Lion II ferrochrome plant

The 360 000 tonnes per annum (tpa) Phase II of the Lion ferrochrome plant (Lion II) has increased the Glencore-Merafe Chrome Venture’s total installed capacity to over 2.3 million tpa. This smelter, based on the energy efficient Premus technology ramped up to full production in the first half of 2015. For further information on the premus technology, refer to our June 2014 site visit presentation.


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