"With this acquisition we will be able to increase the productivity of the complete "Pit to Plant" operation by better integrating upstream mining with downstream processing. The acquisition also allows us to digitalise the full value chain and enables a better utilisation of existing leading technologies by obtaining direct access to all key processes and equipment," said Manfred Schaffer, Group Executive Vice President, Minerals Division.
The world’s leading silver producer and one of Mexico’s largest gold producers, Peñoles and Fresnillo PLC, have decided to introduce the latest nextSTEP™ advanced flotation technology into their operations at Fresnillo, Velardeña, and Sabinas. These companies have purchased 43 flotation cells of various sizes from FLSmidth featuring the new rotor/stator low-energy technology.
Member of FLSmidth's Board and former CEO of BHP, Marius Kloppers, was Tuesday evening inaugurated in the South Africa Mining Hall of Fame by the Joburg Mining Indaba 2017 in South Africa.
FLSmidth is strengthening its Africa footprint with the opening of a new office in Accra, the capital of Ghana. The new presence in Accra will provide a hub for regional operations, as there is already a large installed base not just in Ghana but in other neighbouring countries including Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Mali and Guinea.
FLSmidth will be working with Goldcorp to develop EcoTails™, a new system to dramatically improve tailings and waste rock disposal while economically processing mine waste and increasing water recovery and reuse by as much as 90–95%.
FLSmidth has won a five-year contract from OCP S.A. (formerly known as Office Chérifien des Phosphates) to operate port equipment for handling phosphate, fertilizers, and sulphur. The port is located in Jorf Lasfar, El Jadida, 100 km south of Casablanca, Morocco. The contract marks FLSmidth’s first Operation & Maintenance contract in Morocco.
New FLSmidth ECS/PlantDataManagement software helps operators to transform process and quality data into actionable information.
Today FLSmidth launches the ECS/PlantDataManagement software: The system integrates all process and quality information islands, making critical real-time plant data available to both operational, management and executive levels.
Canadian Arianne Phosphate has selected FLSmidth as key supplier for one of the world's biggest greenfield phosphate rock projects, the Lac à Paul project in Quebec’s Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region.
FLSmidth secures order for new REFLUX™ Classifier technology for treatment of iron ore fines in Norway. Rana Gruber operating an iron ore mine and concentrator close to the Arctic Circle in Norway decided to order the two REFLUX™ Classifier RCTM-3000-HY-SS units following successful pilot trials.
FLSmidth Airtech installs world's first hybrid filter for a sinter machine in Bosnia - Herzegovina. Earlier today, ArcelorMittal inaugurated the world’s first hybrid filter for a sinter machine at its plant in Zenica, Bosnia–Herzegovina. The filter was installed and hot commissioned by FLSmidth Airtech.
Belo Sun Mining Corp. (“Belo Sun”) has awarded FLSmidth the first phase of an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract for the Volta Grande gold project located on the Xingu River, some 50km southwest of Altamira in Pará State, Brazil.
FLSmidth and Northern Heavy Industries Group Co., Ltd (NHI Group), based in Shenyang, China, have signed an agreement to enter into a joint venture - with an equal amount of shares - for the design and supply of mining equipment targeting the mid-market segment.
FLSmidth has developed the new SmartCyclone™ closed-circuit grinding optimization system – a monitoring and control solution for reducing cyclone-related process perturbations, improving cyclone overflow particle size distribution, and predicting and controlling cyclone maintenance schedules.
Sven Hörschkes has been appointed as Vice President, EMENA, Minerals, covering all regional operations in Europe, Middle East and North Africa for the Minerals division of FLSmidth.
Jeff Court has been appointed as Senior Vice President for Regional Operations for the Minerals division of FLSmidth. In his new role, Jeff will hold oversight of sales, project execution, operational excellence and P&L for all regions.
As a part of the Zacatecas Mining Cluster's (ClusMin) objectives to continue to strengthen and develop the mining industry in Mexico, co-founder FLSmidth and other members of ClusMin recently hosted the “Technical Solutions for Tailings Management and Water Reuse” seminar in Zacatecas.
Effective 1 July 2016, Deon de Kock has been appointed as Vice President for Minerals, Sub-Sahara. In addition to assuming full regional responsibilities, de Kock will also assume the role of Country Head, South Africa, taking over from Charl Drury, who will remain as country CFO.
FLSmidth has signed an EPS (Engineering, Procurement and Supervision) contract worth more than EUR 160m with the Russian marine export terminal owner OTEKO-Portservice LLC for the engineering, supply and supervision of material handling equipment. The equipment is to be installed at the port of Taman on the Russian Black Sea Cost, approximately 1,500 km south of the capital Moscow.
FLSmidth, leading supplier of equipment and services to the global cement- and minerals industries and GE, a leader in the Industrial Internet, have joined forces to create digital solutions for increasing productivity in the cement and minerals industries.
A need for portability sees HyLogger range expand
FLSmidth's HyLogger systems provide users with the capability to rapidly and objectively capture detailed mineralogical data. An outcome of many years of extensive research and development, HyLogging aims to improve the efficiency and productivity of geological interpretation.