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Metso Outotec expands its digital service capabilities by acquiring Global Physical Asset Management in North America

Metso Outotec Corporation’s press release on September 1, 2022, at 9.25 p.m.

Metso Outotec has closed the acquisition of Global Physical Asset Management, a technology provider based in North America. The acquisition will further strengthen Metso Outotec’s capabilities in digital field service inspections for grinding.

The innovative technologies and the digital inspection method of Global Physical Asset Management are patented and fully complementary to Metso Outotec’s current service offering for grinding. This will bring more value to customers and support them in achieving reliable plant performance. The acquired technology enables 60% faster gear inspections with outstanding accuracy when compared to the use of conventional methods.

“I am very pleased about this important step toward our strategic target to become the preferred services provider in our industry. The unique technology and digital inspection method fit excellently with our services strategy and grinding offering and will also bring potential to further develop our inspection capabilities for our crushing solutions. I warmly welcome our new colleagues to the Metso Outotec team,” says Sami Takaluoma, President, Services business area at Metso Outotec.


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Videos: MIRACON21 – The 2021 MIRA conference was an online event




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In October 2021, MIRA held an on-line conference spanning three days for a global audience of some 325 delegates. We heard from more than 60 professionals and specialists from across the mining, risk and insurance sectors, covering a diverse array of subjects.

Links to videos of each of the day’s sessions can be found below as well as an agenda for each day to help pinpointing specific sessions in each video.

Day 1

Effects on the Mining Industry of the Decarbonisation Transition/Automation in the Mining Industry/Increased Risks in a COVID-19 World

Day 2

Tailings Dams & the GISTM/Challenges for Mining Companies in the Current Insurance Market Cycle/Technical Advisory Group Sessions

Day 3

Lessons Learned/MIRA Board Q&A/ESG Evolution in the Mining & Insurance Industries/ Technical Advisory Group Sessions

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Automated Continuous Pinion Temperature Monitoring System

Online pinion temperature monitoring of the pinion with infrared temperature sensors is the most consistent and effective means of detecting misalignment of gear driven mill systems, allowing the user to quickly detect and correct any misalignment that may develop.

If you are looking for continuous condition monitoring through automatic sensing of pinion bulk temperatures give us a call:

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