FLSmidth has signed a DKK950 million contract with ShalkiyaZinc to provide mineral processing equipment, together with mill circuit pumps, for a greenfield zinc-lead concentrator at its zinc and lead mine in the Kyzylorda region of Kazakhstan.
The gear will transform the plant right into a world-class facility that effectively separates minerals with a minimised environmental influence.
เกจวัดแรงดันpcp will supply two underground crushing stations with a supplies dealing with system to the method plant, a full package of comminution and separation tools, including SAG and ball mills, mill circuit pumps and cyclones, the zinc-lead concentrate flotation and regrinding circuit, including nextSTEP, VXP vertical mills, concentrate thickeners, and Pneumapress filters, reagents preparation and dosing space. Full plant automation can be included, in addition to set up and commissioning supervision providers. The new concentrator shall be supported from FLSmidth’s new service supercentre in Karaganda.
Equipment delivery shall be accomplished throughout 2024, with commissioning set to begin by the tip of that year.
“We are excited to obtain this first order from ShalkiyaZinc, which highlights our full flowsheet experience,” says Mikko Keto, Group CEO at FLSmidth. “The wide range of apparatus included in the order will help ShalkiyaZinc save on each CAPEX and OPEX; our new nextSTEP flotation technology will improve the quality of the concentrates, the SAG mill will provide extra flexibility, whereas the automation and digital solutions will further allow water and power financial savings alongside safer operations.”
“After testing and basic design work executed by FLSmidth, we’re happy to enter this new part of collaboration with the procurement of critical technologies to enhance the productivity and sustainability of our plant,” says Assel Rakhimova, chief challenge director of Tau-Ken Samruk. “We consider in successful execution and look ahead to receiving the ordered tools based on the schedule for installation and to continue working with FLSmidth on commissioning providers and spare parts.”