BASF, Eramet mull nickel and cobalt refinery complex

BASF, Eramet mull nickel and cobalt refinery complex

Companies are looking at building a part of the production asset in Indonesia.

Investment

16 DECEMBER 2020
Jervois  to buy Brazilian cobalt refinery

Jervois to buy Brazilian cobalt refinery

Brazil refinery will process concentrate from company's cobalt operations in Idaho, US.

Plant

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
First Cobalt to accelerate refinery expansion

First Cobalt to accelerate refinery expansion

The expansion project could supply 5% of the world's cobalt refining capacity.

Plant

24 JULY 2020
Salares Norte is projecting first gold in early 2023

Gold Fields selects FLSmidth for Salares Norte gold processing

Modular equipment was chosen for the high-altitude site.

Plant

25 JUNE 2020
First Cobalt injects cash into growth

First Cobalt injects cash into growth

Multi-million-dollar work plan will push refinery plans forward.

Investment

18 MAY 2020
Rand Refinery restarts gold smelter

Rand Refinery restarts gold smelter

Gold refinery had not stopped all operations during the lockdown.

Covid-19

11 MAY 2020
Alcoa prefers SRG for Kwinana refinery

Alcoa prefers SRG for Kwinana refinery

Five-year contract to support alumina refinery in Kwinana, Western Australia

Maintenance

11 DECEMBER 2019
First Cobalt refinery ready for quick restart

First Cobalt refinery ready for quick restart

Glencore-backed junior's studies continue on refinery options

Plant

06 DECEMBER 2019
Nornickel to clean up its act

Nornickel to clean up its act

Russian major pledges to drastically reduce sulphur dioxide emissions from its operations by 2030

Sustainability

18 NOVEMBER 2019
Jervois calls on Wood for refinery study

Jervois calls on Wood for refinery study

Consultant is miner's preferred contractor for the facility at ICO

Design / Build

15 OCTOBER 2019
BAI taps Black & Veatch for Indonesia's first alumina refinery

BAI taps Black & Veatch for Indonesia's first alumina refinery

Technical consultant chosen for downstream processing facility

Plant

03 OCTOBER 2019
First Cobalt hands out key contracts for refinery restart, expansion

First Cobalt hands out key contracts for refinery restart, expansion

Work to be completed by coming March quarter

Operational Excellence

09 SEPTEMBER 2019