FLSmidth to supply mineral processing applied sciences for zinc-lead concentrator in Kazakhstan

FLSmidth has signed a DKK950 million contract with ShalkiyaZinc to produce mineral processing gear, including mill circuit pumps, for a greenfield zinc-lead concentrator at its zinc and lead mine within the Kyzylorda area of Kazakhstan.
The equipment will remodel the plant right into a world-class facility that efficiently separates minerals with a minimised environmental impact.
FLSmidth will provide two underground crushing stations with a supplies handling system to the method plant, a full bundle of comminution and separation tools, together with SAG and ball mills, mill circuit pumps and cyclones, the zinc-lead focus flotation and regrinding circuit, together with nextSTEP, VXP vertical mills, concentrate thickeners, and Pneumapress filters, reagents preparation and dosing space. Full plant automation can be included, as nicely as installation and commissioning supervision companies. The new concentrator will be supported from FLSmidth’s new service supercentre in Karaganda.
Equipment delivery shall be accomplished throughout 2024, with commissioning set to start by the top of that year.
เกจวัดน้ำยาแอร์refco are excited to receive this first order from ShalkiyaZinc, which highlights our full flowsheet expertise,” says Mikko Keto, Group CEO at FLSmidth. “The wide range of apparatus included in the order will help ShalkiyaZinc save on both CAPEX and OPEX; our new nextSTEP flotation technology will enhance the standard of the concentrates, the SAG mill will present more flexibility, whereas the automation and digital solutions will additional allow water and energy financial savings alongside safer operations.”
“After testing and basic design work executed by FLSmidth, we are happy to enter this new part of collaboration with the procurement of critical technologies to improve the productiveness and sustainability of our plant,” says Assel Rakhimova, chief venture director of Tau-Ken Samruk. “We believe in profitable execution and look forward to receiving the ordered gear in accordance with the schedule for installation and to proceed working with FLSmidth on commissioning companies and spare components.”