Metso Outotec has signed a contract with an Indian customer for the supply of a large-capacity Grate-Kiln pellet plant in the State of Odisha, India.
The value of the order was not disclosed but, typically, the value for this type of an order is in the range of €30M-40M, depending on the scope of delivery.
Metso Outotec’s scope of supply includes basic engineering and process technology for the Grate-Kiln pellet plant, including the core proprietary equipment consisting of travelling grate, kiln, and cooler, as well as supervisory services for commissioning, and spare parts.
“The energy-efficient Metso Outotec Grate-Kiln process produces pellets of uniform quality with low emissions, high availability, and it has low investment and operating costs,” said Jari Ålgars, president of Metso Outotec’s Metals business area.
“With its annual pellet production capacity of 6 Mt, the new plant will be the first large-scale Grate-Kiln pellet plant in the country.”
The contract was booked in Metso Outotec’s Metals division’s Q1 2021 orders received.