The contract will be performed jointly with a local partner and will contribute to Sandvik Mining's business during the years 2012 until 2013.

Sandvik's mining order includes the design, supply and installation of a crushing and conveying system, including primary in-pit crushers, overland conveyors, a secondary and tertiary crushing and screening plant including all auxiliary equipment and electrical instrumentation and control systems.

"The size and complexity of this system [...] demonstrates Sandvik Mining's capability to deliver wide-ranging high-tech solutions in the area of continuous mining and materials handling systems for surface mining applications," said Gary Hughes, president of the Sandvik mining business area.