ABB launches hoist safety suite

ABB launches hoist safety suite

Company has released ABB Ability Safety Plus for hoists.

Transport

25 NOVEMBER 2020
ABB gets Fortescue drives, motors order

ABB gets Fortescue drives, motors order

Aiming to reduce energy needs at the plant.

Power / Remote power

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Albemarle, Tesla and Uber join forces in EV push

Albemarle, Tesla and Uber join forces in EV push

ZETA aiming for 100% EVs by 2030.

Innovation

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Robot deploying at Swedish future mining project

Robot deploying at Swedish future mining project

Robotic dog to be used for investigating a damaged area of the Kiruna mine.

Innovation

23 OCTOBER 2020
ABB, TAKRAF commission Chuquicamata conveyor

ABB, TAKRAF commission Chuquicamata conveyor

The 58 MegaWatt drive power system covers a distance of almost 13km.

Transport

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
ABB in digital mine partnership at Granny Smith

ABB in digital mine partnership at Granny Smith

Collaboration is a step towards potentially automating some of the mine's operations.

Technology / innovation

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

The control features are designed to optimise testwork initiatives and enhance functionality.

Operational Excellence

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
ABB wins Tanami hoist order

ABB wins Tanami hoist order

Under the scope of the A$24m contract ABB will supply and install two mine hoist systems.

Development

12 AUGUST 2020
ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

Automation platform will form the basis of deeper digital transformation.

Is mining ready for prescriptive maintenance?

Is mining ready for prescriptive maintenance?

Prescriptive maintenance is the latest initiative in the quest for uninterrupted minesite operation....

Maintenance

21 JULY 2020
ABB to power De Beers deep-water diamond vessel

ABB to power De Beers deep-water diamond vessel

The new ship will increase the shipowner's annual production by 35%

Exploration

13 JULY 2020
ABB mill drives for Zijin's Serbia copper mine

ABB mill drives for Zijin's Serbia copper mine

The mill drives are part of a €200 million investment in modernisation at the facility

Plant

11 JUNE 2020