Partnering with customers to improve performance

Our FLSmidth team enjoys working with customers on a variety of projects and in many exciting and challenging situations. We continue to engineer solutions aimed at supporting customers in becoming more productive and efficient, and therefore more profitable. 

Knowing that our customers feel satisfaction is what makes our jobs rewarding. It’s not always a smooth ride, but when times get tough, this is where FLSmidth can shine and show how our experience, diligence and perseverance gives us an edge over the competition. 

This edition of Highlights Minerals continues to spotlight new projects and achievements, as well as some challenges from around the world. As you read the articles, you’ll also gain insights on how to maximize the potential of your people, plants, equipment and processes.

People are key to any project, and working with the right experience and skills makes all the difference. Read how precise project management and constant communication brought the massive Cerro Verde expansion project back on track to a successful, on-time startup. 

Learn how to improve mill performance by lessening impact with specialized sensors and expert monitoring equipment. Read how on-site training at the Peñasquito mine educated personnel with more competencies to improve their working ability. And learn about how a fundraising golf tournament in South Africa gave children a chance for some therapeutic recreation.

When vibrations throw off calibration, see how to make the best of an "in-situation" and bring a rotary dryer back into balance. Or when conveying material requires that you span multiple railway lines while climbing 40 meters, read how a pipe conveyor enabled all systems Goa

R&D projects don’t always have to be large and costly. See how redesigning nozzles for REFLUX™ classifiers meant little things added up to big savings and reduced maintenance time. 

And lastly, we value our customer relationships and know that working together is beneficial for all involved. See how building partnerships that endure over time is helping Collahuasi to maintain and service its equipment for better productivity. 

We trust you will enjoy this edition of Highlights Minerals. As always, feel free to contact us to see how we can help you boost your plant performance and design solutions to suit your specific needs.

CONTACT: The Editor