Metso Corporate Newsroom News 2021 Metso Outotec to deliver grinding mills and thickeners to a nickel plant in Indonesia
Press release October 18, 2021

Metso Outotec to deliver grinding mills and thickeners to a nickel plant in Indonesia

Metso Outotec Corporation’s press release on October 18, 2021, at 09:15 a.m. EEST

Metso Outotec has been awarded a contract for the delivery of several horizontal grinding mills and thickeners to a greenfield nickel project in Indonesia.The value of the order is approximately EUR 24 million, and it has been booked in Minerals’ Q3/2021 orders received.

Metso Outotec’s scope of delivery includes five grinding mills with a total installed power of 10.6MW, as well as 13 HCT high-compression thickeners, which are part of the company’s Planet Positive offering.

“We are pleased to have been chosen as the supplier of this key equipment for this major project. A diligent verification process with the customer confirmed that Metso Outotec grinding mills and thickeners will provide significant added value to their process. The customer selected our grinding mills based on robust, proven technology, and industry leading availability. The HCT thickeners are proven to provide the best washing efficiency, thus reducing the loss of nickel metal in leaching residue,” says Markku Teräsvasara, President, Minerals and Deputy CEO of Metso Outotec.

Discover more about Metso Outotec thickening and clarification solutions here. For more information about our grinding mills, please visit the related product pages on our website.


Further information, please contact:


Brian Berger, Vice President, Thickening and Clarification, Metso Outotec, tel. + 1 720 666 5037, email: brian.berger(at)


Nick Green, Vice President, Horizontal Mills, Metso Outotec, tel. +61 89211 2249, email:


Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Communications and Brand, Metso Outotec, tel. +358 20 484 3212, email: helena.marjaranta(at)



Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change.  

Metso Outotec is committed to limiting global warming to 1.5°C with Science Based Targets. We ranked 8th on the 2021 Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2020 were about EUR 3.9 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.,



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