Outotec to deliver minerals processing technology and services to MMC Norilsk nickel mine in Russia
Norilsk Nickel office. Image by Ninara on Flickr Creative Commons.
OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE, SEPTEMBER 29, 2017 AT 4.00 PM
Outotec has been awarded a contract by MMC Norilsk Nickel for the delivery of minerals processing technology and related advisory services to Kola Mining and Metallurgical Company's concentrator plant in Zapolyarny, Pechenga District in Russia. The contract value booked in Outotec's 2017 third quarter order intake is over EUR 13 million.
Kola MMC produces annually 383,000 tonnes of nickel concentrate in Zapolyarny. Outotec's scope includes engineering, the delivery of filtration, thickening, flotation and analyzer equipment, as well as training and site services. The deliveries will take place at the end of 2018.
"Our delivery supports Norilsk Nickel's target to improve the environmental performance of the Zapolyarny operations. Outotec's dewatering, flotation and analyzer solutions are designed for efficient and environmentally sound production of nickel and copper concentrates", says Kimmo Kontola, head of Outotec's Minerals Processing business unit.
For further information please contact:
Kimmo Kontola, President – Minerals Processing business unit
tel. +358 40 822 7100
Eila Paatela, Vice President – Corporate Communications
tel. +358 20 529 2004, +358 400 817198
e-mails [email protected]