOC targets H1 2023 for DRC mine production

CMOC acquired a 95% stake in KFM, then called Kisanfu, in December 2020

Logistics

04 JULY 2022
Report: Fire breaks out at Las Bambas

Report: Fire breaks out at Las Bambas

The fire is located in a mining camp near the planned Chalcobamba pit

Natural resources

01 JUNE 2022
Vale, Huayou to build nickel facility

Vale, Huayou to build nickel facility

Huayou will build and implement the HPAL project

Processing

29 APRIL 2022
Siemag starts work on China iron ore project

Siemag starts work on China iron ore project

Mine has the largest proven and registered iron ore deposits in China

Transport

25 APRIL 2022
MMG's Las Bambas suspended due to protest

MMG's Las Bambas suspended due to protest

Protesters entered the property on April 14.

Transport

19 APRIL 2022
Peru approves Las Bambas extension

Peru approves Las Bambas extension

Chalcobamba will be an open pit, and will be commissioned over the next five months

Development

25 MARCH 2022