As the Company continues to deliver on its strategy of increasing it production and adding value within the DRC . The company commissions both the 'PP2' process plant and the sulphuric acid plant. The plant has a significantly expanded production capacity of 2,400 tonnes cobalt carbonate/hydroxide and 5,000 tonnes of copper carbonate per annum. The sulphuric acid plant feeds the newly commissioned PP2 plant providing a secure, cost-effective and timely supply of scarce sulphuric acid.
In August of this year a new Electric Sub-Station was also commissioned. This provides power for production to be continued without interruption.