Technology Manager HIGmill, Outotec
Mattias Åstholm joined Outotec at the time of Introducing HIGmillTM to their technology, taking the leading role of Technology Manager HIGmills. Mattias has earlier worked a decade with comminution business as a Product Manager of grinding mills. He has a bachelor degree in Mining from the in Mining from the Swedish School of Mining and Metallurgy, Filipstad Sweden.
Outotec HIGmill™ – High intensity grinding at its finest
Ore grade declining is considered to be one of the key trends in global mining industry. These ore bodies are increasingly complex, requiring a finer grind size for maximum mineral recovery. Besides energy efficient technologies are becoming one of the major factors, affecting success of the project, particularly at present difficult economic situation. Outotec’s HIGmillTM allows to overcome these challenges: HIGmillTM provide energy efficient, fine and ultra fine grinding solution.
Since its introduction, the market has shown great interest in Outotec’s HIGmillTM technology. Within the first two years Outotec has established projects in the base metal and PGM industry. The first mill for a copper concentrate regrind project was delivered earlier this year.