Normet strikes partnership dealSep 2011
Normet News Release
Finnish tunnel services and manufacturing company Normet has signed a cooperation deal with Irish mining equipment company QME.
QME will be an authorised service provider for Normet as well as a partner in product and process offering development.
Normet manufactures tunnel machinery
QME's rebuild workshop in Ireland
Karl Hämäläinen, Normet's Vice President, Service and Solution Offering, said: "Practical examples of the cooperation will be joint operative process, specialist, and ramp up teams for various underground development projects."
Normet's President Tom Melbye added: "QME has a long history in underground construction operations and practical knowledge in various mining processes."
Normet develops and manufactures tunnel and mining industry machinery as well as developing construction chemicals for underground processes such as mobile robotised concrete spraying.
QME has just completed a 7km development contract for New Boliden Tara Mines, Europe's largest lead zinc producer. It supplies services to the mining industry worldwide, and its Rebuild Division supplies remanufactured mining loaders, trucks, drilling equipment, personnel carriers and utility vehicles. The work involves disassembly, refurbishment, rebuilding and commissioning of specialist machinery.
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