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Wire & Cable with UltraCarb

Minelco at Wire & Cable India 2010

4 December , 2010
The three-day Wire & Cable exhibition in Mumbai, held in November, is the largest and most important exhibition for the wire and cable industry in India.
MagnaDense for offshore applications

Minelco MagnaDense – more weight less volume

4 November , 2010
Minelco MagnaDense is a high grade natural aggregate manufactured from the iron oxide Magnetite. With its high specific gravity Minelco MagnaDense is used as an aggregate to produce high quality high density concrete.
LKAB office building

Minelco parent LKAB plans for three new iron ore mines

19 October , 2010
LKAB plans to open three iron ore mines in the Svappavaara field outside Kiruna over the coming years. Gruvberget is the first. The other two are Leveäniemi and Mertainen.
UltraCarb pile in landscape

Minelco at Kunststoffen 2010

18 October , 2010
During the last week of September Minelco exhibited at Kunststoffen 2010. This is the largest plastics trade fair in the Benelux countries.
Greenland from above

Minelco closes its olivine mine in Greenland

16 February , 2010
Based on an evaluation of our business activities, we have decided to shutdown the Olivine mine located in the mining site of Seqi in Greenland," announces Markus Petäjäniemi, CEO of Minelco.
Heat resistant pain - flames of a fire

Fire is a simple event which demands a lot of know-how!

20 January , 2010
This was how one of the delegates summarised the papers presented at the Fire Resistance in Plastics Conference held in December, 2009 at the Sheraton Offenbach Hotel near Frankfurt in Germany. This is an annual international conference.
Map of Sweden

Minelco wins Swedish Export Prize in Germany

11 November , 2009
Minelco and the fashion company H&M have won the Swedish export prize in Germany. The awards were presented at the 50th anniversary celebration of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hamburg on 10 November
MagnaDense in different grades in a row

Saying yes to Nord Stream

5 November , 2009
Today, the governments of Sweden and Finland approved that Nord Stream can lay down pipelines for transporting natural gas through their economical zones of the Baltic Sea. This means that Minelco's deliveries of Magnetite products will speed up
LKAB Minerals logotype

LKAB/Minelco and Höganäs AB celebrate 100-year relationship

31 March , 2009
The first delivery of iron ore to Höganäs AB took place in 1909. Building on 100 years of relationship, the companies celebrated at a gathering at LKAB’s operations in Kiruna.