LKAB Minerals is strengthening R&D to increase focus on delivering innovative mineral solutions that enables our customers to be successful.
LKAB Minerals has offices, processing plants and deposits in 12 countries and are a leading global supplier of mineral solutions. With unique mineral deposits and a history of developing innovative and sustainable products based on natural minerals, LKAB Minerals are looking to further increase rate of new innovations presented to the market.
“It is our strategy to deliver unrivalled customer value by offering sustainable mineral solutions, developed by our application specialists and manufactured by our mineral and processing experts” says Leif Boström, CEO of LKAB Minerals and continues to say “Having worked in various roles and projects with business development, R&D and production, Rob has extensive experience of our company and mineral products as well as our customer applications. With his strategic view and methodological approach I am confident Rob is the right person to progress and boost the work we are doing with R&D”.
Rob Lammertink comments on his appointment “Innovation is a strong driver in our growth plan and the overarching objective for our R&D team will be to develop new mineral based solutions that will enable our customers to be more successful. Focus will mainly be on our unique mineral assets and their added value in numerous application areas. This means foremost a focus on magnetite, mica and hydromagnesite huntite as well as refractory minerals and recycling. Our research and development programs are managed in-house and in close cooperation with customers, suppliers, institutes and universities. Furthermore we will be increasing cooperation within the LKAB corporation with our owner company.”