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Press Release December 22, 2022

Metso Outotec to deliver key concentrator plant equipment to OZ Minerals’ West Musgrave copper-nickel project in Australia

Metso Outotec Corporation’s press release on December 22, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. EET

Metso Outotec has been awarded an order for the supply of key minerals processing technologies to the OZ Minerals copper-nickel West Musgrave Project in Western Australia. The order value, which is not disclosed, is booked to Minerals’ fourth-quarter 2022 orders received.

Metso Outotec’s scope of delivery includes an MP1250TM cone crusher renowned for its high capacity and low maintenance, as well as Planet Positive classified flotation units and high-rate thickeners. The TankCell® e630 flotation units are the most proven large-scale cells in the 600m3+ category and are the largest installed base of operating cells in the world. Metso Outotec’s High-Rate Thickeners were selected for their state-of-the-art technology and based on references from similar process plants. Laboratory test work was conducted by Metso Outotec to aid thickener selection.

“We are very excited to work on the West Musgrave Project with OZ Minerals. We were able to align with the project’s key value drivers at an early stage and provide expert technical support. OZ Minerals has selected leading class Planet Positive process equipment for their nickel and copper production process, and they will also be able to benefit from our extensive aftermarket capabilities and footprint in Western Australia,” says Kai Rönnberg, Vice President, Minerals Sales – Asia Pacific at Metso Outotec.

Read more about Metso Outotec’s offering for the mining industry on our website.

Further information:

Kai Rönnberg, Vice President, Minerals Sales - Asia Pacific, Metso Outotec, tel. +61 407 020 306, email: kai.ronnberg(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.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2021 were about EUR 4.2 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. mogroup.com, twitter.com/metsooutotec

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