Robinson's autonomous future

Robinson's autonomous future

The addition of an automated Epiroc drill rig has brought a US open pit mine into the modern age

Surface Drilling

12 SEPTEMBER 2022
Sandvik wins record $32 million order for battery-electric mining equipment

Sandvik wins record $32 million order for battery-electric mining equipment

World's first carbon neutral copper project to make use of Sandvik battery electric vehicles

Underground Drilling

27 JULY 2022
Diamond drilling commences at Chilean San Lorenzo project

Diamond drilling commences at Chilean San Lorenzo project

Exploration drilling begins at Great Southern Copper's Chilean San Lorenzo project

Züblin receives orders worth more than €280 million in Chile

Züblin receives orders worth more than €280 million in Chile

Multi-million dollar tunnelling contract for Strabag subsidiary in Chile

Underground Drilling

17 JUNE 2022
Glencore's Lomas Bayas mine to start automated journey with drill rigs

Glencore's Lomas Bayas mine to start automated journey with drill rigs

Glencore is employing Flanders' technology to automate drill rigs at a Chilean copper mine

Surface Drilling

15 JUNE 2022
Komatsu's FrontRunner for Anglo American's Los Bronces mine

Komatsu's FrontRunner for Anglo American's Los Bronces mine

FrontRunner, Komatsu's haulage automation package to be deployed at Anglo American's Chilean mine

Surface Drilling

14 JUNE 2022
C3 Metals to commence drilling copper-gold porphyry targets in Jamaica

C3 Metals to commence drilling copper-gold porphyry targets in Jamaica

Drilling programme begins at C3 Metals Bellas Gate copper-gold porphyry project in Jamaica

Universal Copper completes spring 2022 drilling at Poplar project

Universal Copper completes spring 2022 drilling at Poplar project

Samples sent for analysis as Universal Copper completes Canadian drill programme

Epiroc wins large mining equipment order in DRC

Epiroc wins large mining equipment order in DRC

Epiroc will be supplying a new copper mine in the DRC with drill rigs, haulers and loaders

Underground Drilling

20 APRIL 2022
Transocean invests in exploration of seabed minerals

Transocean invests in exploration of seabed minerals

Seabed mining set to be explored by Transocean as it buys stake in Ocean Minerals

Site Investigation

31 MARCH 2022
Bam Bam signs contract for springtime drilling at Majuba Hill, Nevada

Bam Bam signs contract for springtime drilling at Majuba Hill, Nevada

Contractor signed up by Bam Bam to commence drilling programme at Nevada copper project

Copper production goes wireless

Copper production goes wireless

Antofagasta Minerals' Minera Centinela operations in Chile gets a wireless network from Nokia

Surface Drilling

22 MARCH 2022