Henderson, WA: First Graphene are pleased to announce yet another major iron ore producer has adopted PureGRAPH® enhanced bucket liners. This makes the third major iron ore producer in Pilbara, Western Australia to adopt PureGRAPH® enhanced bucket liners. The bucket liners are being supplied by newGen, Henderson.
First Graphene’s PureGRAPH® high-performing graphene additives are used to manufacture rubber wear linings with outstanding strength and wear characteristics, increasing the life of wear linings and leading to significant productivity benefits for the mine.
The mine is installing ten bucket liners enhanced with PureGRAPH®.
First five liners ready for installation
PureGRAPH® enhanced wear liners continue to be adopted across the mining industry, due to their extended life, ease of use and enhanced fire retardancy properties. As the benefits continue to be validated, the industry is expected to adopt graphene-enhanced materials as a standard approach.
PureGRAPH® enhanced bucket liners have been used successfully since the middle of 2019 and as reported in February 2020 these materials continue to outperform standard rubber wear liners.