Metso strengthens its position as a leading supplier to the pulp industry by
obtaining a license to FLSmidth Lime Kiln and
HELSINKI, FINLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/13 -- Metso Corporation's
press release on May 28, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. local time
Metso will acquire the lime kiln and recausticizing business of
an exclusive license to the technology concerned. The
acquired business will be affiliated to Metso's Pulp, Paper and Power
segment, Fiber business line. The
value of the transaction will not
A new lime kiln Technology Center employing 15-25 persons will be
established in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The acquisition will complement Metso's portfolio as a full scope
the pulp industry, and is in line with Metso's strategy to
be the leading global
supplier of equipment and processes to the pulp
and paper industry.
The closing of the transaction is expected to take place during the
second quarter of 2013.
Since 1882, FLSmidth has been the leading supplier of equipment,
expertise for the cement and minerals industries. With
more than 15,000 employees and local presence in over 50 countries,
FLSmidth is a leading engineering company listed on NASDAQ OMX
Metso's pulp, paper and power professionals specialize in processes,
equipment, services, paper machine clothing and filter
fabrics. Our offering and experience cover the entire process life
cycle including new production lines,
rebuilds and services.
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Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in
the process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and
paper, power, and
oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over
50 countries contribute to
sustainability and deliver profitability
to customers worldwide. Metso's shares
are listed on the NASDAQ OMX
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For further information, please contact:
Vice President, Fiber Processing business unit, Fiber business line,
tel. +46 70 653 38 18
Vice President, Legal, Patents and Business Development, Fiber business
tel. +46 70 383 22 84
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