The Escondida copper-gold-silver mine is located in the arid, northern Atacama Desert of Chile about 160km southeast the
FLSmidth delivers engineered mineral processing equipment and services to the mining, metallurgical, industrial minerals, pyroprocessing, alumina, and pulp and paper industries. We offer optimum designs, equipment and process support for our customer’s systems, utilizing cutting-edge equipment technology, resources and materials.
When partnering with FLSmidth, our customers gain expertise in engineered mineral processing equipment and services, as well as a solid foundation of support.
Crushers, feeder breakers and sizing equipment
FLSmidth supplies first-class crushing equipment for the mining, cement and aggregate industries, offering Fuller-Traylor, ABON, Buffalo, and Raptor-crushing products and technology.
More than 1,700 installed crushers, feeder-breakers and low-speed sizers support our expertise and experience. Our crushing and sizing equipment is available for surface or underground installation, stationary or mobile applications, and for climatic conditions ranging from tropical to arctic.
Primary gyratory and jaw crushers
FLSmidth offers Fuller-Traylor primary gyratory and jaw crushers; reliable, high-capacity machines suited to any compression crushing application. With nearly a century of experience, Traylor has earned a global reputation for durability and dependability.
Primary, secondary and tertiary low-speed sizers
FLSmidth relies on the ABON product line for low-speed sizing applications. The ABON product line includes primary, secondary and tertiary low-speed sizers with high torque and low roll speeds.
Wet and dry process grinding mills and systems
FLSmidth provides a complete line of grinding mills and systems for wet and dry processing of metallic and non-metallic materials for the mining, industrial minerals and power industries.
Many of the largest grinding mills in operation today in some of the most extreme environments are equipped with our globally renowned SAG and ball mills, both gearless and gear driven.
SAG/AG ball and rod mills
Our SAG/AG ball and rod mills include Fuller-Traylor mills, the most robust design in the industry with installations up to 25ft in diameter. Traylor equipment has been in the industry for over a century and has a worldwide reputation for sturdiness and reliability. SAG/AG mill sizes have ranged from 18ft through to 38ft in diameter with powers as high as 27,000hp.
In smaller mill sizes FLSmidth has a more cost-effective mill line called the FT series, with mills ranging in size from 1.6m (5ft) to 3.7m (12ft) in diameter.
Shell-supported grinding mills
FLSmidth has supplied shell-supported grinding mills in diameters up to 22ft. The Vecor product line is also used for shell-supported applications, particularly in diamond scrubbers. The slipper bearing design developed by FLSmidth-Vecor is particularly resilient to contaminated lubricants and dirty conditions.
Fuller roller mills
FLSmidth delivers the fuller roller mill (FRM) for roller mill applications. The roller mill design is extremely reliable and efficient for any application.
Liquid / solid separation technology
FLSmidth combines the longest experience in the global market for liquid / solid separation equipment, and has one of the world’s largest installed bases of original equipment, operating under well-known trademarks (Dorr-Oliver, EIMCO, Shriver, Pneumapress, Krebs and WEMCO) that have long been synonymous with know-how, reliability and performance.
Dry classification technology
FLSmidth’s O-Sepa® separator is a cutting-edge technology for dynamic classification for dry materials in both the cement and non-cement industries. The FLSmidth O-Sepa separator is a low-maintenance classifier that offers cost savings as well as increased system capacity.
FLSmidth Vecor in South Africa designs and supplies mine hoists to the mining industry and is a leader in pioneering technologies. Our developments include Blair multi-rope hoists, Escort brake control systems and high-response closed loop brake control systems. FLSmidth-Vecor offers a reference list of over 630 hoists with drum diameters ranging in size from less than 1m to 6.3m.
Drum, multi-rope and friction hoists
FLSmidth Vecor offers expertise in regards to mine hoists in three principal categories: drum hoists (both double-drum and single-drum), Blair multi-rope hoists (BMR hoists) and friction hoists (Koepe hoists).
FLSmidth Vecor mainly supplies double-drum hoists, normally with both drums clutched to facilitate hoisting in balance from different working levels. Specialty applications such as the use of stage hoists for shaft sinking are also designed and supplied.
Mineral processing equipment research and development
With a century of experience in comminution, FLSmidth utilizes proven equipment and systems for testing and systems development including crushing, grinding, separation and materials analysis.
Our R&D facility contains a vast selection of equipment which can be used to produce materials to meet unique specifications. Bench-scale testing and extensive pilot plant facilities are available, so the entire process can be analyzed for feasibility. The test results, coupled with extensive data from commercial operations, are used to scale up to the commercial size process.
Expert control for mining systems
Ask FLSmidth experts about our automation services for computer control, monitoring and surveillance systems and robotics.
Metallurgical testing services
Since 2008, FLSmidth has been able to offer metallurgical testing services through its acquisition of Dawson Metallurgical Laboratories. Dawson has valued experience in precious metals, base metals and industrial minerals, and now provides testing services.
