News & Events
Below you will find the latest news around LKAB Minerals and a list of upcoming events at which you can get in touch with our local representatives.
Overcoming hydrostatic pressure in Central London
During 2017, LKAB Minerals supplied 400 tonnes of MagnaDense to the Kilburn project in North West London for a residential and commercial construction project, replacing five old buildings with new.
17 February 2020
Samuel Beckett bridge swivels due to MagnaDense
The cable-stayed Samuel Beckett bridge in Dublin has a unique design with heavy concrete in both pivot and bridge deck to maintain the right balance. For boats to pass, the bridge swivels open balancing on a pivot placed out of the centre.
13 February 2020
Natural mineral unites countries via longest European bridge
LKAB Minerals supplied the two most significant Danish bridge projects with their heavy loose ballast material to support the bridge's stability. However, the use of the dense aggregate for these two projects was different for each bridge
13 February 2020
Gypsol liquid screed of choice in Hackney
This January, Gypsol Diamond was the screed of choice for a new build project, located in the Hackney region of London.
31 January 2020
Bentonite protects water pipes
When the contamination of the ground and groundwater with petroleum was discovered, the ground engineering contractor NEKAB decided to use bentonite as a protective membrane.
29 January 2020
BetonTage 2020 – Concrete Day Germany
Do you want to learn all there is about high density concrete? Talk to our German colleagues at the next BetonTage in Ulm, Germany.
18-20 February, 2020
PVC formulation 2020, Germany
This international PVC formulation 2020 conference, organised by AMI, is the place to be for everything PVC related.
24-26 February 2020
Energy Storage Europe 2020
Storing energy in Magnetite for industrial applications is a new and exciting opportunity for LKAB Minerals.
10-12 March 2020
UK Concrete Show 2020
Join us at the NEC, Birmingham on March 25 and 26 to find out more about our range of products for the Concrete industry.
25 and 26 March 2020
Join us in Coventry for the complete event for surface and coatings technology.
2-3 June 2020