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UltraCarb – Life Cycle Analysis

14 June , 2019
A detailed and independently controlled Life Cycle Assessment of UltraCarb showed how significantly more environmental friendly UltraCarb is. We took a full life cycle comparing it to traditional aluminium hydroxide (ATH) flame retardants.
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Ulrika Håkansson ReeMAP introduction

23 March , 2019
LKAB is investing 45 million SEK in pilot plants, to recycle LKAB mine waste through innovative processing, producing valuable minerals. Ulrika Håkansson at LKAB Minerals is responsible for the ReeMAP-project and gives an introduction to this project.

Webinar: Tung betong från ballast till form

11 February , 2019
LKAB Minerals och Sydsten delar med sig av sina kunskaper efter att ha levererat 4000 kubikmeter tung betong till ESS.
Video om tung betong vid ESS

Video strålsskyddsbetong för ESS

31 January , 2019
SKANSKA och Sydsten delar med sig av sina erfarenheter från att producera tung betong för ESS.
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Radiation shielding concrete for ESS

31 January , 2019
Representatives from Skanska and Sydsten share insights and tips for producing and placing high density concrete.
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Francis Flower acquisition video

2 November , 2018
October 10th, 2018 LKAB Minerals announced it is in the process of acquiring the company Francis Flower. Leif Boström explains the reasons why.

Hywind movie

1 November , 2018
Offshore the Scottish coast you will find the HyWind floating wind farm. To keep them floating we supplied our high density MagnaDense.

MagnaDense slurry test movie

31 October , 2018
The slurry test is initiated to match the demands from the industry. To allow offshore structures to be ballasted with magnetite slurry both off and onshore.

ESS Radiation Shielding movie

31 October , 2018
LKAB Minerals provided the European Spallation Source (ESS) with 14,000 tonnes of its high density MagnaDense. This is used to form part of the radiation shielding within this research facility.

MagnaDense Offshore Applications movie

31 October , 2018
MagnaDense is used both as loose aggregate as well as mixed into high density concrete to give weight to a large number of offshore constructions. Offshore wind turbine foundations, both gravity based as well as floating platforms, under water pipe coating, concrete mattresses, concrete anchors have used MagnaDense in their design. Watch the video to learn more!