Expert Services & Plant Audits
Outotec offers a inspection, diagnostic and audit service that includes a review of the technologies onsite, their process performance and benchmarking to industry standards. Outotec is committed to keeping your investment productive and profitable. Our test facilities and extensive process background provide our engineers with all the tools to help you optimize your plant and to avoid you from running a plant inefficiently. Plant audits: If, for example, a minerals processing plant has experienced ore body changes, increased throughput or simple wear and tear from many years of operation, process equipment can often be running below optimum level. The thorough review process covers from individual equipment to complete operating plants allowing our engineers to identify areas where improvements are required. This service consists of full audit reports and recommendations, including new specifications to achieve the desired performance.
- Observation of equipment operation
- Review of process trends
- Monitoring and recording of current equipment duty and performance
- Full mechanical and structural audit
- Re-calibration of instruments
- Optional site or laboratory test work
Equipment diagnosis, fact finding and root cause failure analyses
Technology supplied by Outotec is the key to guarantee high performance and ensure appropriate return on investment. It is essential that these state-of-the-art highly automated technologies are well maintained and tuned to the process.
Keeping up with technological development and being at the leading edge requires a lot of time and effort. We have installed similar equipment or plants in various operating conditions all around the globe and get continuous feedback from other customers. Therefore our engineers, who are continuously trained, are capable of fast troubleshooting and optimum fine-tuning of our technology. Working together with our experts will bring an important support to your maintenance organization and save a lot of time and money.
Process evaluation service for hydrometallurgical zinc plants
Outotec's process evaluation service provides you with a detailed analysis of your zinc leaching and solution purification process performance and opportunities for enhancing the processes.
- Zinc solution purification - Process evaluation service
- Zinc leaching and iron removal (Coming soon!)