Low and Medium Voltage Frequency Converters for the Mining Industry
SAG Mill and Ball Mill Case StudyIngeteam
In September 2011, the company Outotec, located in Espoo (Finland), awarded Ingeteam a contract for the design and supply of the main drive equipment for a 2.3MW SAG mill and a 2.1MW ball mill to be installed in Russia. Outotec is a global leading company that designs and delivers turnkey projects in the mining industry, as well as being one of the largest mechanical suppliers of grinding mills worldwide.
TOMS engineering on behalf of the mine owner awarded Outotec the turnkey project for the grinding mills and process equipment. The end user is setting up a new Greenfield mine in order to produce gold. The order for Ingeteam comprises the supply of medium voltage frequency converter, step down transformer and induction motor for the SAG mill, and Liquid Rheostat Starter (LRS) and slip ring motor for the ball mill. The scope also includes related engineering and on-site services.
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