Metso Corporate Newsroom News 2022 Metso Outotec to deliver filter services to platinum plants in Africa
Press release October 5, 2022

Metso Outotec to deliver filter services to platinum plants in Africa

Metso Outotec Corporation’s press release on October 5, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. EEST

Metso Outotec has signed a 3-year Life Cycle Services contract with one of the biggest platinum producers in the world. With LCS, the customer’s critical assets will achieve enhanced availability and higher production. The performance-based agreement provides among all a Reliability Centered Maintenance application that focuses on preventive maintenance, which will improve machine life. 

The value of the order is approximately EUR 16 million and it covers 12 filters across 5 customer sites. The first part of the contract has been booked in Minerals’ third-quarter orders received.

We are very pleased to have been chosen as the key supplier of filter services for our customer’s sites. Our service approach will improve the safety, overall filter reliability, and performance in line with customer’s throughput targets,” says Vivian Pillay, Director, Global Key Account Management in Metso Outotec.

Extensive Life Cycle Services offering and comprehensive filtration portfolio

Metso Outotec’s Life Cycle Services offering covers the entire after-market portfolio, including process support and optimization, sustainable wears, spares, and service solutions. Core service elements in the LCS packages for filters are spare parts, repairs, maintenance, reliability, connected equipment, and process optimization. Discover more about Life Cycle Services for Filters on our web pages.

Metso Outotec has the most comprehensive filtration portfolio on the market with 15 different filter types available for hundreds of applications. Metso Outotec has performed over 14,000 filtration tests and has delivered over 5,000 filters around the world.

Further information, please contact:

Vivian Pillay, Director, Global Key Account Management, Metso Outotec Corporation, tel. + 27 83 430 2299, 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.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2021 were about EUR 4.2 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.,

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