Lundin Gold has announced that long-lead-time process plant equipment for its Fruta del Norte gold project in Ecuador has been ordered and that soft tunneling for mine development is well advanced. The long-lead-time grinding equipment package, including the SAG and ball mills, complete with motors, was awarded to Outotec Chile S.A. Outotec was also awarded the flotation and filtration packages. Orders for the remaining process plant equipment packages are expected to be awarded by year-end.

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