Dubbo ore giving more

Dubbo ore giving more

The last run in 2020's fourth quarter will produce ferro-dysprosium and ferroniobium.

Operational Excellence

15 OCTOBER 2020
ASM keeps it clean

ASM keeps it clean

Production has been so successful ASM has agreed to acquire JV partner Ziron Tech.

Operational Excellence

08 SEPTEMBER 2020
Korean plant makes more metal

Korean plant makes more metal

The metal technology in the latest run used 35 kilowatts per kg of metal.

Operational Excellence

27 AUGUST 2020
Korean pilot comes clean

Korean pilot comes clean

Final stage of process confirms 50% less energy is used compared to traditional methods.

Design / Build

10 AUGUST 2020
Dubbo feed for Korean plant

Dubbo feed for Korean plant

The next run will produce 99.9% pure titanium metal, with results expected in August.

Design / Build

30 JULY 2020
NT nod for Nolans

NT nod for Nolans

The project has an initial life of 33-39 years and will be an economic boost for the region.

Development

22 JULY 2020
Metso to supply Lynas kiln

Metso to supply Lynas kiln

Kiln to be used at Lynas' cracking and leaching plant being built in Kalgoorlie.

Plant

15 JULY 2020
Nolans seal on Native Title deal

Nolans seal on Native Title deal

The leases will be valid for 25 years, with multiple renewal periods possible under the agreement.

Logistics

30 JUNE 2020
Arafura bides time at Nolans

Arafura bides time at Nolans

Arafura relatively unscathed by COVID-19.

Covid-19

06 APRIL 2020
Nolans goes bigger

Nolans goes bigger

Nolans ore reserves increased 54% to 29.5 million tonnes.

Development

13 MARCH 2020
Arafura finishes pilot program

Arafura finishes pilot program

Proves the company can produce the type or heavy rare earths potential customers want.

Design / Build

20 FEBRUARY 2020
KBR, Wave for Nolans design

KBR, Wave for Nolans design

Arafura hands Nolans design contract to KBR and Wave International.

Development

23 JANUARY 2020