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.
Global cement and minerals processing expert FLSmidth, and Kleemann, the global technology leader within road and construction machinery and part of Wirtgen Group, have signed a long-term cooperation agreement on supply of cone crushers for mobile applications in the construction industry.
As FLSmidth continues to strengthen its leadership and positioning in the marketplace, the company recently hired and appointed Jim Liporace as Vice President of Systems in the company’s Minerals division.
Marius Kloppers, former CEO of BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, has been appointed as a new member of the Board of FLSmidth. The election and appointment came as part of FLSmidth’s Annual General Meeting held on Tuesday, 5 April 2016.
Tony Troutman has joined FLSmidth to take on the position of Vice President – Process Technology in the company’s Minerals division. .
Michael Woloschuk has been appointed to a new role within FLSmidth as Group Key Industry Director – Gold, to grow business activities and strengthen customer relationships in the gold industry.
Today, FLSmidth and BASF have signed a joint development agreement to expedite the commercialisation of the FLSmidth® Rapid Oxidative Leach process targeting difficult-to-process copper concentrates, such as primary sulphides and concentrates containing high levels of arsenic.
FLSmidth has been selected to supply key process technologies for two independent greenfield gold mines being built in West Africa and Canada.
FLSmidth has signed a five-year maintenance contract with the Chilean copper producer Minera Doña Ines de Collahuasi for the supply of maintenance services for their copper plant in Chile. The plant is located in the Andes mountains, 3.500 to 4.000 meters above sea level, close to the Chilean-Bolivian border. The plant has a capacity of more than 140.000 tonnes of processed rock per day.
FLSmidth has received an order from the Russian minerals producer Norilsk Nickel Group for the engineering and supply of various bundled equipment for a complete 'process island' of the Group's Bystrinskoye copper-magnetite plant. The plant will be located in the Zabaikalsky Kral region in Eastern Siberia, Russia.
With the need to address declining grades and the pressure to reduce capital costs as well as operational costs, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) must continue to leverage technology to provide solutions for the mining industry.
New FLSmidth® Rapid Oxidative Leach technology makes it possible to recover more copper from low grade concentrate, increasing plant revenues.
FLSmidth, a pioneer in flotation cell technology and leader in mineral processing and material handling solutions, launched its new nextSTEP™ rotor/stator technology during the annual Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) conference in Denver, USA.