Metso today introduced revolutionary rock crushing technology at the CONEXPO-CON/AGG industry event in Las Vegas.
METSO MINERALS Mining News
A successful haulage system can make the difference between a mine that is consistently profitable and one that is struggling to meet its marginal costs.
Product launch and acquisition are the key growth strategies adopted by the leading market players, such as Caterpillar and Komatsu, to strengthen their foothold in the market.
Gécamines renews their confidence in Metso's complete plant design and installation for their aggregate production near Dakar, Senegal.
The closure, part of a major business restructuring, will affect about 80 people currently employed at the plant.
Metso's Q3 mining and construction orders fell 19%. Sandvik's net profit fell 22%.
Analyst warns that major mining companies’ current focus on returns will reduce supply growth and lead to higher commodity prices.
The first fully recyclable, modular screening media system has been developed by international diversified mining and engineering group Metso Minerals.
Metso will supply minerals processing equipment to Taigang Group Lanxian Mining Co. Ltd, (TISCO), the largest stainless steel manufacturer in China. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The order will be included […]
Metso will supply crushing equipment to Fortescue Metals Group in Australia. The delivery will be completed by May 2012. The value of the order is approximately EUR34 million. The order comprises 13 units of MP1000 secondary cone crushers. Three units will be delivered to Fortescue’s Christmas Creek iron ore site, and another ten units will go to the Solomon iron ore mine site. Both sites are located in the Pilbara region in Western Australia. The crushers will be supplied to the sites in pre-assembled, modularised form. Metso will also be providing installation and commissioning assistance of all units.
Metso Minerals assembled crushers save time and improve safety for iron ore concentrator in Western Australia at the Karara project. This is an integrated development of a magnetite deposit, to produce both high grade magnetite concentrate on-site and […]
The Board of Directors of Metso has appointed Mr. Matti Kähkönen, M.Sc. in Engineering, as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of Metso Corporation and Metso Group. Kähkönen will start in his new position on […]
Endomines AB's wholly owned subsidiary, Endomines Oy, has received the final batch of processing equipment, delivered by Metso Minerals (Sala) AB to the Pampalo Gold Mine site. The final delivery comprised of grinding mill heads. […]
A lawsuit involving the protection of certain Metso intellectual property rights, Metso Minerals Industries, Inc. versus FLSmidth-Excel LLC, Excel Foundry & Machine, Inc., et al., United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, […]
Metso's four biggest registered shareholders on November 2, 2009 i.e Solidium Oy, Cevian Capital II Master Fund L.P., Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company and Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company have named the following persons as their representatives for Metso's Nomination Committee: Kari Järvinen, Managing Director (Solidium Oy); Lars Förberg, Managing Partner (Cevian Capital); Matti Vuoria, Managing Director, President and CEO (Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company), and Harri Sailas, CEO (Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company). Jukka Viinanen, Chairman of Metso's Board of Directors, and Jaakko Rauramo, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, serve as the Committee's expert members. The Committee will elect a chairman from among its members in its organizing meeting. Metso's Nomination Committee, established by the Annual General Meeting, prepares proposals on the composition of the Board of Directors along with the director remuneration for the next Annual General Meeting, which is tentatively scheduled for March 30, 2010. Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries. We have about 26,500 employees in more than 50 countries. www.metso.com Further information for the press, please contact: Aleksanteri Lebedeff, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, tel. +358 20 484 3240 Further information for investors, please contact: Johanna Henttonen, Vice President, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel. +358 20 484 3253
Metso to start personnel negotiations in its Mining and Construction Technology segment’s Finnish operations
Metso will start employee discussions regarding temporary layoffs and personnel reductions of its Mining and Construction Technology personnel in Tampere and Helsinki, Finland. The negotiations will affect all personnel at Metso Minerals Inc., a total […]
Metso Corporation has made a placement of 5-year bonds to a group of European investors under Metso's EMTN program. In order to accommodate investor preferences the overall issue size is EUR 300 million. Out of […]
Metso Corporation's Company release on November 28, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. Metso announced on August 22, 2008 the initiation of a study, with Goldman Sachs as advisor, to assess value-enhancing opportunities, including structural options....more at […]
Metso Corporation Company Release on October 28, 2008 at 12.00 p.m. Good profitability in third quarter, measures to adjust to changing operating environment started Highlights of the third quarter New orders worth EUR 2,246 million […]
Metso Minerals new industrial park in India was declared officially open on 1st October 2008. The new facility will be fully operational by 2010, and is expected to provide employment for approximately 700 people. The […]
Metso Corporation Press release on September 29, 2008 at 02:00 p.m. Metso will acquire PSP Slévárna, a producer of finished machined manganese wear parts located in Prerov, Czech Republic. The sellers are two private persons. […]
Metso has signed an agreement with GE Energy to acquire GE's Lachine Main Plant, a heavy fabrication and machining facility located near Montreal, province of Quebec, Canada. The acquired assets will be integrated into the […]
Metso Minerals will supply grinding equipment to Worsley Alumina in Western Australia. The start-up for the equipment is during the first half of 2011. The value of the order is approximately EUR 5 million. The […]
Metso Minerals will supply crushing and screening equipment to Moly Mines for its Spinifex Ridge molybdenum project near Port Hedland in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. The delivery will be completed during the fi rst quarter […]
Metso Minerals will supply crushing equipment to Assmang Limited for its Khumani iron ore mine in the Northern Cape of South Africa. The delivery will be completed during the second quarter of 2010. The value […]