Tag: New Caledonia

Eiffage to build new SLN power plant

newsitemThe Boards of Directors of ERAMET and of Société Le Nickel (SLN) selected the Eiffage group as the preferred bidder for the power plant project intended to take over from the current power station that supplies SLN's Doniambo plant in New Caledonia with electricity after a detailed comparative review of three competing bids.

Xstrata to launch Koniambo nickel plant

Xstrata is on schedule to open its Koniambo nickel plant located in the French Pacific territory of New Caledonia for 2012.

Vale large nickel projects

Vale recently announced the successful commissioning of its two large nickel projects namely Vale New Caledonia and Onça Puma.  After VNC's continuous operation of the High Pressure Acid Leaching unit 2 for 3 weeks and achieving

Vale Goro project produces nickel

Vale’s Goro project, located in New Caledonia, has successfully produced its first nickel metal product.

New Caledonian contract for Technip-Coflexip

Goro Nickel, of the Canadian INCO-group, has signed a contract with Technip-Coflexip in association with the American group Bechtel for the engineering, project management, procurement of equipment and materials and construction of a nickel-cobalt production complex at Goro, in the south of New Caledonia.