fbpx

phosphate

Feb 25, 2020
Paradise phosphate project on the market

Paradise phosphate project on the market

The former Paradise phosphate project in North-West Queensland is on the market, with the owners now in liquidation. Legend International Holdings/Paradise Phosphate are seeking offers for the portfolio of tenements through KordaMentha. The tenements were at the centre of a $1.7 billion-plus proposal by the ‘Diamond’ Joe Gutnick-led Legend International Holdings to develop phosphate mi...

Read More
Nov 08, 2019
Ardmore operations on ice amid poor phosphate prices

Ardmore operations on ice amid poor phosphate prices

Centrex Metals has announced it is deferring start-up operations at its Ardmore phosphate project, south of Mount Isa, and implementing cost-cutting measures. The announcement comes within two months of the company completing on-site assembly of a 70-tonne per hour start-up plant, which can be upgraded to meet the proposed full-scale Ardmore production of 800,000 tonnes… This content is for...

Read More
Sep 12, 2019
Processing plant ready to roll at Ardmore

Processing plant ready to roll at Ardmore

Centrex Metals’ Ardmore phosphate project south of Mount Isa has reached a milestone, with a 70-tonnes-per-hour processing plant fully assembled on site. This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ Geo, iQ Mining North, iQ Miner’s Life, iQ Rockhampton, iQ Coal and Mining North, iQ Coal and iQ Geo, iQ Civil and iQ Coal, iQ Civil and Mining North, and iQ Civil and i...

Read More
Jul 24, 2019
Ardmore advances towards concentrate production

Ardmore advances towards concentrate production

The start-up processing plant is taking shape at Centrex Metals’ Ardmore phosphate rock project in North West Queensland. The wet processing plant will have an initial capacity of 70tph and has been designed to expand to 140tph for the full-scale operation, which will produce 800,000 wet tonnes of phosphate rock per annum. Chief executive officer… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland,...

Read More
Jun 05, 2019
Ardmore site works begin in preparation for plant arrival

Ardmore site works begin in preparation for plant arrival

Centrex Metals says site works have begun at the company’s flagship Ardmore phosphate rock project in North-West Queensland. The site works are being undertaken in preparation for the expected arrival of a start-up plant this month. CDE Global completed the fabrication and trial assembly of the 70-tonne-per hour modular plant,  which cost about $4 million,… This content is for iQ Industry Q...

Read More
Jun 03, 2019
Land sale boosts Centrex coffers as Ardmore advances

Land sale boosts Centrex coffers as Ardmore advances

The company behind the Ardmore phosphate rock project in North-West Queensland has completed a $1.4 million land sale Money from the sale of its ‘non-core’ land holding at Port Spencer, South Australia, would go towards advancing Ardmore, Centrex Metals said. “We continue to focus on Ardmore and build momentum towards beginning trial mining later this… This content is for ...

Read More
Jun 01, 2019
Centrex looks to secure extra water for phosphate mine

Centrex looks to secure extra water for phosphate mine

Centrex Metals has submitted an application to allow the use of Split Creek Dam to capture and store water for its Ardmore phosphate rock project, 128km south of Mount Isa. The Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) on Ardmore identified that additional water may be required in the second half of the mine’s life, the company said…. This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, ...

Read More
May 14, 2019
Ardmore phosphate product in demand

Ardmore phosphate product in demand

Centrex Metals has secured its second sales contract for high-quality phosphate rock concentrate from the Ardmore project, south of Mount Isa. New Zealand-based Ballance Agri-Nutrients has previously trialled 400 wet tonnes of ore from Ardmore to produce single superphosphate. It will buy a further 5000 wet tonnes of concentrate when Centrex Metals kicks off trial… This content is for iQ In...

Read More
Apr 30, 2019
Processing plant en route to Ardmore phosphate site

Processing plant en route to Ardmore phosphate site

A start-up processing plant is on its way to Australia for Centrex Metals’ Ardmore rock phosphate project, south of Mount Isa. CDE Global has completed the fabrication and trial assembly of the 70-tonne-per hour modular plant, which is expected to arrive on site in June from the United Kingdom. Concentrate produced from the start-up phase… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, i...

Read More
Menu