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
L-Max plant on track for 2019

L-Max plant on track for 2019

The pilot plant will use small scale industrial equipment.

Design / Build

20 DECEMBER 2018
Lithium Australia looks to Youanmi for lithium

Lithium Australia looks to Youanmi for lithium

Youanmi is still in the development stage.

Supply chain management

13 DECEMBER 2018
5-day run for Nolans pilot plant

5-day run for Nolans pilot plant

The pilot plant was fed with feedstock from Arafura's acid bake pilot plant.

Plant

29 NOVEMBER 2018