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.
Learning in lockdown
“When all events and customer meetings were cancelled, digital events helped LKAB Minerals to continue to educate and update the industry”, explains Adele Redhead, Marketing & Communications Manager.
7 July 2020
Production ramp-up in the Kiruna mine
"Although we are mining less ore in total, for the time being, we have no restrictions to deliver contracted MagnaDense volumes," says Roger Johansson, Vice President Magnetite.
30 June 2020
Managing hydrostatic pressure with heavy ballast
You can solve the need to deal with pressure caused by hydrostatic uplift using heavy ballast. This is a proven concept for tunnels, underground railways and train stations, as well as underwater ramps and other constructions below groundwater level.
25 June 2020
Myths about heavy ballast
As high density ballast is not a commonly used solution, not everyone is experienced with this way of working. And we all know that the unknown might seem intimidating. However, we believe that with the right support, you will embrace this solution. In this article, we discuss the myths or challenges that surround dense ballast.
24 June 2020
From below ground to below water
MagnaDense is the most used high density aggregate in the world for Concrete Weight Coating applied to offshore pipelines.
23 June 2020
Webinar: Design & delivery of Heavyweight Concrete
Join us on the 15th July for our next CPD approved webinar to find out more about the design and delivery of heavyweight concrete.
Wednesday 15 July 2020, 11.00 BST
Webinar: Magnetite and Thermal Storage
Join the CPD approved webinar on the 29th July to learn more about Magnetite in Thermal Storage applications.
Wednesday 29 July 2020, 11.00 BST
Online Seminar: Civil Engineering Solutions in Infrastructure
With lock down and social distancing preventing the organisation of live events, we are pleased to announce our first online virtual event!
14 - 18 September 2020
World Compounding Expo 2020, Germany
UPDATE: The World Compounding Expo 2020 has been postponed to 7-8 October 2020 due to the Covid-19 virus circumstances.
7-8 October, 2020
Society for Radiological Protection Annual Conference 2021
UPDATE: Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, this exhibition has been postponed until the 16th -18th March 2021. Further information regarding this event will be posted here when available.
16-18 March 2021