A Pit Viper 275 is one of the rigs that has contributed to the autonomous drilling one million multi-pass lineal metres at the Lake Vermont mine in Queensland

Thiess and Epiroc celebrate autonomous drilling milestone at Lake Vermont

One million lineal metres have been drilled autonomously by Epiroc rigs at Lake Vermont, Queensland

14 July 2023

 The autonomous SmartROC D65 MKII for production drilling applications is now available commercially

Rise of the Machines: Automation in the mining sector

Why is automation important to the drilling industry and where is the most progress being made?

05 July 2023

 Skanska is taking delivery of four new face drilling rigs from Epiroc - one Boomer E20 S and three Boomer XE3

Epiroc delivers high-technology face drill rigs to Skanska in Norway

Nordic construction giant Skanska takes delivery of specialist tunnelling equipment from Epiroc

03 July 2023

 Epiroc has produced the new MTVR, a mobile hydraulic powerpack for electric blasthole drills

Epiroc introduces a hydraulic powerpack for electric blasthole drills

Self-contained, wagon-mounted powerpack enables off-grid operation for high-voltage electric drills

27 June 2023

 An autonomous SmartROC D65 MKII rig consistently achieved hole accuracy targets set beyond what was achievable with manual operations

Autonomous SmartROC D65 MKII outperforms manually operated drill rigs

Testing in Australia by Epiroc proves benefits of drill rig automation

02 June 2023

 Epiroc’s battery-electric Scooptram ST18 SG loader with operator and mobile charging station

Epiroc wins large mining equipment order from Boliden in Sweden

Epiroc to supply a second batch of battery-electric mining equipment to Boliden

01 June 2023

 Epiroc’s SmartROC CL rigs are the equipment of choice for E. Hartikainen Oy, the drilling contractor at Terrafame mine

Straight down to business

SmartROC rig overcomes harsh conditions at Finish mine site to deliver nickel supplies

30 May 2023

 Epiroc’s new flagship construction drill rig SmartROC T25 R

Epiroc launches new flagship construction drill rig - SmartROC T25 R

Epiroc has launched the remote radio control SmartROC T25 R for use within the construction sector

25 May 2023


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