Metso

Metso strengthens its North African position

Mining services and equipment company Metso has secured a six-month long grinding media order to a gold mine in Egypt, demonstrating the company’s position in Northern Africa. The grinding media supplied by Metso to its Northern African customer...

Metso wins contract at Chuquicamata in Chile

Metso has signed an 18-month services contract with Codelco’s Chuquicamata mine in northern Chile. The contract covers changing the components to 33 ball mills currently operating in the A0 and A1 plants. The work will involve changing the...

Metso rejects Weir’s merger offer

Mining technology and automation company Metso Corporation has rejected Weir Group’s $5.5 billion proposal to merge, citing poor value for shareholders. Scotland-based Weir Group confirmed on 1 April that it had made an all-share merger...

Vale Mozambique’s major pump pick-up

Slurry pump supplier Metso has secured a contract with Vale Mozambique to provide its Moatize coal mine with 110 heavy-duty slurry pumps. The contract also covers initial start-up and commissioning, together with service training and assistance for...