PROK Chile is excited to announce a major supply contract award at the Sierra Gorda copper mine (SGSCM). PROK will supply all idlers for the sites processing plant for the next 2 years and will also have a team of technical specialists located on site permanently to assist in optimising the sites conveyor systems.

Sierra Gorda is located 4.5 kilometers from the City of Sierra Gorda in the Antofagasta region and is one of the largest copper mines in the world. Over 115,000 tons of ore are processed daily, producing 108,000 tons of copper per year.

PROK Idlers are equipped with high-quality PROK rollers supported by close tolerance, premium bearings and highly effective PROK seals.

Renowned for high performance and reliability, PROK is a global leader in high quality idlers with proven results in copper ore and various other applications all over the world.

PROK Chile General Manager Andres Virot said the contract award was an exciting opportunity for the business.

“The contract award is a major milestone for us, and we are looking forward to working closely with the client to supply our market leading conveyor idlers and technical expertise.”

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