COVID-19 has forced companies to innovate
Operational life extends to 2030
Sandvik and Codelco started their automation cooperation at the mine in 2004.
Rajo Inca expansion will increase the mine's production by 50%
Technology trials aim to improve processes in Chilean mining and make them safer.
Company will need to find an exit to current contracts with coal-based power generators.
Mining TAG is a technology company that provides mining solutions for underground operations.
The electrical model begins its industrial test at an altitude of more than 2,000 meters.
State-controlled miner's automation drive has strained union relations in Chile.
Chiliean producer will bring mines back online after pandemic fears.
German OEM outfits Chuquicamata with four maintenance machines.
Solutions include the Rig Control System, which makes equipment ready for automation.