As a result of an upgrade programme, One Hole Automatic is now available as an option on the Epiroc SmartROC T45 rig. Credit: Epiroc

Update delivers significant features for SmartROC Tophammer cabin rigs

A new version of Epiroc’s Rig Control System will benefit the rigs with a number of improvements

20 June 2024

Orica and Fertiberia have partnered to successfully execute the first blast using low-carbon1 Technical Ammonium Nitrate (TAN) at the Canteras de Santullán quarry in Spain. Credit: Orica

Orica and Fertiberia complete first low-carbon ammonium nitrate blast in Spain

Low-carbon1 Technical Ammonium Nitrate (TAN) used for blasting at a quarry in Spain

14 June 2024

The use of artificial intelligence in the broader construction industry can potentially provide numerous benefits, including greater efficiency and site safety. Credit: blinow61

Why AI technology is revolutionising the construction industry

Jake Michael, on behalf of EPS Trenchless Installations, discusses the role of AI in construction

13 June 2024

Seequent has engaged leading game development studio, CerebalFix in a bid to revolutionise earth science education with the creation of Visible Geology, a free web application to teach earth science students how the earth works – in 3D. Credit: Seequent

Seequent launches free web app to help combat global shortage of earth scientists

Software company works with game development studio to revolutionise earth science education

12 June 2024

The jack-up vessel “Innovation” installing a monopile for the Saint-Nazaire wind farm using the OFD drilling technology (2021-2022). Credit: Herrenknecht

Second wind farm to use Herrenknecht OFD technology

DEME will employ Herrenknecht's OFD technology for a second time at the Noirmoutier wind farm

12 June 2024

Well-SENSE’s FLI equipment can be transported to a site in a pick-up truck and then deployed by just one technician Credit: Well-SENSE

Exploring efficiency advances in fibre-optic seismic profiling

FiberLine Intervention addresses many of the drawbacks of retrievable encased fibre systems

30 May 2024

Bauer Maschinen welcomed visitors to its in-house exhibition, “360 degrees of special foundation”, in Schrobenhausen, Germany Credit: Bauer Maschinen

360 degrees of special foundation: Bauer's in-house exhibition

Bauer welcomed around 1900 guests from 72 countries to its in-house exhibition

23 May 2024

Mike Headley (left) the executive director of the SDSTA and the laboratory director at SURF stands next to Casey Peterson, SDSTA board chair, in part of the newly excavated drift Credit: Matthew Kapust

SURF begins excavation to expand underground research space

SURF’s underground blast for the expansion of future research space nearly a mile below the surface

22 May 2024


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