The Ekati diamond mine is approximately 300km north-east of Yellowknife, near Lac de Gras in Canada’s North-West Territories. It is Canada’s first surface and underground diamond mine.
Located in the Fotadrevo village of Toliara province, Madagascar, the Molo graphite project is a superior-quality SuperFlake® graphite deposit, which is capable of achieving near battery-grade purity of 98% with simple flotation.
The Productora Copper Project is located approximately 17km south of the regional township of Vallenar, within the coastal range of region III, and approximately 600km north of Santiago, Chile, the world's biggest copper producer.
The Lac à Paul phosphate mine is located approximately 200km north of the city of Saguenay in the Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean region of Québec, and approximately 650km north-east of Montreal, covering an area of more than 27,000ha (270km²).
FLSmidth has received an order worth approximately INR 1,900m (approximately DKK 200m) from a leading Indian steel producer, Tata Steel, to supply two pipe conveyors for the transportation of six million tonnes per year of iron ore over a distance of around 9km from the steel company's Khondbond mines to the railway loading point at Joda in the state of Odisha, located on the east coast of India.
FLSmidth has won a contract worth approximately $112m (DKK 658m) from Vale, its long-term Brazilian customer, to supply material handling and mineral processing equipment for Vale's Moatize coal mine in the Tete Province of Mozambique.
FLSmidth has won a contract worth approximately $35m (DKK 200m) from the Russian mining company JSC Pavlik for the supply of a gold processing plant with a capacity of 3 million tonnes per year of gold ore, to be located in the Tenkinsky district of Magadan in the far eastern part of Russia.
FLSmidth has won a five-year contract worth approximately 190m USD (1,1bn DKK) from Minera Los Pelambres to supply maintenance services for their copper and molybdenum plant in central Chile. Minera Los Pelambres is owned by AMSA - Antofagasta Minerals.
FLSmidth has won a contract worth approximately $63m (approximately DKK 369m) from the Kazakhstani company, Kazakhmys PLC, to design a copper concentrator and supply all the process technology for a plant to be built at their Bozshakol copper mine in Kazakhstan, 220km north of the capital Astana.
FLSmidth has today acquired the market-leading technologies and products related to unmanned operation and process optimisation of stackers/reclaimers and train loading systems from the German company iSAM AG.
FLSmidth Signs Engineering Contract at MINExpo to Provide Services to Goldcorp/New Gold El Morro Project in Chile
This week, at one of the world's largest mining tradeshows, MINExpo, FLSmidth and Goldcorp/New Gold, Inc. signed an agreement for engineering services for key technologies for the El Morro gold/copper project in Chile. The asset, El Morro, is jointly owned by Goldcorp/New Gold, Inc.
FLSmidth has signed an agreement to acquire the two Australian service companies MIE Enterprises Pty Ltd. and Mayer Bulk Pty Ltd. The parties have agreed not to disclose the value of the transactions.
FLSmidth's Board of Directors and Group Executive Management are very pleased to report that FLSmidth's acquisition of the Australian engineering and equipment supply company Ludowici Limited was completed today, 3 July 2012.
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately $65m (DKK 370m) from the long-term customer Vale for the supply of material handling equipment to the Port of Nacala in Mozambique.
For the first time in 130 years, FLSmidth, a Denmark based, market-leading supplier of equipment and services to the global minerals and cement industries, has promoted a non-Dane to its executive leadership team.
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately $82m (DKK467m) from Allied Nevada Gold Corp. to supply equipment and services to their gold mine located about 200km north east of Reno in the state of Nevada, US.
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately USD105m (approximately DKK 600m) from the Mongolian company, Mongolyn Alt (MAK) Group, to supply a greenfield copper concentrator for a mine some 500 kilometres from the capital city Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
FLSmidth has received a contract worth approximately $30m (DKK 175m) for the supply of an iron ore crushing plant with a capacity of 1,800 tonnes per hour from Indian M/s National Mineral Development Corporation Limited (NMDC) for their Kumaraswamy iron ore project, located in the Bellary District, Karnataka in India.
FLSmidth has been awarded a significant contract for equipment supplies to a copper mine in Latin America.
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately €25m (approximately DKK 180m) by Jhabua Power.
FLSmidth has today signed a share purchase agreement to acquire 100% shareholding in Phillips Kiln Services, a US-based supplier of kiln services for the cement and minerals industries.
FLSmidth has received an order worth approximately €90m from the Moroccan company, OCP Office Chérifien des Phosphates, to supply equipment for a phosphate terminal for the Jorf Lasfar port at the Atlantic coast, some 120km south of the capital Casablanca.
FLSmidth has today signed an agreement to acquire the assets of the privately owned company Knelson, a Canada based corporate partnership which is active within the minerals industries.
