Perth will host a $135 million scientific push to grow Australia’s battery industry after the Federal Government kicks in $25 million today. Federal Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews will today announce the Government’s support for a Curtin University-led consortium of almost 60 industry, government and research organisations behind the Future Battery Industries Co-operative Research Centre. Ms Andrews said the Government had prioritised lithium, cobalt, titanium and other
Members of the PMG board visited Korea last week 2nd April to 6th April to meet with LG Chem & EcoPro. We were met with a warm welcome from both parties who were excited about the project & expressed that demand in Manganese will exceed supply to become a more critical battery element. Key points:
PMG has successfully completed initial test work carried out by CSIRO to produce high purity manganese sulphate (HP MnSO4) and is in the process of lodging a global provisional patent.
PMG Present at World Mining Summit - Battery Technology Pilbara Metals Group Managing Director, Robert Mandanici, presented at the 2018 World Mining Summit, Lithium, Cobalt, Tech Minerals, Metals & Batteries Forum on Tuesday the 17th of September. The presentation focused on Manganese Sulphates Role in the Battery Revolution. The
Pilbara Metals Group Joins International Manganese Institute Pilbara Metals Group is pleased to announce it has joined the International Manganese Institute (IMnI). The IMnI was founded in 1975 and has it's headquarters located in Paris, France. It is a not-for-profit industry association who represents all aspects of the manganese industry from ore and alloy
Manganese's Place in Agriculture Manganese plays a vital role in Australia's Agriculture. Manganese along with Copper, Iron, Zinc, Boron and Molybdenum are the 6 trace elements that are essential for plant growth. Deficiencies are not uncommon in plants, crops and soil tests or tissue testing has identified where there are lacks of Manganese in
A New Era Pilbara Metals Group Pty Ltd was founded in 2014 as a mining company for exploration and production in the private sector. Due to market prices it laid idle for 3 years until the idea of Manganese in Batteries was thought of. PMG had an idea of becoming an end user for