Metso will supply mining equipment to TISCO’s iron ore processing plant in Lan county Shanxi Province in China. The 30 million euro order comprises three semi-autogenous mills (SAGs) as well as related start-up and commissioning services.
The order will be delivered to TISCO’s new iron ore processing plant, which is expected to be completed in 2012. The annual processing capacity of the plant’s three grinding lines will be 22 million tons of raw ore, which will be the largest capacity in China.
TISCO is China's largest, and one of the world's largest producers of stainless steel. In 2009, TISCO's turnover was approximately 10 billion euro.