OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE AUGUST 26, 2016 10:00 AM
Outotec to deliver process equipment for the Mako Gold Project in Senegal
Outotec has been awarded a contract by an Australian engineering firm Lycopodium Minerals Pty Ltd for the delivery of process equipment to Toro Gold Limited's greenfield concentrator in Mako, Senegal. The approximately EUR 10 million order has been booked in Outotec's 2016 third quarter order intake.
Outotec's scope of work includes the design and delivery of an 8 MW semi-autogenous grinding mill, a mill reline machine, a high rate thickener, and services including spare parts. The new concentrator will process 1.8 million tonnes of ore annually from local deposits.
Outotec's equipment will be delivered during the second quarter of 2017.
"We are pleased to be chosen to deliver our advanced process equipment to the new Mako plant. This order sees the continuation of Outotec's long relationship with Lycopodium to successfully deliver process equipment for gold projects in West Africa", says Kalle Härkki, head of Outotec's Minerals Processing Business Unit.
For further information please contact:
Kalle Härkki, President - Minerals Processing Business Unit
Tel. +358 20 529 211
Eila Paatela, Director - Corporate Communications
Tel. +358 20 529 2004, mobile +358 400 817198