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  • Figure 3. Open-air casting of the first magnesium metal ingot generated using the company’s proprietary production process.

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    Big Blue Technologies Developing Carbothermal Reduction Technology for Magnesium Metal Production

    Big Blue Technologies has officially begun producing primary magnesium (Mg) metal on its pilot system in Denver, Colorado (Figure 1), which uses a proprietary carbothermal reduction process. Implementing modern high temperature and vacuum engineering solutions, the company aims to introduce the world’s most energy and material efficient primary production process. The company plans to produce […]