Canadian Mining Journal


Metso Corporation


  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Metso, Western Potash

    August 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Stephan W. Kirsch is the new president of Metso’s mining equipment business and a member of the company’s executive team. He joined the company last year as senior VP, business and product management in the mining equipment department. Kirsch replaces

  • Metso targets next level sustainability with VPX filter

    August 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Dry-stack tailings solution recovers up to 90% of water

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    PROCESSING: Metso, Outotec merger creates industry leader

    July 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso Minerals of Helsinki and Outotec of Espoo have announced plans to combine their companies to create an industry leader in equipment and processing for the mineral processing industry. (Metso Flow Control will become an independent company under

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    PROCESSING: Metso to develop minerals and flow control segments separately

    June 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso Corporation’s board of directors has defined its view on the company’s portfolio strategy and has decided that the businesses under the Minerals and Flow Control segments will be further developed separately from each other. The Minerals segment

  • CRUSHING & SCREENING: Metso grows aggregates business with the acquisition of McCloskey

    June 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso has signed an agreement to acquire McCloskey International, a Canadian mobile crushing and screening equipment manufacturer, to expand Metso’s offering in the aggregates industry globally and to strengthen the customer reach especially to general contractor customers. The

  • MERGER: Metso closes acquisition of HighService Service in Chile

    May 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AMERICA – Metso has successfully completed its acquisition of HighService Service, the service division of the Chilean mining engineering, construction and technology company HighService Corp. HighService Service offers its customers a variety of services from maintenance to commissioning and remote

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    CRUSHER: Metso to deliver comminution and material handling equipment for Codelco El Teniente expansion

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Metso has been awarded with an order to supply crushing and material handling equipment for the first stage of Codelco‘s El Teniente copper mine expansion project located in Cachapoal province. The order was booked in Metso’s first-quarter 2019

  • PLANT SERVICES: Metso makes Chilean acquisition

    January 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metso has agreed to acquire HighService Service, the service business of the Chilean mining technology and maintenance provider HighService Corp. HighService Service is a high-quality service provider for the mining industry, with operations in Chile, Argentina and Brazil. Its sales in the fiscal

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    LINERS: Metso Acquires WEARX solutions provider

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Metso has today closed the acquisition of an Australia-based wear lining solutions provider WEARX. The company’s sales in the fiscal year 2017 that ended on June 30 were A$35 million and it has approximately 140 employees. WEARX has

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    BUSINESS: Metso to divide its minerals services into two new areas

    August 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI, Finland – Metso will change its business area organization in the minerals segment. The current Minerals Services business area will be divided into two separate business areas: Minerals Services and Minerals Consumables. Both new business areas will work in close

  • Communition: Metso investing in crusher wear parts manufacturing in Africa

    June 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metso is increasing its manufacturing capacity for large crusher wear parts castings used in minerals processing by investing in a second melting furnace at the Isithebe foundry in South Africa. The EUR 3.5 million investment will ensure the availability of

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    SAFETY: Metso receives two safety awards in Chile

    December 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Metso Corporation, the Finnish supplier of mineral processing and material handling products, has been recognized with two awards for its proactive and dedicated efforts in occupational safety. One of the awards was presented to Metso for its outstanding