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  • Nickel Mines increases interest in nickel pig iron Rotary

    An Australian nickel producer has increased its stake in an Indonesian nickel iron plant. Nickel Mines announced in a statement this week that it has increased its interest in the under-construction Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace (RKEF) plant by 35% in a deal worth $70 million.

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  • Nickel Mines Limited

    About Nickel Mines. Nickel Mines Limited ('Nickel Mines' or 'the Company') is an Australian public company emerging as a globally significant, low cost producer of nickel pig iron ('NPI'), a key ingredient in the production of stainless steel.

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  • Nickel Mines' Ranger Produces First Nickel Pig Iron INN

    Nickel Mines (ASX:NIC) has checked a box off its to-do list at the Ranger nickel project in Indonesia with the first production of nickel pig iron (NPI). According to the company, the asset

  • Tsingshan — Nickel Mines Limited

    Tsingshan, who pioneered the Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace (RKEF) process to produce low-cost nickel pig iron (NPI), is now the dominant player in the Indonesian NPI industry and a global leader in NPI processing technology, including having implemented the Argon Oxygen Decarburisation process which incorporates the direct hot charging of NPI

  • Nickel Prices Hampered by Nickel Pig Iron Innovations INN

    The Economic Times reported that technical innovations have pushed the break-even cost for nickel pig iron produced via rotary kiln electric furnace (RKEF) in China down to $12,500 per metric ton

  • ESS Smelting Technology Enabling FeNi Smelting from Limonite

    nickel pig iron (<15% Ni) in mini blast furnaces. The difficulty of smelting high iron limonite in a conventional RKEF process is to control iron reduction and, if the liquidus temperature of the slag is less than that of the alloy, the high slag superheat necessary to keep the alloy molten. One solution to overcome a low slag liquidus

  • Nickel Mines’ US$120 push into Indonesia’s nickel pig iron

    25/10/2018· Nickel Mines, a Sydney-based mining company, has invested around US$120 million to date in two new nickel pig iron production lines in Indonesia, expecting the new plant to start commissioning by end of June next year.

  • Indonesia sets sights on increased nickel capacity to meet

    30/10/2019· Up until now the focus for new capacity in Indonesia has been on building nickel pig iron capacity predominantly through the Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace (RKEF) route. This is a product that is geared for the stainless industry and we have seen several NPI projects come on stream since 2014.

  • China's nickel pig iron output to hit 500,000 T in 2019

    BEIJING, Jan 28 (Reuters) * China's output of nickel pig iron, a ferronickel used to make stainless steel, is expected to rise by about 5 percent this year to 500,000 tonnes due to capacity launches, research house Antaike said in a note on Monday.

  • Nickel Mines Reports Maiden NPI Production from First

    Nickel Mines Limited intends to become a globally significant, low cost producer of nickel pig iron, a key ingredient in the production of stainless steel. The company was listed on ASX in August 2018 and since then, has provided a return of 51.79% as on 30th May 2019. Today, the company’s securities were placed in a trading halt at the request of NIC, pending it releasing an announcement in

  • Nickel Mines’ US$120 push into Indonesia’s nickel pig iron

    25/10/2018· Nickel Mines, a Sydney-based mining company, has invested around US$120 million to date in two new nickel pig iron production lines in Indonesia, expecting the new plant to start commissioning by end of June next year.

  • Tsingshan expands rotary kiln NPI output to 75,000 tpy

    “We just started trial production to test operation of the furnaces and will start normal production soon,” an official at the company said. Nickel pig iron production in China is increasingly being produced by rotary kiln furnaces, making production viable at lower nickel price levels.

  • Nickel Mines increases pig iron plant interest to 60% for

    4/09/2018· The Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace (RKEF) plant, located in Indonesia’s Morowali Industrial Park (IMIP), is used for the production of nickel pig iron — a key component of stainless steel. The

  • [colored Changwen] from history, technology, to industrial

    There are many low nickel iron produced by blast furnace in China. The raw materials used are laterite nickel ore with iron content of about 50% and nickel content of about 1%, and low nickel pig iron with nickel content of about 2%. Usually, the coke ratio of pig iron is about 0.5 (500Kg coke / ton pig iron), and the coke ratio of above

  • Nickel Mining Global Mining News, Magazine and Website

    22/04/2019· Nickel Mines increases interest in nickel pig iron Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace . By . Dale Benton . Sep 04, 2018, 5:24AM An Australian nickel producer has increased its stake in an Indonesian nickel iron plant. Nickel Read more. Nickel Australia. Nickel Mines lists on ASX with $200 million IPO. By . Dale Benton. Aug 20, 2018, 5:26AM Nickel Australia. Nickel Mines lists on ASX with $200

  • nickel pig iron rotary kiln siculocks

    , (Rotary Kiln + Submerged Arc Furnace) for Nickel Pig Iron smelting:,Ferro Nickel Alloy Smelting with RKEF Process,Laterite Nickel Ore Rotary Kiln . Chat Now; Nickel Pig Iron Rotary Kiln askmiin. Nickel Pig Iron Rotary Kiln piano facts, information, pictures Piano Background The piano may be the best known and loved of all musical

