Datamine buys Centric Mining Systems

Datamine buys Centric Mining Systems

Centric, as part of Datamine's business umbrella, will remain and independent business

Supply chain management

26 JANUARY 2021
Nouveau Monde plans spherical graphite production early 2022

Nouveau Monde plans spherical graphite production early 2022

CSPG production will take place at its facility in Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec.

Plant

26 JANUARY 2021
Global Li-Ion progresses Madagascar graphite restart

Global Li-Ion progresses Madagascar graphite restart

LI-Ion's deposits are associated with topographic highs

Development

26 JANUARY 2021
2021: Embracing  the new normal

2021: Embracing the new normal

Pace of digitalisation in the mining industry is most likely to increase in the future.

Innovation

26 JANUARY 2021
Teck ops in BC in the clear following COVID outbreak

Teck ops in BC in the clear following COVID outbreak

Regional health agency will continue monitoring area

ABS approves Chinese deep-sea mining vessel

ABS approves Chinese deep-sea mining vessel

Prototype vessel was successfully tested in September 1,300 meters below the South China Sea.

Exploration

25 JANUARY 2021
Gold Fields kicks off Salares Norte construction

Gold Fields kicks off Salares Norte construction

First gold expected in early 2023

Pensana commits to UK's first rare earths plant

Pensana commits to UK's first rare earths plant

The rare earth oxide separation facility will cost an estimated US$125 million.

Plant

25 JANUARY 2021
 Vale to restart Vargem Grande pellet production

Vale to restart Vargem Grande pellet production

The pelletizing plant has a nominal capacity of 7 million tonnes per year.

Plant

22 JANUARY 2021
Eurasia's West Kytlim development approved

Eurasia's West Kytlim development approved

West Kytlim will contain the largest soft rock PGM resource globally, says the company.

Development

22 JANUARY 2021
Lithium Australia gets European patent

Lithium Australia gets European patent

Fine-grained metal oxide and nanomaterials are traditionally difficult and expensive to produce.

Plant

22 JANUARY 2021
Syrah looking at Balama restart

Syrah looking at Balama restart

Graphite project has been idle since March 2020