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
Wrong cloth shuts down plant

Wrong cloth shuts down plant

Lepidico's plant grinds to a halt earlier than expected as wrong cloth uncovered.

Design / Build

01 JULY 2019
Feeding time at the pilot plant

Feeding time at the pilot plant

The L-Max process turns out lithium carbonate from mica's like lepidolite and zinnwaldite.

Design / Build

27 JUNE 2019
Cadoux pilot plant in sight

Cadoux pilot plant in sight

The pilot plant will test Cadoux' proposed high purity aluminium production flowsheet.

Design / Build

22 MAY 2019
FYI goes with the flow

FYI goes with the flow

FYI is in the middle of a bankable feasibility study at the Cadoux mine.

Plant

18 FEBRUARY 2019
Second Yangibana pilot runs its course

Second Yangibana pilot runs its course

This plant will produce a mixed rare earths carbonate product from Yangibana.

Plant

13 FEBRUARY 2019