  • Carbothermic Reduction of Nickeliferous Laterite Ores for

    In 2011, the nickel production in China amounted to 446 kilotons, with the proportion of electrolytic nickel and nickel pig iron (NPI) registering 41.5% and 56.5%, respectively. NPI is a low-cost

  • Nickel: Nickel Mines produces first NPI in Indonesia — Roskill

    Australian company Nickel Mines has produced the first nickel pig iron (NPI) at its 60%-owned Hengjaya nickel project, in the Morowali Industrial Park in Indonesia. The NPI was produced from one of the two rotary kilns that the company is building at the site. Commissioning will be interrupted during the Read more

  • FERRONICKEL PRODUCTION AND OPERATION

    FERRONICKEL PRODUCTION AND OPERATION NICKEL PIG IRON PRODUCTION FROM LATERITIC NICKEL ORES 1Halil Yildirim, 1 gas, etc.) as a reductant in a rotary kiln. Nickel and cobalt are firstly reduced because iron has greater affinity to oxygen. The product is charged to converter for refining after discarding the slag phase containing unreduced iron oxide, magnesium oxide and

  • China Rotary Kiln Process of Making Sponge Iron China

    China Rotary Kiln Process of Making Sponge Iron, Find details about China Rotary Kiln Process of Making Sponge Iron, Sponge Iron Rotary Kiln from Rotary Kiln Process of Making Sponge Iron Luoyang Zhongtai Industries Co., Ltd.

  • nickel pig iron rotary kiln siculocks

    , (Rotary Kiln + Submerged Arc Furnace) for Nickel Pig Iron smelting:,Ferro Nickel Alloy Smelting with RKEF Process,Laterite Nickel Ore Rotary Kiln . Chat Now; Nickel Pig Iron Rotary Kiln askmiin. Nickel Pig Iron Rotary Kiln piano facts, information, pictures Piano Background The piano may be the best known and loved of all musical

  • Carbothermic Reduction of Nickeliferous Laterite Ores for

    In 2011, the nickel production in China amounted to 446 kilotons, with the proportion of electrolytic nickel and nickel pig iron (NPI) registering 41.5% and 56.5%, respectively. NPI is a low-cost

  • Nickel Mines acquires further 35% of nickel pig iron plant

    Australian company Nickel Mines has increased its ownership of an under-construction nickel pig iron plant in Indonesia to 60 per cent for US$70 million. The purchase price is fully funded by proceeds from the Nickel Mines’ IPO and its interest in the 2-line Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace (‘RKEF’) plant currently under construction within the Indonesia Morowali Industrial Park (‘IMIP’).

  • Blast Furnace vs. RKEF on Indonesia NPI (Nickel Pig Iron

    27/08/2015· About RKEF (Rotary Kiln + Submerged Arc Furnace) for Nickel Pig Iron smelting: This needs power due to the applications of Submerged Arc Furnace equipment (SAF). Surely we

  • nickel ore sintering kiln design supremewheels.co.za

    Abstract Scope, Nickel pig iron (NPI), used as a substitute for electrolytic nickel, is able to reduce the production cost of stainless steel greatly. Aiming for preparing NPI from nickeliferous laterite ore, a pilotplant scale test of coalbased rotary kiln direct reduction of

  • Nickel Mines’ run continues: second kiln delivers first

    20/03/2019· Nickel Mines Limited has advised that the second kiln at the company’s 60% owned Hengjaya Nickel Project has been commissioned and has produced its first nickel pig iron (NPI).Operation of the first kiln is said to be progressing well and is expected to reach at least 80% of nameplate capacity by early April 2019, while the second kiln is anticipated to reach at least 80% of

  • Nickel Mines expands Ranger stake in Indonesia

    15/08/2019· Nickel Mines has upped its stake in the Ranger nickel project in Indonesia to 60 per cent. The company, which exercised an option within 60 days of first nickel pig iron

  • Catalysts Imminent as NIC Eyes Full Scale Nickel Production

    Maiden NPI production complete at Hengjaya Nickel Project. As Nickel Mines reported last week, a first batch of Nickel Pig Iron (NPI) was produced in a maiden production run from one of Hengjaya Nickel’s two rotary kilns.With first production over the line, Hengjaya Nickel’s first kiln is expected to reach at least 80% of nameplate capacity by early April 2019.

  • Nickel Mines’ Hengjaya project produces first returns

    4/02/2019· Nickel Mines’ (ASX:NIC) 60% owned Hengjaya Nickel Project has now produced its first nickel pig iron (NPI). By way of background, NIC is an ASX small cap that's on the cusp of emerging as a significant player in the global nickel space. It's looking to capitalise on nickel demand, which is

  • Shandong Xinhai, Silkroad Nickel to build 400,000 mt/year

    19/08/2019· Silkroad Nickel said last week that it had inked a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Shandong Xinhai’s subsidiary in Singapore for this smelting project, which is a rotary kiln electric furnace (RKEF), supported by a coal-fired power plant, and can produce up to 400,000 mt of ferronickel in a year.