Metso Corporate Newsroom News 2023 Metso to deliver pressure filters and pumps to two iron ore projects in India
Press release August 10, 2023

Metso to deliver pressure filters and pumps to two iron ore projects in India

Metso Corporation’s press release on August 10, 2023, at 09:00 a.m. EEST

Metso has been awarded orders to deliver concentrate dewatering filters and pumps to two iron ore projects in India. The combined order value exceeds EUR 10 million and was booked in the Minerals segment’s second-quarter 2023 orders received.

Metso’s scope of delivery consists of the engineering, manufacturing and supply of several VPA pressure filters and filter feed pumps as well as spare parts.

“We are pleased having been chosen to deliver the pressure filters to the two sites. The VPA filters are one of the most sustainable filters available and are classified as Planet Positive products because of their water and energy efficiency,” explains Vijay Dhar, Vice President for Minerals Sales in the Middle East and India market areas at Metso.

Metso’s filtration portfolio consists of 15 different filter types and a comprehensive service offering for various mining and industrial applications, with more than 5,000 installations globally. The Larox® legacy is carried over in five filters in the portfolio. Over 80% of the Metso filters are part of the company’s Planet Positive portfolio, thanks to their energy and water efficiency.

Read more about Metso VPA pressure filters on our website.

Further information:

Jussi Venäläinen, Vice President, Filtration, Metso, tel. +358 20 529 211, email: jussi.venalainen(at)

Vijay Dhar, Vice President, Minerals Sales, Middle East and India, Metso, tel. +91 98102 66587, email: vijay.dhar(at)

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

Metso is a frontrunner in providing sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By helping our customers increase their productivity, improve their energy and water efficiency and environmental performance with our process and product expertise, we are the partner for positive change.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso employs over 16,000 people in close to 50 countries and sales for 2022 were about EUR 5.3 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.,

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