Metso to supply Lynas kiln

RARE earths developer Lynas Corporation has signed a €13 (A$21) million order with Metso Minerals – part of Metso Outotec – for a large rotary kiln and combustion system to bake rare earth elements at Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.

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A Metso long kiln.

Commissioning of the kiln is expected to take place in 2022.

Lynas CEO Amanda Lacaze said the kiln was the longest lead time item for the company's Kalgoorlie cracking and leaching plant.