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Elenilto to develop Phosphate Mining and Fertilisers Plant Project

The project is located near Lome, Togo’s capital, and is probably the largest phosphate deposit south of the Sahara, with estimated resources exceeding 2 billion tonnes of phosphate and will generate sales of over USD 28 billion.
Phosphate Mining Project
The government of Togo has awarded an international tender to develop a USD 1.4 billion phosphate mining and fertilizers plant project in Togo to a consortium led by Elenilto, a global oil and gas and minerals company. The project has estimated resources exceeding 2 billion tonnes of phosphate and is expected to generate sales of over USD 28 billion.

FLSmidth to supply Equipment for Copper-Magnetite Plant in Russia

FLSmidth has won an order from Norilsk Nickel to supply flotation cells, gravity concentrators, magnetic separators, pumps, cyclones, regrind mills, thickeners and filters as well as a complete plant automation system for a plant in Russia.
Mineral Processing
FLSmidth has received an order from the Russian minerals producer Norilsk Nickel Group of approximately DKK 600 million (approx. USD 98 million) for the engineering and supply of various bundled equipment for a complete 'process island' of the Group's Bystrinskoye copper-magnetite plant. The plant will be located in the Zabaikalsky Kral region in Eastern Siberia, Russia.

Vortex and DMN enter Sales and Marketing Partnership in Russia

DMN Vostok will obtain the exclusive right to sell and promote Vortex’s solution-driven solids handling components throughout Russia.
Bulk Handling Components
Vortex Global Limited, a UK-based solids and bulk handling components company, announced that they have entered into a strategic sales and marketing partnership in the Russian market with DMN Vostok LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, DMN Vostok will obtain the exclusive right to sell and promote Vortex’s solution-driven solids handling components throughout Russia.

Yara & BASF broke ground on USD 600 million Plant in Freeport (TX), USA

Officials from BASF and Yara were joined by other guests to officially break ground on a $600 million world scale ammonia plant at the BASF site in Freeport, Texas. Pictured from left are Dirk Reinelt, SVP, Senior Project Shale Gas, BASF Corporation Wayne T. Smith, Chairman and CEO BASF Corporation; Torgeir Kvidal, Acting President and CEO, Yara International; Stefano Pigozzi, President Monomers, BASF Corporation and Chris Witte, SVP and General Manager of the Freeport Site, BASF Corporation.
Ammonia Plant Project
On July 27, 2015, Yara International ASA and BASF broke ground on a world scale ammonia plant at the BASF site in Freeport (TX), USA. Total capital investment for the plant – which is expected to come online in 2017 – is estimated at USD 600 million. As part of the project, Yara will build an ammonia tank at the BASF terminal and BASF will upgrade its current terminal and pipeline assets for the export of ammonia from the new plant.

NRW wins Nammuldi Mining and Ore Haulage Contract from Rio Tinto

The Nammuldi mine is one of twelve iron ore mines Rio Tinto Iron Ore operates in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
Iron Ore Mining
NRW Holding Limited has been awarded a contract from Rio Tinto for contract mining and ore haulage, which will increase the production at Rio Tinto's Nammuldi mine, located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 60 km north-west of Tom Price. The contract includes supply, installation and operation of two 5 million tpa crushing plants and has a value of approx. AUD 140 million.

Amec Foster Wheeler wins Heat and Power Plant Contract in Poland

Amec Foster Wheeler has won a second CFB combined heat and power plant contract in Poland
Power Plant Project
Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a contract by Fortum Zabrze S.A. for the design, supply, construction and commissioning for a new multi-fuel circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generating combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Zabrze, in Southern Poland. The plant will be 220 MW with a maximum production capacity of 145 MW for heating and 75 MW for electricity generation.

MacMines Austasia submitted Draft EIS for AUD 6.7 billion Coal Mine

Project China Stone involves the construction and operation of a large-scale coal mine on a greenfield site in Central Queensland, Australia.
Greenfield Coal Mine Project
The draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) has been prepared by Hansen Bailey on behalf of MacMines Austasia Pty Ltd. for Project China Stone. MacMines Austasia, part of the Meijin Energy Group, plans to build a large-scale greenfield coal mine the Galilee Basin, Queensland, Australia. The mine will produce up to 55 million tpa of Run of Mine coal, which equates to approx. 38 million tpa of thermal coal. The mine life will be in the order of 50 years.

MHI and Mitsubishi Corp. to build large-scale Fertilizer Plant in Uzbekistan

Fertilizer Plant Project
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) will build a large scale ammonia and urea fertilizer production plant for Navoiyazat JSC, a chemical production company of Uzkimyosanoat JSC, that manages chemical enterprises in Uzbekistan. An EPCC contract with Navoiyazat JSC will soon take effects.

ThyssenKrupp to supply EUR 30 million IPCC System to Russia

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions is to supply an entire in-pit crushing and conveying system for an apatite-nepheline ore mine located in northern Russia.
In-pit Crushing and Conveying
ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions has received a contract from Apatit, a subsidiary of the leading Russian fertilizer producer PhosAgro, to supply a complete in-pit crushing and conveying (IPCC) system for an apatite-nepheline ore mine. The mine is located near the city of Kirovsk on the Kola Peninsula in northern Russia. The order is worth around EUR 30 million.


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