Salt and Other Mineral Mining

DFS expected late 2019 for Sulphate of Potash project in East Pilbara producing 426,000 tpa over 20 year life

A proposed Sulphate of Potash Project in the East Pilbara region about 490 km south of Halls Creek will produce 426,000 tpa over 20 year life with construction to start 2020 and first production in 2022.

Plans for $230m salt production and export operation to produce at least 1.83Mtpa south west of Karratha

A working partnership is planning to develop a $230 million salt production and export operation about 55km west south west of Karratha.

WA minerals project inches towards bankability

A sulphate of potash project in the Kimberley has ramped up onsite activities to support it reaching DFS.

Green light given for WA minerals project gas pipeline

A WA minerals producer has been granted a license to construct and operate a gas pipeline in the Pilbara The permit issued by the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) will mean Kalium Lakes now have the option to include a $29m pipeline as part of its Beyondie Sulphate Of Potash Project, located 160km south-east of Newman, WA.

$29m gas pipeline contract up for grabs for WA minerals project

A WA sulphate of potash producer will release a tender to build a gas pipeline to its project in coming months.

Early works to commence on $550m fertiliser project

Projectory understands early work are progressing for a sulphate of potash project in WA’s Kimberley.

Exceptional BFS confirms mineral project’s “phased ramp-up” to production in 2020

A WA sulphate of potash producer has confirmed plans to build a pilot plant and full-scale production facility after bankable feasibility study shows “exceptional financial outcomes” for its proposed SOP in the Pilbara.

WA minerals companies join forces to ramp up projects

Two neighbouring salt minerals companies have entered into a joint study to determine shared infrastructure costs for their projects.

Construction confirmed for WA minerals project in 2019

Projectory has learned that a company seeking to develop a $230m sulphate of potash project in the Pilbara expects to begin the first stage of construction early next year.

Definitive works on track for Goldfields fertiliser project

A key contact for a potash project has provided Projectory with information on estimated start of works and the location of contractors that it will prefer to engage.