Photo: Samson® bulk material receiving unit from Aumund (© Aumund)
With a combination of a chain bucket elevator and a Samson® bulk material receiving unit, Aumund Fördertechnik GmbH persuaded the people in charge at the French Eramet Group, the supplier of the Doniambo nickel mine. Eramet is a world leader in alloying metals, particularly manganese and nickel, and in high-quality metallurgy. In addition, Eramet has major research and development projects in new business lines with high growth potential, such as titanium dioxide, zircon, lithium, niobium and the rare earths, as well as recycling. The group employs about 14,000 people in 20 countries.