Value adding

Value adding

Case for downstream processing grows stronger.

Editor's Comment

12 JANUARY 2022
Queensland's downstream dream

Queensland's downstream dream

The plant is scheduled to start operations in 2023.

Design / Build

23 NOVEMBER 2021
Onslow plant approved

Onslow plant approved

Hastings is targeting first MREC production in early 2024.

Design / Build

26 OCTOBER 2021
TNG changes tack

TNG changes tack

Downstream Tivan processing facility to be built at Mount Peake mine site instead of Darwin.

Development

04 OCTOBER 2021
Hastings looks to Onslow for plant

Hastings looks to Onslow for plant

Construction of the plant is to start in 2022 after Yangibana work begins.

Technology / innovation

02 AUGUST 2021
Downstream study upside

Downstream study upside

According to the DSS it would cost $1.1 billion to build a LHM plant and $900,000 for a LSM plant.

Design / Build

26 OCTOBER 2020
Siviour savours first downstream deal

Siviour savours first downstream deal

Minguang and Renascor will carry out further product validation tests before signing a binding deal....

Development

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
Lynas likes look of MARA

Lynas likes look of MARA

Lynas to work with Malaysian investor to attract downstream hopefuls.

Logistics

05 NOVEMBER 2019
Rare earths the new wave

Rare earths the new wave

The WA Mining Club hosted a rare earths debate on June 20 to discuss downstream process options.

Comminution

21 JUNE 2019
Battery-tech sector no Icarus says Thick

Battery-tech sector no Icarus says Thick

Tianqi GM Phil Thick says sector must learn to crawl before it can walk

Supply chain management

02 AUGUST 2018
WA in box seat for perfect lithium storm

WA in box seat for perfect lithium storm

Professor Bogdan Dlugogorski says WA's lithium industry is ripe for the picking.

Investment

27 JUNE 2018
Albemarle lithium plant gets EPA recommendation

Albemarle lithium plant gets EPA recommendation

Another lithium downstream processing project approved.

Design / Build

15 JUNE 2018