The cutting edge of hard rock

The cutting edge of hard rock

Hard-rock cutting technologies have huge potential, not just for development purposes but also in a production

Innovation

14 MAR 2018
Atlas Copco wins Pucobre order

Atlas Copco wins Pucobre order

Atlas Copco has won a significant order from Chilean mining company Sociedad Punta del Cobre

Fleet

07 MAR 2018
Cat longwall with automation for Peabody

Cat longwall with automation for Peabody

Peabody recently ordered a complete Cat longwall mining system for its North Goonyella mine

Innovation

06 MAR 2018
Breaking the surface

Breaking the surface

Surface mining machines can also be used in hard rock applications. Ailbhe Goodbody investigates

Fleet

21 FEB 2018
'Considerable growth' ahead for underground equipment

'Considerable growth' ahead for underground equipment

New research shows significantly rising demand for segment

Fleet

21 FEB 2018
SMT Scharf acquires RDH Mining Equipment

SMT Scharf acquires RDH Mining Equipment

SMT Scharf has acquired an interest in 100% of the shares in RDH Mining Equipment

Fleet

15 FEB 2018
Subsea mining tools ace trials

Subsea mining tools ace trials

Nautilus completes submerged trials for its seafloor production tools

Fleet

13 FEB 2018
Nautilus trials successfully progressing

Nautilus trials successfully progressing

Nautilus Minerals has provided an update on submerged trials for its seafloor production tools

Fleet

31 JAN 2018
Geodrill secures Subika project

Geodrill secures Subika project

It is Geodrill's second long-term contract with Newmont

Development

17 JAN 2018
Pybar tests Cat loader underground

Pybar tests Cat loader underground

Pybar is conducting the first underground trial of the new Cat R1700 loader

Fleet

22 DEC 2017
Researchers track autonomous vehicles

Researchers track autonomous vehicles

QUT researchers develop technology for tracking underground vehicles

Fleet

14 DEC 2017
TIPL planning West Bengal location

TIPL planning West Bengal location

Indian Caterpillar dealer TIPL is planning a new manufacturing plant

Fleet

13 DEC 2017
The bull is back

The bull is back

Sandvik has showed off its latest truck, the TH663i, and given an introduction to its next series of

Fleet

11 DEC 2017
Hard rock revolution

Hard rock revolution

Ailbhe Goodbody visited the Twickenham mine to see the Atlas Copco Mobile Miner 22H

Innovation

08 DEC 2017
Atlas Copco launches Minetruck MT54

Atlas Copco launches Minetruck MT54

The Minetruck MT54 is designed to ramp up productivity

Fleet

01 DEC 2017
Komatsu selects Texas for newest facility

Komatsu selects Texas for newest facility

Komatsu planning to open a power lab in Texas, US

Sustainability

23 NOV 2017