Thyssenkrupp partner with EIRICH on minerals processing

Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has partnered with EIRICH to build high capacity grinding mills.

To two companies are working together to further develop the EIRICH TowerMill, an agitated media mill for the wet grinding or ore and minerals.

Uwe Schuh, head of grinding technology at Industrial Solutions, explained, “We need to keep pace with the complex requirements of our mining industry customers so that we can continue to provide them ore processing solutions in the future.”

“That’s why we are combing the expertise of Maschinefabrik Gustav Eirich (MGE) as the patent holder with our experience in the development, construction, logistics, installation, and service of such large-scale machines.”

MGE managing director Stephan Eirich added that “utilising the significant plant engineering experience of thyssenkrupp will now enable us to expand our portfolio to include large machines with significantly higher throughputs to meet changing market demands.”

Currently TowerMills are produced with power rating sup to 1500hp, the new expanded product line will include units of up to 6000hp “to guarantee the processing of fine and ultrafine grained minerals of less than 20 microns at high throughput rates.”




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