Resource deal assures IG of world class feed supply
International Graphite has struck a deal to acquire Comet Resource’s Springdale graphite resource in a landmark arrangement that will create Western Australia’s first vertically integrated graphite production facility, from mine to customer.
New equipment kicks off research and development
The main equipment items for our purified graphite research and development program have arrived at the Collie plant. The centrepiece is a new laboratory furnace capable of reaching 3000°C – the first of its kind in Australia.
Inspiring Collie's future workforce
Students preparing for technical careers were given a look into the future at the first Science Alliance event, at the Collie campus of South Regional TAFE. The program featured IG and other industry innovators supported by the Collie Futures Fund.
WA Government invests $2m in IG
The Western Australian Government will invest $2 million to back International Graphite’s plans for Western Australia’s first downstream graphite processing plant, at Collie. The grant, from the Collie Futures Industry Development Fund, was announced by Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan.
Gearing up for downstream graphite production
IG is on track to deliver the first samples of its spheroidised, purified, battery anode materials (BAM) by the end of 2021, with equipment for its research and development facility due to be delivered within months.
IG joins EU battery supply chain
IG has been appointed one of the newest members of the European Battery Alliance (EBA250) further progressing its bid to be a key graphite supplier for the progressive, green tech focused European market. Europe is at the forefront of global renewables uptake, with its battery market expected to be valued at €250 billion a year by 2025.
Investment advisers appointed
Financial advisers The Pamplona Group have been appointed to guide International Graphite to a planned listing on the Australian Securities Exchange by mid 2021.
Establishing our foothold in Europe
Leading German investor relations consultancy DGWA has been appointed to help spearhead International Graphite’s move into the burgeoning European lithium-ion battery supply chain.
Seed offer closes strongly
International Graphite is rapidly moving forward with its plans to be one of the first producers of battery anode material (BAM) in Australia after its seed capital round closed, 50 percent over target.