FLSmidth has signed a DKK950 million contract with ShalkiyaZinc to supply mineral processing gear, including mill circuit pumps, for a greenfield zinc-lead concentrator at its zinc and lead mine in the Kyzylorda region of Kazakhstan.
The tools will transform the plant right into a world-class facility that effectively separates minerals with a minimised environmental impression.
FLSmidth will provide two underground crushing stations with a supplies dealing with system to the method plant, a full package deal of comminution and separation tools, together with 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 will be supported from FLSmidth’s new service supercentre in Karaganda.
Equipment supply might be accomplished throughout 2024, with commissioning set to start by the tip of that 12 months.
“We are excited to receive this primary order from ShalkiyaZinc, which highlights our full flowsheet expertise,” says Mikko Keto, Group CEO at FLSmidth. “The wide selection of kit included in the order will help ShalkiyaZinc save on each CAPEX and OPEX; our new nextSTEP flotation know-how will enhance the standard of the concentrates, the SAG mill will present extra flexibility, while the automation and digital options will additional allow water and power savings alongside safer operations.”
“After testing and primary design work executed by FLSmidth, we’re happy to enter this new section of collaboration with the procurement of critical applied sciences to enhance the productivity and sustainability of our plant,” says Assel Rakhimova, chief project director of Tau-Ken Samruk. “ เครื่องมือที่ใช้ในการวัดความดัน consider in profitable execution and look forward to receiving the ordered gear based on the schedule for installation and to proceed working with FLSmidth on commissioning providers and spare components.”