OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE, FEBRUARY 19, 2008 AT 11.00 AM
Outotec has won two large minerals processing technology orders from Mirabela Mineração do Brasil Ltda, Brazil and from Cumerio Med JSCo, Bulgaria. The total value of these two contracts is over EUR 21 million.
Mirabela Mineração ordered a large technology package from Outotec for its new nickel sulfide concentrator in Itagibá, Brazil. Outotec's delivery consists of engineering and equipment for flotation, thickening, filtering, classification, automation and on-line analyzing, as well services such as spare parts, installation and commissioning supervision. Outotec's delivery time is 14 months.
Cumerio Med has awarded Outotec a contract for the expansion of a slag concentrator of the Pirdop copper smelter in Bulgaria. Outotec's scope of delivery covers basic engineering, supply of grinding and flotation equipment and certain services. The project is due to be completed at the end of 2010.
For further information please contact:
Jari Rosendal, President - Minerals Processing division
tel. +358 20 529 2700, +358 40 595 1456
Eila Paatela, Vice President - Corporate Communications
tel. +358 20 529 2004, +358 400 817198