U.S.-based and globally focused Eriez confirmed this week it has won the OZ Minerals Carrapateena HydroFloat project.

eriez Hydrofloat 262The goal of the project: to increase the recovery of copper and gold from the ore through a more efficient and sustainable extraction process. While he did not release details on the scope, Eriez Australia managing director James Cooke called the contract award a significant milestone for the company.

“Our team at Eriez is excited to be at the forefront of the mining industry's transformation by leveraging our patented HydroFloat technology. Our expertise in mineral processing, combined with our commitment to providing tailored solutions to our clients, made us the preferred choice for OZ Minerals.” 

The company did not disclose the financial details or project timeline.

In related Eriez news, the group recently announced it awarded PT HMA the winner of the 2022 APAC Merwin Award. Eriez presents the award annually to recognize the year’s top sales representative for their contributions to Eriez’ ideals and mission in the Asia-Pacific region.

“PT HMA had a phenomenal year, surpassing its budget orders and setting a new benchmark for all APAC Eriez sales representatives in terms of order value,” said Ezio Viti, Eriez Regional Sales Director for the APAC Region. “PT HMA’s consistent performance and active promotion of Eriez in mining and heavy industry throughout Indonesia has been exceptional.”

Viti noted Eriez is expanding and enhancing its APAC teams as part of its dedication to fulfilling a commitment to APAC.

"Eriez recognizes the enormous potential for growth and innovation in this region and is striving to increase the accessibility and prevalence of advanced separation solutions in this part of the world," Viti said.

Eriez established the APAC Merwin Award in 2020 to acknowledge representatives for meeting sales objectives while adhering to Eriez values, exceeding customers’ expectations, and furthering the Eriez brand in the growing region.

Source: Eriez.com