OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE, MARCH 24, 2011 AT 11.00 AM
Outotec to deliver process technology with long term service contract in Australia
Outotec has signed a contract with Sandfire Resources to deliver key process technologies and services for the DeGrussa copper/gold concentrator in Western Australia. The contract value exceeds EUR 15 million.
Outotec's scope of delivery comprises SAG and ball mills, flotation cells, thickeners and a concentrate filter. Moreover, the contract includes commissioning and long term service agreements for maintenance and operational spares. The equipment will be delivered over the next 11 months.
"Our delivery to Sandfire's DeGrussa project will incorporate the latest in technological developments designed to recover the valuable metals in the most sustainable manner possible. In addition, I am very pleased with the long term service contract, which supports our strategy and increases the value to the customer", states Outotec CEO Pertti Korhonen.
For further information please contact:
Jari Rosendal, President - Non-ferrous Solutions
tel. +358 20 529 2700
Eila Paatela, Director - Corporate Communications
tel. +358 20 529 2004, +358 400 817 198