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of Dover St, London. Operator of mining and treatment plants at Broken Hill, Australia
The first company to develop and operate processes for extracting zinc from mine tailings.
1906 Erected a plant for smelting of the silver-lead tailings from the Broken Hill mines but there were significant teething problems with it.
1911 Public company incorporated
1949 in view of the acquisitions that had recently occurred, the Consolidated Zinc Corporation was formed to simplify the financial affairs of the group.