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    Xstrata Nickel Xstrata Nickel is the 4th largest nickel producer, with an annual production of nickel being around 106,000 tonnes. With operations in various countries but have mining projects in Western Australia including the Sinclair and Cosmos underground mines.

  • Xstrata Nickel Australasia to halt operations at Cosmos

    Xstrata Nickel Australasia (XNA) announced that it will halt operations at Cosmos mine located in Western Australia and initiate a care and maintenance program in response to adverse market conditions, including a prolonged period of low nickel prices and a strong Australian dollar.

  • Cosmos Area, Leinster, Leonora Shire, Western Australia

    Cosmos Area, Leinster, Leonora Shire, Western Australia, Australia : Cosmos is one of the highest grade nickel mines in the world. Grades regularly reach between 5 to 12% Ni, whereas most other nickel mines in Western Australia operate at 1 to 3% Ni. The mine is 40

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    Cosmos is a remote nickel-sulphide Outotec In Action operation situated about 900 km north-west of Perth in Western Australia. The mine produces high-grade nickel concentrate containing 18-22% nickel that is trucked south to Esperance Port and shipped to Xstrata Nickel’s Sudbury smelter in Canada.

  • Glencore puts Cosmos on market The West Australian

    Cosmos was the major target of Xstrata's $3.1 billion takeover of the Kerry Harmanis-run Jubilee Mines in 2007. Xstrata mothballed the operation in September 2012, citing low nickel prices. The asset, which includes the Prospero and Cosmos underground mines and a concentrator, has no remaining economic mining reserves, according to Glencore's

  • Western Areas to acquire Glencore nickel operations

    Jun 19, 2015· Xstrata initially bought the Jubilee suite of operations, which included Cosmos and Sinclair nickel mines, in late 2007 for $3.1 billion, as nickel reached a

  • Western Areas looks to crank-up Cosmos again The West

    The Cosmos nickel mine in operation back in 2008 under Xstrata. Credit: Mary Mills/Kalgoorlie Miner. Western Areas is moving ahead with the establishment of its second nickel mining centre in WA with a pre-feasibility study supporting the development of Odysseus project.

  • Western Areas adds Glencore’s Cosmos nickel complex to its

    JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly) Nickel miner Western Areas on Friday announced that it would buy the Cosmos nickel complex, in Western Australia, from Glencore subsidiary Xstrata Nickel

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    Xstrata Nickel. Xstrata Nickel is the 4th largest nickel producer, with an annual production of nickel being around 106,000 tonnes. With operations in various countries but have mining projects in Western Australia including the Sinclair and Cosmos underground mines. ADDRESS Xstrata Nickel Level 3, 24 Outram Street West Perth, WA 6005 OTHER

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    Dec 10, 2014· Cosmos was the major target of Xstrata's $3.1 billion takeover of the Kerry Harmanis-run Jubilee Mines in 2007. Xstrata mothballed the operation in September 2012, citing low nickel prices.

  • Xstrata Nickel Australasia to halt operations at Cosmos

    Xstrata Nickel Australasia (XNA) announced that it will halt operations at Cosmos mine located in Western Australia and initiate a care and maintenance program in response to adverse market conditions, including a prolonged period of low nickel prices and a strong Australian dollar.

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    Thus, if the quality of the data collected is not up to scratch, then there is only a limited ability to reassess using 2D face photographs. To negate this, Xstrata Nickel Australasia’s Cosmos mine has upgraded its data collection procedure. Geological information is now collected using photogrammetry survey, producing 3D images of the drive.

  • Western Areas looks to crank-up Cosmos again The West

    The Cosmos nickel mine in operation back in 2008 under Xstrata. Credit: Mary Mills/Kalgoorlie Miner. Western Areas is moving ahead with the establishment of its second nickel mining centre in WA with a pre-feasibility study supporting the development of Odysseus project.

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    Xstrata Nickel. Xstrata Nickel is the 4th largest nickel producer, with an annual production of nickel being around 106,000 tonnes. With operations in various countries but have mining projects in Western Australia including the Sinclair and Cosmos underground mines. ADDRESS Xstrata Nickel Level 3, 24 Outram Street West Perth, WA 6005 OTHER

  • Western Areas adds Glencore’s Cosmos nickel complex to its

    JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly) Nickel miner Western Areas on Friday announced that it would buy the Cosmos nickel complex, in Western Australia, from Glencore subsidiary Xstrata Nickel

  • Xstrata to close Sinclair nickel mine in Australia Metal

    Xstrata, which was recently bought by Glencore, will close its Sinclair nickel mine in Western Australia on May 15 as it is reaching the end of its expected mine life. After mining is halted, "stockpiled ore will continue to be processed at the mill into the third quarter of the year", Xstrata’s nickel unit said in a statement on its website.

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  • Xstrata to halt Sinclair nickel ops as mine reaches end of

    The nickel division of Swiss-listed Xstrata this week reported that operations at the Sinclair mine, in Western Australia, would cease on May 15, as the operation reached the end of its expected

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    1. 1989-90: Initial stage, regrinding to 15 µm (ball mill, inert media). Evaluation of concentrate quality (marketing study) –must regrind to 7µm. 2. Mid-1990: Purchase of laboratory batch bead mill (i.e. a stirred mill with inert media) with much increased capability. 3. 1990-91: Second stage of laboratory work with regrind to 7 µm.

