Metso Minerals will supply minerals processing equipment to China Metallurgical Group Corp (MCC) for Sino Iron, one of the largest mining projects in Western Australia. The order is worth approximately €53 million.
Metso will deliver 28 VPA pressure filters with complete automatic control systems and compressed air systems and 52 slurry pumps. According to Metso, the order is the largest VPA pressure filter order received by the company. The plant is estimated to be the largest mineral concentrate filtration facility in the world.
The delivery is scheduled for the first quarter of 2010.