metso Mining News

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Peruvian Cerro Lindo mine experiences up to 200% increase in mill liner lifetime with Metso Poly-Met solution

Cerro Lindo is an underground copper mine with an average daily production of 20,000 tons. The mine is located in central Peru, 175 kilometers southeast of the capital city of Lima, and operated by Nexa Resources.

Correct valve installations double the operational lifespan at Tarkwa mine

The Tarkwa mine engineering management has been satisfied with the performance of the installed Metso valves as they have yielded step changes in their consistent reliability and the plant’s overall efficiency.

Advanced slurry valves promote efficiency and productivity

The Metso Wear Block™ materials include metal matrix composites, in which the erosion resistance approaches the performance of ceramic materials, while the mechanical and electrical characteristics are like metals.

83% less mill liner parts slashes downtime and improves safety at Tharisa Mine

Not only is the Megaliner concept good news for the bottom lines of mill operators, it also means a significant improvement in operator safety.

Simplified maintenance work and increased safety at LKAB’s mineral processing plant

After LKAB’s Malmberget iron ore mine installed Metso’s impact cradles and belt cleaners, the plant was able to extend belt life as well as significantly cut down on roller change-outs, reduce material spillage and improve safety.

Safer and faster relines at Grupo Mexico Buena Vista del Cobre

Grupo Mexico Buena Vista del Cobre installed Megaliner™ mill liners from Metso to improve its grinding process.

Rethinking mineral processing with digital

MINING.com speaks with Jani Puroranta, Chief Digital Officer at Metso, about how digital technology can increase productivity and optimize existing assets. 

Mining gear maker Metso picks CEO from Finnair

Pekka Vauramo helped Finnair return to growth after years of losses, and he also has worked for rival engineering group Sandvik.

Metso wins a significant order to deliver a new minerals processing plant to Russia

Metso has won a significant order to deliver two complete grinding lines to Russia

Improved presence for Metso's flow control business thanks to new distribution agreement with Croatia-based Eco Consult

Metso is expanding the coverage of its flow control solutions with a distribution agreement with the Croatia-based company Eco Consult d.o.o.

Metso Makes Screening Media Change-Outs Safer and Faster with a New Attachment System

The new system has Trellex™ screening media that offers increased productivity and makes media change-outs safer and faster than with traditional systems.

Mill lining optimization increases wear life by 36% at TISCO

Special ore properties made finding lasting mill lining for TISCO Yuanjiacun Iron Mines. Metso’s solution puts an end to years of application testing.

Metso searches for top execs, as it splits minerals services business

The division will be divided into two separate units beginning 2018 — Minerals Services and Minerals Consumables.

Collahuasi Improves the Availability of its VPA Filter by 15%

Faced with increased production demands, Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi had the goal of increasing both the availability and performance of its vertical plate pressure filters (VPA) in Puerto Patache.

Collahuasi improves the availability of it's VPA filter by 15%

Faced with increased production demands, Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi had the goal of increasing both the availability and performance of its vertical plate pressure filters (VPA) in Puerto Patache.

Collahuasi Improves the Availability of its VPA Filter by 15%

Faced with increased production demands, Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi had the goal of increasing both the availability and performance of its vertical plate pressure filters (VPA) in Puerto Patache.

Metso signs three new Life Cycle Services contracts with mining customers in Pacific Rim

During the first quarter of 2017, Metso signed three new long-term maintenance contracts with major mining companies in the Pacific Rim region.

Metso invests in growth: The assembly capacity of Lokotrack crushing plants in Tampere is to be enhanced

The capacity of Metso's Tampere factories will be increased and occupational safety improved with the new production line for Lokotrack mobile crushing plants. The investment of approximately one million euros will significantly shorten the delivery times of equipment models put into line assembly production.

Metso, Rockwell Automation to create new industry-leading industrial IoT solutions for mining

Metso has selected Rockwell Automation to deliver a global industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform that connects, monitors, and performs analytics for Metso's equipment and services, resulting in improved efficiency and profitability for its mining and aggregates customers.

Metso advocates for more data-driven operations

The Finnish industrial machinery company presented its new digital platform Metso Metrics Services at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 in Las Vegas

Metso to support WWF Finland's work to protect Saimaa ringed seal and John Nurminen Foundation's Baltic Sea protection work

Metso has signed a sponsorship agreement with WWF Finland and the John Nurminen Foundation. Metso's support will be focused on the WWF's Saimaa ringed seal conservation work and on the John Nurminen Foundation's projects intended to improve the state of the Baltic Sea.

Metso inks key deal with world's largest copper miner Codelco

To support the conversion of Chuquicamata, the largest open-pit copper mine in the world, to a large-scale underground mining operation.

Metso divests its head office property

Metso has today sold its head office property located at Fabianinkatu 9, Helsinki, Finland, to Genesta's Nordic property fund, for a debt-free price of EUR 19.6 million.