Metso Outotec is to provide key minerals processing technology, including pressure filters, for a new high-capacity copper concentrator in Russia.

The concentrator will have four production lines with a total processing capacity of at least 80 million tonnes of ore per annum.

Metso Outotec will deliver the main process equipment for grinding, flotation and dewatering, including grinding mills, TankCell flotation cells, pressure filters, on-line sampling and analyzing system, field instrumentation and Proscon automation for the concentrator plant.

Equipment deliveries will take place during 2022 and 2023.