Cobre Panama starts up gearless mill drive systems

Cobre Panama starts up gearless mill drive systems

Manufacturer ABB has commissioned six units at copper op

Operational Excellence

29 OCTOBER 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 OCTOBER 2019
Disrupting mining - calls for more collaboration

Disrupting mining - calls for more collaboration

Have mining and METS companies done enough to future-proof the industry?

Innovation

18 SEPTEMBER 2019
Boliden's Aitik AI tests show promising results

Boliden's Aitik AI tests show promising results

Boliden wants to know whether artificial intelligence could optimise its processes

Innovation

30 JULY 2019
ABB digital system merges mine planning, operation

ABB digital system merges mine planning, operation

ABB's new management platform combines short interval control with closed-loop scheduling

Next big mining technology shift underway

Next big mining technology shift underway

Mine-tech could be entering transformational era

Innovation

15 JULY 2019
Takraf's Chilean belt conveyor system progressing

Takraf's Chilean belt conveyor system progressing

New progress in Tenova Takraf's belt conveyor system project in Chile

Transport

03 JUNE 2019
Hundredth ABB AC drive for Komatsu shovels

Hundredth ABB AC drive for Komatsu shovels

Komatsu has put in another order for ABB AC multidrive technology for its P&H electric rope shovels

Fleet

16 APRIL 2019
ABB digitalises material handling

ABB digitalises material handling

The ABB Ability Stockyard Management System is designed to optimise bulk material handling terminals...

Transport

08 APRIL 2019
Rolls-Royce, ABB collaborate on microgrids, digital tech

Rolls-Royce, ABB collaborate on microgrids, digital tech

Rolls-Royce and ABB have announced a global partnership on microgrid technology

Power / Remote power

03 APRIL 2019
Bauma preview: Power systems

Bauma preview: Power systems

The focus of the first Bauma product preview is on power systems for the mining industry

Power / Remote power

01 APRIL 2019
SUM to test smart, autonomous BEVs by 2020

SUM to test smart, autonomous BEVs by 2020

The Sustainable Underground Mining project is focusing on autonomous, smart and carbon-free vehicles...