Effective early July 2020, Mikko Keto will join FLSmidth as President of Mining Industry and member of Group Executive Management. The appointment comes following Manfred Schaffer’s decision to retire in 2020.
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nutrien Ltd. (“Nutrien”) (NYSE, TSX: NTR) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase 100 percent of the equity of Agrosema Comercial Agricola Ltda. (“Agrosema”). Agrosema is an important Ag retailer in the southern Brazil crop input market with over 30 years of experience. Their annual sales are approximately US$60 million across 12 farm centers with approximately 200 employees servicing thousands of farm customers.
KBR’s Magnac high-concentration nitric acid technology has been selected for producing high concentration nitric acid at Grupa Azoty’s plant in Poland. KBR will also be responsible for providing detailed engineering design, equipment and other related services for the unit.
Soulagement pour l’entreprise SNC-Lavalin, fleuron canadien de l’ingénierie et de construction, et soulagement pour le premier ministre libéral, Justin Trudeau. Le feuilleton politico-judiciaire qui a miné la campagne de M. Trudeau lors des élections d’octobre, a connu, mercredi 18 décembre, son dénouement. La filiale construction du géant montréalais, accusée de fraude envers l’Etat libyen depuis 2015, échappe à toutes poursuites judiciaires,après avoir plaidé coupable devant la Cour du Québec.
FosAgro has announced the completion of construction and start-up work on ammonium sulfate production at Apatite (part of FosAgro). Installation with a capacity of 300,000. tons of ammonium sulfate per year has become one of the largest in the world in terms of installed single capacity.
At the end of 2020, it is planned to sell the Odessa port plant, and now work is underway to prepare for the bidding, said the chairman of the Fund of State Property of Ukraine Dmitry Sennichenko during the Saudi-Ukrainian agricultural Business Investment Forum.
Australia’s Danakali (ASX, LON:DNK) has secured a further $50 million investment from its ally Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), which will allow it to speed up development of its world-class Colluli sulphate of project (SOP) in Eritrea.
Outotec has been awarded a contract for the delivery of two grinding mills to a zinc concentrator plant in Mexico. The contract price is not disclosed, but deliveries with similar scope are typically worth approximately EUR 20 million. The order has been booked in Outotec’s 2019 fourth quarter order intake.