Epiroc to acquire mining electrification solutions provider

Epiroc to acquire mining electrification solutions provider

Canadian mining infrastructure electrification specialist, Meglab, acquired by Epiroc

Sandvik launches iSURE 8.1 underground rock excavation software

Sandvik launches iSURE 8.1 underground rock excavation software

Sandvik has released the latest round of updates to its iSURE underground rock drilling software

AECI Mining Explosives sets a new benchmark for bulk explosives

AECI Mining Explosives sets a new benchmark for bulk explosives

Powergel X² is a newly launched explosive for mining use in extreme blasting conditions

Surface Drilling

26 MAR 2021
Sandvik

Sandvik's top hammer system for large hole drilling in surface mining

Sandvik introduces a fully optimised surface top hammer drilling system for large hole sizes

Surface Drilling

25 MAR 2021
Sandvik introduces PowerCarbide SH69

Sandvik introduces PowerCarbide SH69

Sandvik describes its new SH69 as "a powerful breakthrough in cemented carbide development"

Surface Drilling

22 MAR 2021
Capital gets AngloGold Ashanti drilling contracts

Capital gets AngloGold Ashanti drilling contracts

Two long-term contracts for drilling at AngloGold Ashanti's Tanzanian project awarded to Capital

Bolters and drill rigs go green with Mine Master

Bolters and drill rigs go green with Mine Master

A battery-powered bolter - the Roof Master 1.8KE - has been launched by Mine Master

Epiroc launches Boomer with internal hydraulics

Epiroc launches Boomer with internal hydraulics

World's first face drill rig with internal hydraulics launched by Epiroc

Sandvik releases

Sandvik releases 'Dual Controls' package for DD422i rigs

Dual Controls package launched by Sandvik for its DD422i and DD422iE face drills

Automated mining key to Mars colonisation

Automated mining key to Mars colonisation

Scientist suggests automated mining will be crucial to the potential colonisation on Mars

Surface Drilling

10 MAR 2021
Sandvik expands battery-electric range with new top hammer longhole drill

Sandvik expands battery-electric range with new top hammer longhole drill

Latest addition from Sandvik adds to the company's battery-electric range of mining drill rigs

Rapid Mine Development - faster and better

Rapid Mine Development - faster and better

The story of how Epiroc is supporting a Chilean mine on its move to an automated underground fleet

The rise of robotics:  It

The rise of robotics: It's mining, but not as we know it

Just how significantly is digitisation and automation changing the mining industry?

Surface Drilling

08 MAR 2021
Golden Rim commences major exploration programme at Kada

Golden Rim commences major exploration programme at Kada

Preparation for an auger drilling programme are underway at Golden Rim's Kada gold project

Surface Drilling

08 MAR 2021
Underground mining readies for the IIoT revolution

Underground mining readies for the IIoT revolution

A look at how IIoT technologies can seamlessly connect vehicles, machinery and personnel

Major Drilling deploys Symboticware

Major Drilling deploys Symboticware's telematics

Symboticware's telematics and communication technologies to be added to Major Drilling's drill fleet

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