LKAB takes majority of REE separation company

LKAB takes majority of REE separation company

Swedish mining group LKAB has taken a majority share in Norway's REETec

Design / Build

10 NOVEMBER 2022
Hammertime for Normet's 'Thor' scaling vehicle

Hammertime for Normet's 'Thor' scaling vehicle

Digital twins and new simulators were used in the design of the vehicle

Fleet

10 NOVEMBER 2022
Hydro to power German plant with solar fence

Hydro to power German plant with solar fence

Norway's Hydro Extrusion will use a solar fence to power its aluminium extrusion plant in Germany.

Design / Build

25 OCTOBER 2022
Pensana studying hydrogen with Equinor

Pensana studying hydrogen with Equinor

UK-based Pensana plc is working with Norwegian energy company Equinor

Power / Remote power

12 SEPTEMBER 2022
ABB technology used in carbon capture project

ABB technology used in carbon capture project

Switzerland-based ABB is contributing to a sizable carbon capture project in Norway.

Simulation / Optimisation

06 SEPTEMBER 2022
High power prices shutter European plants

High power prices shutter European plants

High electricity prices are being blamed for the decision to shutter smelters throughout Europe.

Natural resources

18 AUGUST 2022
Report: Nechalacho begins rare earths deliveries

Report: Nechalacho begins rare earths deliveries

The refined product will be sent to a Norwegian client

Transport

23 MAY 2022
Norsk Hydro to upgrade aluminium smelter

Norsk Hydro to upgrade aluminium smelter

Norsk Hydro will replace the 22 kV switchgear to the plant

Plant

23 MAY 2022
Boliden accelerates smelter expansion project

Boliden accelerates smelter expansion project

The expansion will enable Boliden to "almost double" annual zinc production

Infrastructure

04 FEBRUARY 2022
Elkem acquires 100% of energy recovery plant

Elkem acquires 100% of energy recovery plant

The plant recovers 28% of the electrical energy used at Elkem Salten

Infrastructure

01 FEBRUARY 2022
Preconcentration comes into focus for miners

Preconcentration comes into focus for miners

Good preconcentration technologies can have huge benefits downstream - and not just financially

Operational Excellence

27 JANUARY 2022
Metso Outotec strikes deal for Boliden smelter

Metso Outotec strikes deal for Boliden smelter

Zinc capacity to increase by 150,000 tonnes annually

Infrastructure

22 DECEMBER 2021