XTC New Energy Materials, a unit of Chinese metals and rare earths producer Xiamen Tungsten, said on Thursday it planned to invest no less than 10 billion yuan (US$1.55 billion) in a lithium battery materials project in Sichuan province. Battery demand is booming in top global auto market China, where sales of new energy vehicles leapt 182per cent year-on-year in August, prompting a flurry of investment in new capacity to produce battery ingredients.
[The Herald] Zimbabwe's construction sector is on a massive rebound, boosted by public spending on infrastructure and private development, but recent rising cement prices is becoming a major threat to the industry seen as key to the country's economic recovery.
After rising early in trading from bullish U.S. stockpile and production metrics, futures reversed track as China announced it is tapping into the Chinese strategic oil reserves to ease rising prices.
RIL is believed to be closing in on a deal to buy out the REC Group, a Norway-headquartered solar module maker with links to the Chinese government-owned China National Chemical Corporation.
Demand for concrete appears to have only increased after Congress passed the $1 trillion infrastructure package to upgrade America's roads, bridges and tunnels.
South Korea's LG Energy Solution has entered into a six-year agreement with an Australian mining company for cobalt and nickel, securing a stable supply of key minerals to make electric vehicle batteries. LG Energy, a subsidiary of LG Chem, will purchase 71,000 dry metric tons of nickel and 7,000 dry metric tons of cobalt from [...]
TOKYO : Japan's Sumitomo Metal Mining Co Ltd said on Monday it had developed a technology to recover nickel and cobalt from rechargeable batteries such as used lithium-ion-batteries (LIBs) that can be reused as raw materials for LIBs. Japan's biggest nickel smelter, which has been able to recover nickel and copper from rechargeable batteries since 2017, has successfully recovered a high-purity nickel-cobalt mix by separating impurities, it said in a statement.
An asset disposal plan keeps a municipalities infrastructure functioning when infrastructure and other property are retired,: An asset disposal plan documents the activities and costs associated with the disposal of infrastructure assets. An asset disposal plan is typically part of a comprehensive asset management plan used by local governments and municipalities to manage their portfolio of infrastructure assets such as roads and bridges, water distribution networks, wastewater systems, and other utilities.
Holcim Philippines investing P210m in cement plant projects | BusinessNewsAsia.com Business News Asia. : eading building solutions provider Holcim Philippines, Inc. is investing Php 210 million in projects to reduce the fuel consumption and increase mineral additive usage of its cement plants in Bacnotan, La Union and Lugait, Misamis Oriental, as part of efforts to raise business and sustainability performance. Horia Adrian, President and CEO of Holcim Philippines, said the projects are part of the company's commitment to continuously invest in its facilities to support the country's progress and better serve customers.
Forging The Steel Infrastructure Of America - Industry Disruptor Valynt Unveils Low-cost 'super Shred(tm)' Metal Scrap Product To Fuel New Steel Industry Boom
SAINT LOUIS, Mo., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- VALYNT (https://www.govalynt.com/) officially announced the launch of its innovative Super Shred(tm) as the new raw material for a rapidly evolving American steel industry. Super Shred(tm) is a low copper content, shredded-steel material intended...