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Ravensthorpe News

  • Ravensthorpe extension on the cards 2016-09-16
    First Quantum Minerals has applied for approval to extend the life of the Ravensthorpe nickel mine
  • First Quantum Minerals Announces Its 2015 Production and Sales 2016-02-01

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 1, 2016) - First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or "the Company") (TSX:FM)(LSE:FQM) today announced its production and sales for the three months and year ended December 31, 2015.

Ravensthorpe Information

  • General 2015-05-10
    The Ravensthorpe Nickel Operation (RNO) is located 50 kilometres from the south eastern Western Australian town of Hopetoun. The operation is fully owned by First Quantum Australia Nickel Pty Ltd, a subsidiary company belonging to Canadian based international mining company, First Quantum Minerals Limited. First Quantum Minerals Limited returned the Ravensthorpe Nickel Operation to production in December 2011 following a comprehensive process of modification and general infrastructure improvements. The Ravensthorpe nickel and cobalt mine is operated as an open cut operation that produces hydroxide precipate by means of a sophisticated technical hydrometallurgical process. The operation employs approximately 450 people and is aiming to produce an average of 28,000 tonnes of mixed hydroxide precipitate nickel throughout its estimated life of mine of 30 years.

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