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The future of fertilizer: A new deep mine in the UK?

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Thursday 2 November 2017, 7.30PM

Speaker(s): Sid Brady, Mechanical Engineer, FIMMM, Sirius Minerals

York Society of Engineers Lecture

Rationale on why the world demand for high nutrient fertilizers and the economic benefits drives the construction of a new deep mine in the UK.

The talk covers:

  • The product chemistry and benefits.
  • Geography and layout of the operational elements of the project.
  • Focus on some of the technical challenges facing the construction of the whole project.
  • Environmental sensitivity influenced by construction within the North York Moors National Park.

Location: P/L/001 Lecture Theatre, Physics

Admission: is free of charge and open to all. No booking required.