Lochaline mine re-opens; first silica sand delivery completed
Published: Monday, 03 December 2012
LQS delivers first truckload of silica sand to glass manufacturer Pilkington
Lochaline Quartz Sand Ltd (LQS) has now completed the
re-opening of the Lochaline silica sand mine, located on the
west coast of Scotland, UK.
LQS is a joint venture between Italian mining company Gruppo
Minerali Maffei (GMM) and global glass manufacturer Pilkington,
which is part of the NSG Group. GMM...