Metso to supply key equipment for Qulong copper mine

The delivery covers engineering, a full scope of advanced minerals processing equipment and advanced process control system including six crushers, eight semi-autogenous grinding mills and eight ball mills, eight stirred mills, four vertical plate pressure filters and 16 vibrating screens, as well as related services like installation, start-up, commissioning and technical direction.

The Qulong copper mine has a proven copper metal reserve of more than 7 million tons. The mine, which is being built in three phases, is expected to be in production in 2018.