Decmil wins ease some of the pain

Decmil wins ease some of the pain

CEO Dickie Dique to depart

Logistics

08 APRIL 2022
Downstream move applauded

Downstream move applauded

Stedman Ellis backs WA's bid for a cathode precursor pilot plant.

Operational Excellence

25 AUGUST 2021
Big deal for IGO

Big deal for IGO

The JV is expected to get the Kwinana plant into production next year.

Logistics

09 DECEMBER 2020
FBI taskforce sets up in WA

FBI taskforce sets up in WA

Taskforce to boost WA's battery industry opportunities.

Investment

30 NOVEMBER 2020
Tianqi Kwinana plant commissioning slows

Tianqi Kwinana plant commissioning slows

Commissioning slowed in January when it took over the process and slowed further due to COVID-19.

Plant

24 MARCH 2020
Finalising feedstocks

Finalising feedstocks

Will help Kibaran decide whether to proceed with its Kwinana graphite purification plant.

Supply chain management

13 NOVEMBER 2019
Simpec heads back to Kwinana

Simpec heads back to Kwinana

Simpec to keep building at Kwinana.

Logistics

15 OCTOBER 2019
Greenbushes grows

Greenbushes grows

The stage 2 expansion created 700 temporary construction jobs and 300 full-time positions

Development

11 OCTOBER 2019
Tianqi shelves growth plans

Tianqi shelves growth plans

The weak lithium market kills off Tianqi's 2nd stage expansion plans at Kwinana.

Development

12 SEPTEMBER 2019
Albemarle delaying WA lithium plans

Albemarle delaying WA lithium plans

Delaying about 125,000tpa of lithium hydroxide processing capacity.

Design / Build

09 AUGUST 2019
Battery business case building

Battery business case building

Another player looking to enter WA's Lithium Valley.

Plant

11 JUNE 2019
Metso wins Kemerton contract

Metso wins Kemerton contract

Providing pyro-processing and comminution equipment.

Comminution

10 APRIL 2019