Metso is introducing two new solutions for the crushing and screening plants in mining: the flexible FIT stations and the smart Foresight stations. The two unique, cost-efficient and productive solutions will provide significant resource and time savings for mines.
|Foresight MP station with scalping screen.|
“We have the experience in delivering crushing and screening plants with more than 100 installations globally. We also understand the needs of customers today in the evolving industry. That is why we are using our legacy and expertise to introduce these modularized crushing stations that focus on CAPEX reduction and shorter lead times,” said Guillaume Lambert, vice president, crushing systems at Metso.
The new stations offer a wide range of flexible solutions with ease of maintenance and time savings for any operation. The flexible FIT stations and smart Foresight stations provide unique benefits that set them apart.
The FIT stations are designed with the focus on speed and flexibility. There are two stations to select from: Recrushing station and Jaw station. The steel structures are supplied in modules that fit easily into containers for transportation. This also reduces on-site welding usually required and allows for quicker startup. Container delivery reduces delivery time by up to 25 per cent compared to similar crushing and screening plants. Erection is also reduced by up to 15 per cent.
The Foresight stations are equipped with smart automation technology including Metso Metrics, VisioRock, level sensors and crusher variable-frequency drive (VFD). These features enable optimised crusher speeds, preventative maintenance and optimising of production levels up to 6,000 tph. The MP cone crusher station features a scalping MF screen and an MP-Series cone crusher.
Both stations come with Metso equipment and technology to deliver maximum productivity for even the most demanding mining applications.