Concentrate production

Copper concentrator

Outotec offers front-line process solutions based on proprietary process equipment for a wide variety of mineral processing application.

  • Base metals
  • Precious metals
  • Iron ore
  • Chromite and ilmenite ores
  • Various industrial minerals
  • Smelter slags 

Our solutions range from equipment to complete production plants, always tailor-made to the customer’s needs. Outotec's competitive edge is based on our extensive mineral processing experience combined with our proven technologies. In-depth process and industry knowledge with hundreds of plant references make us a unique strategic partner for our customers.

Extensive R&D

The expertise of two Outotec in-house R&D centers is utilized in designing process solutions. The R&D centers are specialized in minerals processing, metals production and technology development. These research facilities have state-of-the-art laboratories and pilot plants for the most demanding testwork purposes in minerals processing and extractive metallurgy.

Outotec's HSC Chemistry® software offers a modern way for simulating processes by using the data received from the test work.


Our capability to combine process and automation design is vitally important in ensuring that the process is controlled as intended. The provision of automation, process design and project management from Outotec eliminates expensive and restrictive interfaces during implementation.

Outotec’s minerals processing technology has been developed to produce concentrates of every category with maximum efficiency. We have developed and manufactured some of the world’s most efficient and reliable equipment and has the ability to provide integrated process design and deliver processing plants with almost any level of automation. Outotec is the partner of choice offering technically, economically, and environmentally sustainable solutions to meet the customer’s needs.