Broken Hill order rolls in

Broken Hill order rolls in

The latest delivery to site follows delivery of the first shipment in March.

Design / Build

24 AUGUST 2020
Browns Range back in bloom

Browns Range back in bloom

A quarter of workers to lose their jobs in Browns Range partial restart.

Logistics

01 JULY 2020
Broken Hill pilot plant ticks on

Broken Hill pilot plant ticks on

Cobalt Blue pumps out samples for potential buyers.

Design / Build

10 MARCH 2020
Broken Hill plant in port

Broken Hill plant in port

Pilot plant modules arrive in port ready for Broken Hill transport.

Logistics

02 MARCH 2020
TECH ship ready for sail

TECH ship ready for sail

QPM awaits bulk sample shipment from New Caledonia to feed Perth pilot plant.

Logistics

27 FEBRUARY 2020
LieNA ready to disrupt

LieNA ready to disrupt

The LieNA process uses caustic digestion and acid leaching but bypasses roasting.

Innovation

13 FEBRUARY 2020
Neometals to road test technology

Neometals to road test technology

New technology on the cards could solve lithium waste problem.

Design / Build

18 DECEMBER 2019
Broken Hill bolter

Broken Hill bolter

Pilot plant to test Cobalt Blue's technology.

Design / Build

10 DECEMBER 2019
Metso's Murchison move

Metso's Murchison move

Metso to help with processing route.

Development

28 NOVEMBER 2019
L-Max passes first test

L-Max passes first test

The pilot plant campaign resulted in an average lithium extraction rate of 94% to lithium sulphate.

Design / Build

20 AUGUST 2019
Second phase a charm for Alpha HPA

Second phase a charm for Alpha HPA

2nd solvent and extraction phase success at Alpha's HPA First pilot plant in Brisbane.

Chemicals / Reagents

06 AUGUST 2019
Alpha pilot's smooth operations

Alpha pilot's smooth operations

Plant turning out 21-22kg of high purity alumina salt crystals.

Plant

25 JULY 2019