Metso Outotec delivers technology to copper electro refinery in China

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Metso Outotec has won an order from a Chinese copper producer to deliver tankhouse material handling equipment for the expansion of a copper electro refinery in China. The order value, which has been booked in Metals Q1/2021 orders received, is not disclosed.


“Demand for high-quality copper is increasing fast. Our customer is committed to high quality and plant efficiency and is looking for a significant increase in production through the expansion,” says Mikko Rantaharju, Head of the Hydrometallurgy business line at Metso Outotec.


Metso Outotec is a leading tankhouse technology supplier for copper refineries. The offering covers key equipment based on proprietary technology, as well as basic engineering, digital solutions and services.