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Decorative flooring with DekorFlake

Achieving 100% recyclability

2 maart 2012
In the quest for sustainable products, LKAB Minerals are pleased to see the resurgence of a material containing our minerals which can be reused.
refractory grade magnesite different grades

Investment in Refractory

10 februari 2012
Construction work at the Flixborough site has commenced and is on schedule for the new warehouse to be operational early 2012.
Radiation shielding hospital comparison

50 years of radiation shielding

6 september 2011
Some 50 years ago Sweden’s first oncological clinic was built using magnetite in the concrete for walls with radiation shielding properties.

Fulfilling REACh

15 juni 2011
The REACh team within Minelco have worked hard to ensure we meet our REACh obligations
Radiation therapy in hospital

Minelco delivers Magnetite to Skåne University Hospital

6 april 2011
Last week Minelco signed a contract with NCC, one of the leading construction companies in the Nordic region, for the supply of Minelco MagnaDense products to a new radiation treatment clinic at Skåne University Hospital in Lund, Sweden.
Radiation therapy in hospital

Radiation shielding in Norwegian hospital

31 maart 2011
Minelco has concluded a number of agreements for the delivery of Minelco MagnaDense to be used for the production of magnetite concrete walls in radiation oncology departments in hospitals.
Greenland from above

Minelco closes its olivine mine in Greenland

16 februari 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.
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 maart 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.