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  • Slump in nickel prices rattles small Australian miners

    Jul 17, 2015· The Cosmos nickel mine in Western Australia was sold for A$24.5 million ($18.14 million), a fraction of the A$3.1 billion Xstrata had spent in 2008 to acquire the Cosmos

  • (PDF) Characterisation of cemented rock fill materials for

    The Xstrata Nickel Cosmos Mine is located about 500 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. This paper describes cemented rock fill (CRF) strength testing carried out at the Western

  • Zug, 5 March 2013 Preliminary results for the 12 months

    Xstrata Alloys commissioned the 600,000 tonne per annum Tswelopele pelletizing and sintering plant, on time and on budget. Xstrata Nickel completed construction on Line 1 at the Koniambo ferronickel operation in New Caledonia and all major components have commissioned successfully. We anticipate producing commercial-grade

  • Western Areas adds Glencore’s Cosmos nickel complex to its

    JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly) Nickel miner Western Areas on Friday announced that it would buy the Cosmos nickel complex, in Western Australia, from Glencore subsidiary Xstrata Nickel

  • Glencore puts Cosmos on market Yahoo

    Dec 10, 2014· Cosmos was the major target of Xstrata's $3.1 billion takeover of the Kerry Harmanis-run Jubilee Mines in 2007. Xstrata mothballed the operation in September 2012, citing low nickel prices.

  • Sinclair Macmahon MiningLink The largest & most

    Xstrata Nickel. Xstrata Nickel is the 4th largest nickel producer, with an annual production of nickel being around 106,000 tonnes. With operations in various countries but have mining projects in Western Australia including the Sinclair and Cosmos underground mines. ADDRESS Xstrata Nickel Level 3, 24 Outram Street West Perth, WA 6005 OTHER

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    Xstrata will close down its Sinclair nickel mine in Western Australia this month due to dwindling reserves and weak global prices. The decision follows the closure of Xstrata’s Cosmos nickel mine in September due to the persistent weakness in metal prices, which have plunged about 50% from their 2011 peak above $29,000/t.

  • Xstrata to halt Sinclair nickel ops as mine reaches end of

    The nickel division of Swiss-listed Xstrata this week reported that operations at the Sinclair mine, in Western Australia, would cease on May 15, as the operation reached the end of its expected

  • The Cosmos greenstone succession, Agnew-Wiluna greenstone

    Sep 15, 2014· The Cosmos greenstone belt contains several komatiite-hosted massive and disseminated nickel-sulphide ore bodies (Fig. 2; de Joux et al., 2013, Hill and Dowling, 2008).The volcanic footwall to these ore deposits consists of a complex succession of both fragmental and coherent extrusive volcanic lithologies ranging from basaltic andesites through to rhyolites, as well as later

  • Zug, 5 March 2013 Preliminary results for the 12 months

    Xstrata Alloys commissioned the 600,000 tonne per annum Tswelopele pelletizing and sintering plant, on time and on budget. Xstrata Nickel completed construction on Line 1 at the Koniambo ferronickel operation in New Caledonia and all major components have commissioned successfully. We anticipate producing commercial-grade

  • ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

    Mill Recovery Enhancement Project (MREP) lift metallurgical recoveries by 3-5% Evaluating Lithium potential at the Forrestania tenements Cosmos Nickel Complex Odysseus Western Australia Existing resources and infrastructure (previous Glencore/ Xstrata/Jubilee Mines operation)

  • Corporate Presentation July 2016

    Jul 22, 2016· ORGANIC GROWTH PROFILE Historic reserves & resourcesLarge holding in 2 significantly endowed nickel provinces 1,250 Cosmos Nickel Complex Odysseus Western Australia Existing resources and infrastructure (previous Glencore/ Xstrata/Jubilee Mines operation) 750 1,000 el(kt) Xstrata/Jubilee Mines operation) Option to develop a new West

  • Energy Use of Fine Grinding in Mineral Processing

    Dec 18, 2013· Two frequently used stirred mills include the Isamill, produced by Xstrata Technology, and the SMD, produced by Fruitful (Figure 1). A third mill, the Knelson–Deswik mill (now the FLS stirred mill), is a relative newcomer to the stirred milling scene, having been developed through the 1990s and the early 2000s. In all these mills, a bed of

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    2-1-2020· Nickel processing, preparation of the metal for use in various products. Although it is best known for its use in coinage, nickel (Ni) has become much more important for its many industrial applications, which owe their importance to a unique combination of properties. Nickel . continues flow ball mill

  • (PDF) Characterisation of cemented rock fill materials for

    The Xstrata Nickel Cosmos Mine is located about 500 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. This paper describes cemented rock fill (CRF) strength testing carried out at the Western

  • INTERIM MANAGEMENT STATEMENT AND THIRD QUARTER

    In September, Xstrata Nickel Australasia announced the suspension of operations at Cosmos mine in Western Australia and the initiation of a care and maintenance schedule in response to adverse market conditions, including a prolonged period of low nickel prices and a strong Australian dollar

  • Neil Conroy Process Operator Panoramic Resources

    Xstrata Nickel Australia Dec 2005 Nov 2012 7 years. Cosmos Apr 2000 Apr 2005 5 years 1 month. Cosmos Mill Operator,Shift Supervisor KSKD Jan 1986 Jul 1997 11 years 7 months. Kalgoorlie I have worked with Neil at Cosmos Nickel operations and found Neil to be a motivated and skilled trainer that I would not hesitate to recommend

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