OUTOTEC develops, designs and delivers leading technology solutions and services for the processing of copper, nickel, zinc, lead, gold, silver and platinum-group metals at all stages in the value chain from ore to metal. OUTOTEC helps its customers create the smartest value from natural resources and works with them to find the most sustainable solutions for water, energy, minerals, and handling the full value chain from ore to metals. As the global leader in minerals- and metals-processing technologies, Outotec has developed many breakthroughs in the metals and mining industry. Outotec also provides innovative solutions for industrial water treatment, the utilisation of alternative energy sources and the chemical industry. With a global network of sales and service centres, research facilities and over 4,500 experts, Outotec generated annual sales of approximately €1.4 billion in 2014. Outotec shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.