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MagnaDense concrete from a construction perspective

8 juni 2020
Concrete containing the High Density aggregate MagnaDense is widely used in projects where space is limited or there is a requirement for additional weight to overcome civil engineering challenges.
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Zwaar beton vs. standaard beton

4 juni 2020
Standaard beton is nog steeds het meest gebruikte beton in de bouw, zelfs wanneer zwaar beton een beter, kosten-efficiënt en tijd-reducerend alternatief zou kunnen zijn. Waarom is dit het geval?
Radiation shielding in hospitals with MagnaDense - comparison

Radiotherapy unit of Oulu University Hospital shielded with high density concrete

3 juni 2020
Another Finnish hospital is under construction using MagnaDense concrete to reduce wall thickness but keeping optimum protection against radiation.
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PRESS RELEASE: LKAB produces Apatite from mine waste in a new pilot plant

29 mei 2020
LKAB is developing technology to recycle mine waste to produce phosphorus mineral fertilisers, rare earth elements (REEs), fluorine and gypsum, in a project called ReeMAP. The first step is to use the mine waste to produce an apatite concentrate, something LKAB is now doing in their pilot plant.
ITER Tokamak picture courtesy of ITER Organization

Radiation shielding for ITER

11 mei 2020
When the last supply of MagnaDense took place in April 2020, about 6,000m3 of high density MagnaDense concrete is used for building the ITER research facility in Southern France.
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LKAB annual and sustainability report 2019

8 mei 2020
During 2019, LKAB achieved strong earnings as a result of stable production and favourable market conditions, despite lower delivery volumes.

CPD Webinar Series Two

1 mei 2020
Following the success of our first webinar series, we are pleased to be launching the second series of webinars.

Partnering with the ICT to deliver learning in lockdown

1 mei 2020
We are excited to announce a partnership with the Institute of Concrete Technology, bringing members and customers a series of CPD webinars.

Gold medal for sustainability awarded to LKAB Minerals

24 april 2020
"We are honoured to receive EcoVadis gold medal as confirmation of high standards and practices for sustainable business, from an economic, environmental, and social perspective," says Anders Lundgren Chief Operating Officer, LKAB Minerals.