US company and Santiago uni in water-saving lithium cooperation

US company and Santiago uni in water-saving lithium cooperation

Partners claim new technology will enable extraction from low-concentration lithium salars.

Sustainability

20 NOVEMBER 2020
Orica's green goal

Orica's green goal

Company is also reducing its exposure to thermal coal to keep investors happy

Sustainability

20 NOVEMBER 2020
'REFLUX' flotation cell project to be commercialised

'REFLUX' flotation cell project to be commercialised

RFC uses a new internal design to achieve higher throughputs

Innovation

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Windfall Geotek AI exploration success at Tierra De Oro

Windfall Geotek AI exploration success at Tierra De Oro

Technology validated as it identifies gold, copper at the planned operation.

Exploration

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Metso Outotec extends mill reline range

Metso Outotec extends mill reline range

Now offering high-capacity reline machine

Operational Excellence

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Euro Manganese orders pilot plant for mid-2021

Euro Manganese orders pilot plant for mid-2021

The project will re-process an anthropogenic manganese deposit hosted in historic mine tailings.

Development

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Sandvik in underground BEV trial at Barrick mine

Sandvik in underground BEV trial at Barrick mine

Companies have agreed a three-year underground production trial for Sandvik trucks.

Technology / innovation

19 NOVEMBER 2020
ICMM launches tool for sustainable mine closure

ICMM launches tool for sustainable mine closure

The tool provides a score for both current and aspirational site maturity.

Sustainability

19 NOVEMBER 2020
ABB gets Fortescue drives, motors order

ABB gets Fortescue drives, motors order

Aiming to reduce energy needs at the plant.

Power / Remote power

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Albemarle, Tesla and Uber join forces in EV push

Albemarle, Tesla and Uber join forces in EV push

ZETA aiming for 100% EVs by 2030.

Innovation

19 NOVEMBER 2020
RCT launches automatic water refilling

RCT launches automatic water refilling

Tool lets water cart operator refill at the standpipe without having to leave the cab.

Technology / innovation

19 NOVEMBER 2020
L&T wins Komatsu supply deal for Tata

L&T wins Komatsu supply deal for Tata

The order includes 41 Komatsu 100t dump trucks.

Fleet

19 NOVEMBER 2020