Finlands Metso to supply equipment to Australias Boddington gold mine
Finnish engineering firm Metso Oyj (MX) Monday said it will supply crushing and grinding equipment to Boddington Gold Mine, or BGM, in Western Australia for around EUR50 million.
The company said the delivery is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2007. The mine is a joint venture owned by Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) and AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. (ANG.JO ).
The order comprises the supply of four ball mills with a capacity of 14,500 kilowatt each, and five large mining cone crushers, complemented by installation and commissioning support services. Metso’s solution is for the processing plant of the BGM expansion project.