Metso signed major services and equipment contract with Russian Copper Company


HELSINKI, FINLAND--(Marketwire - Dec 5, 2012) - Metso Corporation's press release onDecember 5, 2012 at 12.00 p.m. local time

Combining our world class equipment and extensive service capabilities toprovide customers complete solutions

Metso and ZAO Russian Copper Company (RMK) have signed a contract tosupplycrushing, screening and grinding equipment - as well as on-site servicesfor sixyears -to the first plant of the new Tominsky GOK copper concentrator intheChelyabinskya region in southwestern Russia. The complete value of theorder isapproximately EUR 150 million. The complete value of the equipment orderamountsto approximately EUR 65 million.

Under the current equipment contract, Metso will supply a primary gyratorycrusher, three cone crushers, one semi-autogenous grinding mill, threescreensand three ball mills for the first plant of the new Tominsky GOK copperconcentrator.

The delivery also includes on-site supervisory services for theinstallation andcommissioning, and on-site training for operating personnel. The equipmentdeliveries will be completed in fourth quarter 2015.

Metso's six-year life-cycle service contract includes maintenance; planningandoperational assistance, process and product support services, as well aswearand spare parts and components for the comminution circuit. Metso will alsomaintain auxiliary equipment for the whole comminution circuit from thegyratorycrusher to the hydro-cyclones.

The capital equipment order and the first year's annual value of theservicescontract are included in Metso Mining and Construction's third quarter 2012orders received.

ZAO Russian Copper Company (RMK) was founded in 2004. It produces copperconcentrate, copper cathodes and copper rods. The startup of the firstplant ofTominsky GOK is planned for fourth quarter of 2016.

Metso's mining and construction professionals specialize in always bringingtheright technology, processes, machinery and services to our customers in theaggregates production, construction, mining and minerals processing.

Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in theprocess industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power,andoil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries deliversustainability and profitability to customers worldwide. Expect results. ,

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For further information for the press, please contact:

Jerry Dubiansky
VP, Capital Equipment, Mining and Construction
tel. +1 717 578 6823.

Simon Pelletier
SVP, Life Cycle Services, Mining and Construction
tel. +1 514 515-2780.

Alexey Muzychkin
VP, Russia & CIS, Mining and Construction
tel. +7 495 915 29 30

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