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately €36m (DKK 265m) by Korba West Power Corporation Limited for supply and installation of a 1,800 tonnes per hour coal handling plant for their upcoming 2x600 MW power plant, currently under construction at Raigarh, Chhattisgarh, India.
FLSmidth has received a contract worth approximately €30m (DKK 223m) from Russian Open Joint Stock Company Pervenets for the supply of equipment for their brownfield Verninskoye gold plant. Open Joint Stock Company Pervenets is a wholly owned company by Polyus Gold.
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract for the supply of a complete semi-mobile sizer station for minerals processing by Minera Peñasquito which is owned by Goldcorp. The Peñasquito gold mine is located in the state of Zacatecas in Mexico, approximately 10 kilometres west of Mazapil.
FLSmidth has received a contract worth approximately €30m (DKK 223m) from Russian open joint stock company Pervenets for the supply of equipment for their brownfield Verninskoye gold plant. Open joint stock company Pervenets is a wholly owned company by Polyus Gold. The plant whic
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract from Egyptian-owned Wadi El Nile Cement Company for operation and maintenance of their 5,000t/day cement plant, being constructed approximately 120km south of the Egyptian capital Cairo. The equipment for the cement plant's production line was designed and s
FLSmidth has received an order worth approximately €34million (DKK250million) from Kuwait Cement Company for the supply of in-plant material handling equipment for the second production line at their cement plant located at Shuaiba Port in Kuwait. The first production line with a
Flsmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately €70m (DKK520m) from Afcons infrastructure, India, which has signed a contract worth approximately $200m with Jordan phosphate mines, Jordan, for a new phosphate rock terminal. The terminal will be located approximately 25km south o
FLSmidth has received an order worth $49m (DKK275m) from Detour Gold Corporation for the supply of equipment for its Detour Lake gold plant in north-eastern Ontario, Canada. The open pit plant will have a capacity of 55,000t/day. The scope of the supply includes two SAG mills, two ball mi
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth €49.5m (approximately DKK368m) from a company in the Middle East for engineering services and equipment for the expansion of a copper mine. The scope of the supply for the seven million tonnes per year capacity copper concentrator in
FLSmidth has signed a contract worth in excess of $75m (DKK440m) with Minera Lumina Copper Chile for the supply of design, engineering, and process equipment for their Caserones copper and molybdenum plant in central Chile. Minera Lumina Copper Chile is jointly owned by Nippon Mining & Me
FLSmidth has been awarded its second coal handling order from NTPC this year. The contract from M/s. NTPC Tamil Nadu Energy Company, a joint venture company between National Thermal Power and Tamil Nadu Electricity Board, has a value of approximately $20.4 million (Ð114 million) and cove
FLSmidth has acquired the assets of Summit Valley Equipment & Engineering, located in Salt Lake City in Utah, USA, effective 16 December 2009. Summit Valley Equipment & Engineering (SVEE) designs and fabricates modular plants and equipment used for the extraction of gold and si
FLSmidth has signed a contract, valued at US$30 million (DKK 150 million), with Chinese-owned Minera Chinalco Peru for equipment for its Toromocho copper mine. Toromocho is located in the Morococha mining district, about 140km east of Lima, the capital of Peru. FLSmidth is to provide det
FLSmidth has won a contract with state-owned LILIAMA Vietnam Machinery Installation for the supply of a coal-handling facility, worth approximately $40 million (approximately DKK 200 million). The contract includes ship unloading and storage facilities with a capacity of 400,000t, for a coal-fire
FLSmidth has been awarded a contract worth approximately €35 million (DKK 260 million) from Coastal Gujarat Power for the supply and construction of a coal handling system for the company's Ultra Mega Power Plant project in the state of Gujarat, India. Coastal Gujarat Power is a wholly owned
FLSmidth has received an order worth approximately DKK100m from Anrak Aluminium India for a gas suspension calcination system. The equipment is for Anrak's 1.5 million tonnes per year alumina refinery project located 65km from the city of Visakhapatnam in the east Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
FLSmidth Minerals has signed a contract worth close to €40m (DKK300m) with German-based Hoesch Spundwand und Profil (HSP). The equipment to be supplied is part of HSP's modernisation of its Dortmund sectional steel production plant. Material-handling equipment is a rapidly growing
FLSmidth has acquired Conveyor Engineering through a stock purchase agreement that was approved by FLSmidth and the shareholders of Conveyor Engineering, effective from 1 March 2009. Conveyor Engineering specialises in the design and supply of major bulk material-handling systems for cem
FLSmidth has recently been awarded contracts for its pneumapress filter division, gaining two new customers from the starch industry. Both contracts involve the supply of large, multi-module, sanitary-grade filters for starch processing facilities in the USA. These filters will be used t
FLSmidth Minerals has signed a contract worth $47 million (DKK 220m) with Teghout cjsc for the supply of primary comminution and classification equipment for the production of copper molybdenum. The plant, which is situated 200km north of Armenia's capital Yerivan, is the second-largest
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