Oxygen & Metal from Lunar Regolith

This article originally appeared on The European Space Agency’s website here On the left side of this before and after image is a pile of simulated lunar soil, or regolith; on the right is the same pile after essentially all the oxygen has been extracted from it, leaving a mixture of metal alloys. Both the oxygen and metal could be…

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Metalysis inks international aluminium-scandium alloy technology partnership

Metalysis (or “the Company”), which has a disruptive technology for solid-state metals and novel alloys production, has signed a joint research and development programme (“the R&D Programme”) with an international partner, to co-create a high value aluminium-scandium alloy. The R&D Programme will investigate the use of Metalysis’ electrochemical technology to provide a scandium-rich feedstock addition, supporting master alloy production. Aluminium-scandium…

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Acquisition, Management & Branding Update

Metalysis (or “the Company”), the UK technology company, was acquired by Power Resources Group (PRG), an international mining, refining and smelting group, on 05 July 2019. The acquisition combined Metalysis’ solid-state process to produce valuable powder alloys, with PRG’s vertically integrated, critical metals mining and oxide refining assets.  The enlarged group re-branded as Metalysis on 13 September 2019, in keeping…

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Metalysis welcomes UK MOD’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) as Gen4 customer

HIGHLIGHTS Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (“Dstl”) announced as customer from Metalysis’ recently completed Generation 4 (“Gen4”) industrial scale plant; Dstl order concerns titanium powder alloys, one of Metalysis’ two Gen4 launch products (the other being an aluminium-scandium master alloy). Metalysis (or “the Company”), the UK technology company with a solid-state process to produce valuable powder alloys, is pleased to…

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Metalysis & Platina Resources Begin Scandium Master Alloy Development Project

Metalysis’ latest partner, Platina Resources (ASX: PGM)  (‘Platina’), has today announced the commencement of our low cost, scandium-rich, master alloy research and development (“R&D”) programme. HIGHLIGHTS Platina has signed an agreement with Metalysis to assess the technical and commercial viability of utilising their solid state  technology to produce master alloy Scandium oxide from Platina’s Owendale mine will be tested for the…

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Metalysis celebrates Northern Powerhouse Partner status and hosts UK Business and Industry Minister

HIGHLIGHTS “Metalysis is a prime example of the strength and economic potential of the north”, Business and Industry Minister, MP Richard Harrington; “They share our vision for a strong Northern Powerhouse economy,” Northern Powerhouse Minister, MP Jake Berry; and Joining the Northern Powerhouse Partners Programme emphasises Metalysis’ commitment to contributing to regional prosperity. Metalysis (or “the Company”), the Yorkshire headquartered,…

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Australian Mines’ scandium oxide verified by Metalysis for Phase II development of next-generation scandium alloy

Metalysis’ partner, Australian Mines (ASX: AUZ), has today provided an update on the companies’ high value aluminium-scandium (“AlSc”) alloy research and development (“R&D”) programme. HIGHLIGHTS Australian Mines’ produced high purity (in excess of 99.9%, or 3N) scandium oxide qualified by international partner, Metalysis, using its process, as a feedstock for next-generation scandium alloy Australian Mines is progressing to Phase II…

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Metalysis powers up first industrial scale plant

HIGHLIGHTS First industrial scale metal alloy powder production facility based on Metalysis’ process, offering a new U.K. source of supply for global end-users; Supports demand-driven delivery of high performance niche and master alloy powders for advanced manufacturing, 3D printing, battery, magnet, aerospace and automotive applications; and Signifies business transition to commercial production after more than a decade of technology development….

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Metalysis provides aluminium-scandium alloy R&D programme update

HIGHLIGHTS 12 month R&D overview of activities successfully addressing cost and supply challenges historically limiting scandium use; New partner, Australian Mines, to provide scandium oxide for qualification in H2, 2018; and High value AlSc alloy continues to pose excellent launch product potential for Metalysis’ Generation 4 industrial plant. Metalysis (or “the Company”), the UK technology company with a solid-state process…

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Metalysis raises £12m ahead of commercial production kick-off

Metalysis (or “the Company”), the U.K. technology company with a solid-state process to produce valuable, 3D printable metal alloy powders, has raised £12m ahead of commercial production from its Generation 4 (“Gen4”) industrial scale expansion project. Proceeds will fund state-of-the-art post-processing facilities, feedstock and provide working capital to support the rollout of Gen4. Fundraising participants comprised existing shareholders Woodford Investment…

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