Smelting Newsletter Issue 1 February 2015
In this issue of the Smelting Newsletter we cover a visit to Mexicana de Cobre's La Caridad smelter which is owned by Grupo Mexico. Additionally, a summary of a modernization program that was developed for MDK in Bulgaria is discussed. This issues also includes a review of an expansion project for Huludao Non-Ferrous Metals Group Co., Ltd. with a scope to replace an existing copper blast furnace with the Outotec Ausmelt TSL smelter increasing capacity from 50,000 to 100,000. Another project utilizing Outotec Asumelt TSL technology that is reviewed in this issue of the Smelting Newsletter is for Yunnan Metallurgical Technology Group. Finally, a review of the Copper Market and TC/RC's is included with an overview of Outotec Smelter Modernization Services.