SLR validates International Battery Metals’ modular, mobile lithium extraction tech
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SLR validates International Battery Metals’ modular, mobile lithium extraction tech
September 27, 2022

International Battery Metals Ltd says SLR International Corporation (SLR), a leader in environmental and engineering services, has completed its independent review of IBAT’s first-of-its-kind modular, mobile lithium extraction plant and verified the patented technology extracts more than 65% of available lithium from brine, effectively strips out impurities and recycles and reuses more than 94% of[…]

Xerotech to test underground mine electrification limits as part of SUBSPACE ENERGY HUB
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Xerotech to test underground mine electrification limits as part of SUBSPACE ENERGY HUB
September 27, 2022

Xerotech, a leader of battery technology for heavy-duty non-road mobile machinery (NRMM), has announced a partnership with Switzerland-based VSH (VersuchsStollen Hagerbach – Hagerbach Test Gallery) and other founding members, Amberg Group, Normet, Motics, Alumina and Fortescue Future Industries in the creation of a Sub Space Energy Hub. This development allows Xerotech to partner with VSH’s[…]

Sandvik setting the battery system safety standard in underground mining
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Sandvik setting the battery system safety standard in underground mining
September 13, 2022

In the three-and-a-half years since Sandvik acquired Artisan Vehicle Systems, the mining industry’s appetite and demand for battery-electric vehicle (BEV) solutions has grown exponentially. From conversations that were concentrated to mainly North America and involved the trial of BEVs, the sector has moved on to discuss commercial, fleet-sized applications to be deployed across the globe.[…]

Ampcontrol strengthens decarbonisation drive by joining the Electric Mine Consortium
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Ampcontrol strengthens decarbonisation drive by joining the Electric Mine Consortium
September 6, 2022

Ampcontrol says it has joined the Australia-based Electric Mine Consortium (EMC) to drive efforts towards electrifying and decarbonising the mining industry. The EMC is a growing group of highly regarded mining and service companies, driven by the imperative to produce zero-emission products for their customers and meet mounting investor expectations and industry challenges. Ampcontrol is[…]

Anglo American’s longwall automation milestone recognised in awards ceremony
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Anglo American’s longwall automation milestone recognised in awards ceremony
September 2, 2022

Anglo American’s innovation-led approach to sustainable mining, FutureSmart Mining™, and a willingness to collaborate with industry parties, has enabled it to achieve a major milestone in longwall operation: 100% machine automation. This work was recently recognised at the Queensland Mining Awards where team members received the METS Ignited Collaboration Award. Billed as delivering a significant[…]