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Product news April 28, 2021

Metso Outotec launches cutting-edge filtration solutions for various industrial applications

Metso Outotec Corporation’s press release on April 28, 2021, at 09:00 a.m. EEST

Metso Outotec is introducing its wide range of reliable and efficient filtration solutions for the industrial segment, covering, for example, chemical processing, industrial minerals, rubber and plastic, food and pharmaceutical, as well as different types of bioprocess industries. In addition to the industrial segment, Metso Outotec has a dedicated filtration solutions portfolio for the mining industry.

“We are excited to introduce our extended filtration solutions offering specifically for the industrial segment. Our filters have been designed to meet the challenging requirements in a variety of process industries. To date, we have delivered more than 2,300 filters for a wide range of demanding industrial solutions outside the mining industry. This has helped us accumulate a vast knowledge base of the special needs and solutions required in industrial filtration applications,” says Mika Vuorikari, Director, Industrial Filters at Metso Outotec.

Metso Outotec’s portfolio for the industrial segment includes a range of models for various capacities, all designed for easy maintenance and consistent results under varying process conditions. The well-known Larox® brand, of which Metso Outotec is the sole owner, is used for selected filters and related services.

As a core feature, Metso Outotec filtration solutions feature a sustainable design to improve environmental performance through energy, emissions, and water-efficiency, and they are part of the recently launched Metso Outotec Planet Positive offering. In addition, they comply with the highest safety standards, are easy to operate and maintain, and are equipped with highly automated features to support advanced process optimization and remote support.

“Our certified service experts are well positioned to support our customers worldwide in filter-related aftermarket needs. Services and parts can be integrated to any of the dewatering solutions with a Life Cycle Services (LCS) contract, benefiting our customers with fixed KPIs,” says Tomi Ravattinen, Vice President, Filtration, Services, at Metso Outotec.

Metso Outotec’s filtration expertise is built on more than one hundred years of filtration, R&D, and process knowledge, and supported by the company’s globally unique Dewatering Technology Center (DTC) in Lappeenranta, Finland. The DTC plays a crucial role in Metso Outotec's filtration solution innovations and acts as a hub for close university cooperation related to separation technology research. Metso Outotec has performed over 14,000 filtration tests and has delivered over 5,000 filters around the world.

Discover more about Metso Outotec filtration solutions for the industrial segment at mogroup.com.

Further information, please contact:

Mika Vuorikari, Director, Industrial Filters, Metso Outotec, tel. +358 20 529 2894, mika.vuorikari(at)mogroup.com

Tomi Ravattinen, Vice President, Filtration Product Group, Beneficiation and Dewatering Services, Metso Outotec, tel. +358 20 529 211, email: tomi.ravattinen(at)mogroup.com

Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Communications and Brand, Metso Outotec, Tel. +358 20 484 3212, email: helena.marjaranta(at)mogroup.com

Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change.  

Metso Outotec is committed to limiting global warming to 1.5°C with Science Based Targets. We ranked 8th on the 2021 Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2020 were about EUR 3.9 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. mogroup.com, twitter.com/metsooutotec

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