Pilot Plant Update – 2nd Delivery of Major Equipment Received

Major items of equipment continue to arrive at COB’s Broken Hill plant site. The Pilot Plant will be modular and will inform Broken Hill Cobalt Project (BHCP) Feasibility Studies as well as supply cobalt product samples to the COB global sample partner program.

KEY POINTS:

  • Major items of equipment continue to arrive at our Broken Hill plant site. COB has taken delivery of a 2nd tranche of Pilot Plant equipment – including reactors, tanks, filters, pumps and spirals.
  • The Pilot Plant will inform Broken Hill Cobalt Project (BHCP) Feasibility Studies as well as supply cobalt product samples to the COB global sample partner program.
  • The Pilot Plant will be modular and will be sized upwards to a Demonstration Plant (1:1,000 to full commercial size) by Q3 2021.

CEO Joe Kaderavek, said:
“The 2nd tranche of critical equipment has now been received. We are on track to build/commission our Pilot Plant and then commence our global sample partner program from Q1 2021. The project represents an exciting commitment to the Broken Hill community.”

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