Products & Services

  • Copper solvent extraction and electrowinning technology for Taseko
    Metso Outotec has signed an agreement with Florence Copper Inc., a subsidiary of Taseko Mines Limited, to supply copper solvent extraction and electrowinning technology for a plant to be built in Arizona. The order exceeding EUR 20 million has been booked in the Metals’ segment Q3/2021 orders received. The delivery
  • Exacting industrial gearbox requirements met for DRC mine
    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Mining, whether underground or above ground, is always a challenging operating environment for precision-engineered industrial gearboxes. SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa found its well-established capabilities and extensive experience tested to the full, when it was contracted by a new copper mine in the DRC to supply conveyer drives
  • Planet positive grinding technology for greenfield iron ore
    Metso Outotec will deliver several energy-efficient stirred mills to a greenfield iron ore processing plant in Liaoning Province in northeastern China. The stirred mill installation, which corresponds to 11 MW of power, will be the largest of its kind in China. The value of the delivery is surprisingly not disclosed.
  • Metso Outotec to divest one of its operations in Finland
    Metso Outotec has signed an agreement to sell Outotec Turula Oy, located in Outokumpu in eastern Finland, to UAB Arginta Engineering in Lithuania. Closing of the transaction is expected to occur on October 1, 2021. The parties have agreed not to disclose the value of the transaction. The transaction has
  • ArcelorMittal Asturias upgrades galvanising line for coating products
    ArcelorMittal is busy evaluating the upgrade of its galvanizing line No.1 at its Avilés plant in Spain, Kallanish learns from the Asturian Government. The project foresees implementing technology for the manufacture of Magnelis, a unique product with a metallic coating protecting the steel against corrosion. ArcelorMittal already produces it at its galvanizing line
  • WISCO orders thin plate quench from Tenova
    Tenova LOI Thermprocess, a global company in the field of heat treatment plants, has received another order from Wuhan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. (WISCO) for the installation of a continuous quench for efficient cooling of thin steel plates.  The Tenova LOI Thermoprocess quench is specially designed for efficient cooling of thin and very thin plates
  • Danieli to implement new iron-steelmaking projects at the Temirtau
    ArcelorMittal Temirtau again has chosen Danieli Corus to implement new iron making and steelmaking projects at the Temirtau steel plant in Kazakhstan. Hot blast stoves 8 and 10 serving blast furnace 3 will be revamped. The project includes a conversion from a hemispherical to a mushroom-dome design, the installation of
  • Australia low-carbon transition cooperative research centre
    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Australia and Primetals Technologies, a member of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, have joined Australia’s Heavy Industry Low-Carbon Transition Cooperative Research Centre (HILT CRC) as key partners. The Centre, a not-for-profit entity with significant government funding, aims to develop technologies to decarbonize Australia’s heavy industrial sector,
  • Steel technologies for a new bar rolling mill to Pak Steel
    Primetals Technologies has received an order from Pak Steel to supply a bar rolling mill for the site located in the Hattar Special Economic Zone (HSEZ), in Khyber Pakhthunkwa province. The new mill will enable Pak Steel to enlarge its footprint in the growing regional market of infrastructure projects. The
  • Steelmaker orders digital solutions for its four production sites
    Swedish steel producer SSAB Europe has placed an order with SMS digital covering the transnational networking of digital solutions for a stronger exchange between its four production sites in Finland and Sweden. Using the cloud-based SMS DataFactory, the steel producer will benefit from an improved, holistic flow of information of
  • Future of Maintenance: Next-gen asset performance management
    For metal manufacturers, processes have undergone a number of revolutions in the last few decades, characterised by ever-greater automation and, more recently, machine learning and IoT. Maintenance has seen comparative levels of change in recent years, with maintenance 4.0 digitalising previously manual processes, and EAM delivering the ability to harness
  • Electric strip annealing and insulating line for thyssenkrupp
    thyssenkrupp Steel Europe (TKSE), has placed an order with SMS group covering the supply of an annealing and insulating line for electric strip. In the annealing and insulating line, the structure of the cold rolled strip will be recrystallized during the annealing process. Thereafter, the material will be provided with
  • Flotation technology for nickel concentrator in Australia
    Metso Outotec will supply cutting edge flotation technology for a major nickel producer in Western Australia as part of their concentrator modernization. The site is one of the largest nickel producing sites in the world. Start-up of the new flotation cells is scheduled for 2022. The order value is not
  • 900 tonnes treated per hour by Matec
    Mining residues, which include ground rock and liquid waste from ore processing plants, had created large sediments of material, posing a risk to the natural and human environment. After three years of work, Matec, with a record-breaking filtration plant, dismantled its upstream tailings dam. CSN Mineração’s current tailings filtration is
  • Dingsheng Steel signed maintenance service contracts
    In April 2021, Fujian Dingsheng Steel Ltd. and Primetals Technologies signed contracts for maintenance services for the Arvedi ESP covering maintenance of the caster and rolling mill as well as the repair of caster rollers. Primetals Tangshan Technical Service Ltd. (PTTS) and Primetals Technologies China Ltd. (PTCN) will provide comprehensive
  • Innovative steel turnover device has low-noise operation
    Plate turnover devices are part of the equipment in heavy plate finishing lines. SMS Innovative X-Roll MultiFlex-Turnover Device is characterized by low-noise operation, surface-friendly handling of the plates and by the expansion of the operating area. The new plate turnover device in X-Roll MultiFlex design combines proven and new functions to the maximum benefit
  • Advantages and uses of Modular Induction Heating
    What are the advantages that modular induction heating technology provides for different heating applications compared to conventional induction heating systems? Heat Treating The ability to connect multiple outputs with different frequency ranges is often used in the heat-treating industry, where one high-frequency output can provide the necessary case depth for
  • MMK selects Paul Wurth for construction of new blast furnace
    PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (MMK) and Paul Wurth have signed a contract for a new major investment project – the construction of the new blast furnace No. 11. As part of MMK Group’s development strategy and its strive for continuous improvements in production and ambitious environmental goals, the
  • Developing viable zero-greenhouse gas emissions mine trucks
    To accelerate its push to become a net-zero operator by 2050, BHP will become a founding member of Komatsu’s GHG Alliance, which aims to develop commercially viable zero-greenhouse gas emissions haul trucks. As a founding partner of the Alliance, BHP plans to operate one of the first batches of zero-emission
  • Crusher head with the robust solution for large Nordberg crushers
    Metso Outotec introduces a new crusher head to complete the portfolio for Nordberg MP800, MP1000, MP1250, HP800, and HP900 crushers. The Xtreme (forged) head is the most robust head on the market designed to handle the most demanding applications. “Metso Outotec now has a complete range of crusher heads in