2015

Construction of sedimentation pool to treat atmospheric water and oil separator installation.

2014

Acquired IPPC Permit (Integrated Environmental Permit).

2013

Introduced an advanced refining method of nickel in the form of granules.

2013

Investments in the expansion and efficiency increasing of ESP in rotary kilns.

2013

Construction of a new electrostatic filter in rotary kiln no.1

2013

Second phase of rehabilitation of slag deposit in Suka.

2012

Implementation of ISO 14001

2012

Continual Emission Monitoring Station (CEMS).

2011

Implementation of ISO 9001.

2010
2010

Gases cleaning systems in electric furnaces.

  • In each furnace is installed the gas cleaning system (venturi-scrubber).
  • The installation has restarting in summer of 2009;
  • Tests for work condition have start during March 2010;
  • These gas cleaning systems considering like BAT (Best Available Technology) for electrical furnaces (BREF document).

Part view of gas cleaning treatment system in EF (Venturi-scrubber)

2007

Steam plant according with EU standards.

2007

Wastewater treatment plant.

1999

Ferronikeli plant was bombarded during the conflict in Kosova in year 1999.

1984

The two line plant was built in 1984 using largely Soviet technology, but with certain elements such as the electric furnaces, rotary kilns and casting machines, based on Western designs.

1958

Indications of the existence of nickel ores in Kosovo , had already been discovered in 1958. The nickel ore deposits in the Kosovo are of oxide laterite type.