Metso will supply minerals processing equipment and services to Russian Copper Company ZAO (RMK) for its copper operation in Chelyabinskya region in southwestern Russia. The service contract is for over six years and includes a team of more than 130 Metso on-site personnel and service parts supply. The complete value of the order is approximately EUR 200 million. Under the equipment contract, Metso will supply a primary gyratory crusher, three cone crushers, two semi-autogenous grinding mills, three screens and three ball mills for the new Mikheevsky GOK copper concentrator. The delivery also includes on-site supervisory services for the installation and commissioning, and on-site training for the Russian Copper Company's operating personnel.Metso's life-cycle service contract includes maintenance, planning and operational assistance, process and product support services, as well as wear and spare parts and components for the comminution circuit. Metso will also maintain auxiliary equipment for the whole communication circuit from the gyratory crusher to the hydro-cyclones. "The construction of Mikheevsky GOK is a project of federal significance and Russian Copper Company starts its implementation with full responsibility. We welcome participation of our old partner Metso in this project", stated Vsevolod V Levin, President, Russian Copper Company.