FLSmidth has signed a DKK950 million contract with ShalkiyaZinc to supply mineral processing equipment, including mill circuit pumps, for a greenfield zinc-lead concentrator at its zinc and lead mine in the Kyzylorda area of Kazakhstan.
The gear will transform the plant into a world-class facility that effectively separates minerals with a minimised environmental impact.
FLSmidth will supply two underground crushing stations with a supplies handling system to the method plant, a full package deal of comminution and separation tools, including SAG and ball mills, mill circuit pumps and cyclones, the zinc-lead focus flotation and regrinding circuit, together with nextSTEP, VXP vertical mills, concentrate thickeners, and Pneumapress filters, reagents preparation and dosing area. Full plant automation can be included, as well as set up and commissioning supervision providers. เครื่องมือที่ใช้ในการวัดความดัน might be supported from FLSmidth’s new service supercentre in Karaganda.
Equipment supply shall be accomplished throughout 2024, with commissioning set to begin by the end of that year.
“We are excited to obtain this first order from ShalkiyaZinc, which highlights our full flowsheet expertise,” says Mikko Keto, Group CEO at FLSmidth. “The big selection of kit included within the order will assist ShalkiyaZinc save on each CAPEX and OPEX; our new nextSTEP flotation expertise will enhance the standard of the concentrates, the SAG mill will provide more flexibility, whereas the automation and digital options will additional enable water and vitality 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 important applied sciences to improve the productiveness and sustainability of our plant,” says Assel Rakhimova, chief venture director of Tau-Ken Samruk. “We consider in successful execution and look ahead to receiving the ordered equipment in accordance with the schedule for set up and to proceed working with FLSmidth on commissioning companies and spare parts.”