Australia

Archer Announces High-Purity Alumina Exploration Target In South Australia

Archer Announces High-Purity Alumina Exploration Target In South Australia

Australian mineral exploration firm Archer Exploration Limited announced yesterday its maiden exploration target for its South Australia undertaking, the Eyre Peninsula High Purity Alumina (EPHPA) Project. Archer’s review of historical drill results in the area, which is about 90 miles southeast of...

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Metro Mining Increases Bauxite Hills Reserve Estimate By 18.8 Percent

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. updated investors on its reserves and resources yesterday, one year on from commencement of operations at its Bauxite Hill Mine. Per the firm, the new numbers translate into potentially extending the mine’s life to 2037, three years beyond previous estimates. In its update, Metro said its total reserve estimate for Bauxite […]

Gränges And Aurora Labs Ltd Ink Agreement To Discuss Enhanced Cooperation In 3D Aluminium Manufacturing

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB and Australian metal 3D printing developer Aurora Labs Ltd signed a Memorandum of Understanding last week that contemplates increased commercial and research ties between the two firms. Operating through its wholly-owned subsidiary A3D Operations Pty Ltd., Aurora and Gränges agreed to a framework for possible future transactions between the […]

ABx’s ALCORE Begins Refining Bauxite Into Aluminium Fluoride

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) updated the market on Wednesday as to progress on the ALCORE Limited project, noting that it has achieved the project’s third milestone on the road to commercial production of aluminium fluoride (AlF3). ABx says the project has begun chemical refining of bauxite ore into aluminium fluoride with the removal of silicon […]

Unexpected Swell Conditions Hamper Metro Mining’s June Bauxite Shipments

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. updated investors on operations at Bauxite Hills Mine yesterday, noting that adverse weather conditions led to issues with delivering the volume of bauxite ore projected for the current month. Upon resuming production after an unexpected pause resulting from a late-season cyclone, Metro completed expansion at the site with the on-time installation […]