Metso has won a significant order to deliver a pellet plant, including grinding, filtration and a pyro-processing to a large-scale steel operation of JSW Steel Ltd. in India. This new order is Metso’s largest global pellet plant delivery, and the single-largest installation for Metso 2040-60 Vertical Plate Pressure Filters VPA, which are used in heavy-duty dewatering applications.

“Metso has a proven track record of delivering sustainable performance and reliability to the mining industry globally,” said Victor Tapia, president, Metso Mining Equipment business area. “We are very proud of this order, which further strengthens our position in the Indian mining market.”

Metso established its operations in India in 1992, and believes it is now a leading player in pelletizing in India.