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
Swemin starts blockchain pilot

Swemin starts blockchain pilot

A metal's 'dirty' carbon past could taint a 'clean' EV's green credentials.

Innovation

13 MAY 2020
Epiroc positioned to be mining-tech leader, says Hedblom

Epiroc positioned to be mining-tech leader, says Hedblom

Swedish equipment manufacturer to grow tech platform, network

Innovation

09 MARCH 2020
Revealing hidden depths

Revealing hidden depths

LKAB is facing a mid-2020s deadline to plan the future of its Kiruna underground iron ore operation

Fleet

02 MARCH 2020
FLSmidth receives major grinding solution order

FLSmidth receives major grinding solution order

FLSmidth will supply four production lines of grinding equipment to a copper mine in Russia

Comminution

10 FEBRUARY 2020
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