Mincon buys Finnish firm Lehti

Mincon buys Finnish firm Lehti

Acquisition of Finnish manufacturer will help consolidate Mincon's control of its product range

Fleet

20 JAN 2020
Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs

Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs

Drilling contractor is one of the first companies to put the new-gen units to work

Fleet

15 JAN 2020
New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade

New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade

Subsidiary has introduced the G9290, the latest model in its motor grader line

Fleet

15 JAN 2020
Electric truck fleet for Conuma's Wolverine mine

Electric truck fleet for Conuma's Wolverine mine

The shift to electric is expected to generate substantial savings at Wolverine

Fleet

14 DEC 2019
Komatsu America launches HD785-8 off-highway truck

Komatsu America launches HD785-8 off-highway truck

Komatsu America has launched the new HD785-8 rigid frame off-highway haul truck

Fleet

13 DEC 2019
Engie enters an order for Nel electrolyser

Engie enters an order for Nel electrolyser

A 3.5-megawatt unit is headed for a hydrogen haul truck at Anglo American's Mogalakwena next year

Fleet

12 DEC 2019
Caterpillar updates drive system for electric rope shovels

Caterpillar updates drive system for electric rope shovels

Caterpillar has updated the AC electric drive system for Cat 7495 and 7495 HF electric rope shovels

Fleet

25 NOV 2019
ASI fitting Ukraine mine for automation

ASI fitting Ukraine mine for automation

Project comes after successful testing of technology for Ferrexpo Yeristovo

Fleet

21 NOV 2019
Vale tests autonomous trucks at Carajás

Vale tests autonomous trucks at Carajás

Vale moves its autonomous truck project to Carajás following success at Brucutu

Fleet

12 NOV 2019
A fleet in waiting

A fleet in waiting

Why are there still mines that do not employ fleet management systems?

Fleet

11 NOV 2019
A sweet and salty deal for Wirtgen at Beyondie

A sweet and salty deal for Wirtgen at Beyondie

Kalium Lakes selects milling machine for Australia's first SOP operation

Fleet

31 OCT 2019
Scania and Navistar explore cooperation

Scania and Navistar explore cooperation

Scania and Navistar may potentially cooperate in providing vehicles and services for Canadian mines

Fleet

30 OCT 2019
Next-gen SmartROC D65 debuts in Australia

Next-gen SmartROC D65 debuts in Australia

Epiroc introduces new generation of already successful drilling technology

Fleet

28 OCT 2019
Michelin MEMS4 now available from Komatsu

Michelin MEMS4 now available from Komatsu

Michelin and Komatsu America's joint programme will offer MEMS4 as a factory-installed option

Fleet

24 OCT 2019
Boliden doubles down on electrification

Boliden doubles down on electrification

Swedish miner adds to electric trolley line at Aitik, introduces same tech to Kevitsa

Fleet

24 OCT 2019
Volvo's new business area focuses on automation

Volvo's new business area focuses on automation

Volvo Autonomous Solutions is aimed at customers in mining, ports and transport logistics

Innovation

18 OCT 2019