Direct Nickel Completes Nickel Production Demonstration Program

Direct Nickel Ltd. (ASX:DIR) announced that it has successfully completed its Nickel Production Demonstration Program. That milestone positions the company for its first commercial plant and “underlines its objective to become a global nickel producer using the proprietary DNi Process.”

As quoted in the press release:

Following the success of the Nickel Production Demonstration Program at the DNi Test Plant, a Feasibility Study is underway for a DNi Process Plant to produce up to 10-20,000 tonnes per annum of nickel in concentrate. For this commercial plant, Direct Nickel has partnered with Indonesia’s largest nickel miner, PT ANTAM (Persero) Tbk (IDX: ANTM; ASX: ATM; ANTAM).

When operational, the plant will be the first commercial processing plant to use the revolutionary DNi processing technology and will be established at ANTAM’s Buli operation in Halmahera, Indonesia.

Click here to read the full Direct Nickel Ltd. (ASX:DIR) press release.