Operations currently in production include: 100+ year old mining and processing (smelting and refining) operation producing nickel, copper, cobalt and precious metals. Cobalt refining and precious metals upgrading facility originally commissioned in 1918. Integrated mining, milling, smelting and refining operation since 1961.
Feb 24, 2015 · The Vale hydromet plant in Long Harbour, Newfoundland, is officially open and treating concentrates from the Voisey's Bay nickel-copper-cobalt mine in Labrador. The plant is the first to use hydrometallurgical technology to treat sulphide nickel ores without generating carbon dioxide emissions common to conventional smelters.
In 2016, Long Harbour produced a cobalt intermediate with the operation expected to begin producing high quality cobalt metal in 2017. Process facilities are a pressure oxidation plant that includes an oxygen plant; LRT / CCD; solvent extraction; cadmium removal; and nickel, copper and cobalt electrowinning.
Jul 23, 2012 · Praxair Canada Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX), has signed a new contract with Vale, a leading international mining company, to supply oxygen to a new nickel processing facility being built in Long Harbor, Newfoundland.
Nov 20, 2014 · Employees working at the new multi-billion-dollar nickel processing plant in Long Harbour were eager to show off their workplace Wednesday during a ceremony to celebrate the start of production at the massive new complex. Plant expected to reach full production in two to three years.
May 30, 2011 · TORONTO—Mining giant Vale S.A. has awarded a two-year, $600-million contract to a group of construction partners called KBAC Constructors for work on its Long Harbour nickel processing plant .
Vale's nickel processing plant in Long Harbour received its first major shipment from its Labrador mine in Voisey's Bay Monday. The MV Umiak 1 delivered 2,000 tonnes of nickel concentrate to Vale's processing plant in Long Harbour on May 25, marking another milestone in .
The Vale Long Harbour Processing Plant being built in Newfoundland uses a hydrometallurgical process to process raw concentrate into refined products such as nickel, copper and cobalt. Stantec provided geotechnical, materials and quality control services for a five year project.
Headquartered in Brazil, Vale is a truly global company, operating on five continents. In Canada, Vale's primary business is nickel. In Newfoundland and Labrador, we currently operate an open pit mine and concentrator at Voisey's Bay and a nickel processing plant at Long Harbour.
Long Harbour Vale Long Harbour Processing Plant Project 1 Nickel Road, P.O. Box 39 Long Harbour, NL A0B 2J0 Tel: 709-228-3600 Vale Brazil: If you are interested in contacting Vale's corporate head office and its operations in Brazil, please click here to be directed to Vale's Brazil website .
Jul 03, 2015 · Up until the MV Umiak delivered the 2,000 tonnes of Voisey's Bay nickel concentrate, Long Harbour had been processing a concentrate with a 78 per cent nickel content known as "nickel matte" from Indonesia. Essentially, the Indonesian nickel matte the plant has been using for a year was a chance to test its systems and ensure the plant was ready to process Voisey's Bay concentrate, which Carter .
REQUEST TO REMOVEOther Nickel Papers. REQUEST TO REMOVEVale Long Harbour Nickel Processing Plant - Alberici. Alberici joint ventures are constructing major portions of a new $2.8 billion nickel processing plant that international mining giant Vale is developing in ...
Alberici constructed major portions of international mining giant Vale's new processing plant in the remote Canadian province of Newfoundland & Labrador. Built on a partially-brownfield site on the Port of Long Harbour, this massive facility features innovative hydrometallurgical processes that refine and ship 50,000 tons of nickel ore per year in a more economical and environmentally friendly manner.
Vale Canada chooses Intergraph SmartPlant Materials Vale Canada has purchased Intergraph SmartPlant Materials as its supply chain management software for the Long Harbour nickel processing plant in Long Harbour, Newfoundland, Canada
Vale Long Harbour. Mine owner Vale was looking for an efficient way to build a nickel processing plant on a remote location in Newfoundland, where not enough people were available to build the plant within the desired time frame.
The Voisey's Bay nickel-copper-cobalt mine is located in northern Labrador, about 35 kilometres southwest of Nain. The project encompasses a mine and concentrator at Voisey's Bay and port facilities in nearby Anaktalak Bay to ship the ore. In addition, a processing plant was built at Long Harbour, on Newfoundland's Avalon Peninsula.
The Long Harbour Nickel Processing Plant is a Canadian nickel concentrate processing facility located in Long Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador. Operated by Vale Limited, construction on the plant started in April 2009 and operations began in 2014.
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