ABB and Epiroc develop emissions-free railcar

ABB and Epiroc develop emissions-free railcar

MPV will go into production in 2021.

Fleet

13 JANUARY 2021
Kaunis Iron adds to Epiroc rig fleet

Kaunis Iron adds to Epiroc rig fleet

Kaunis Iron has added two SmartROC D65s to its current fleet.

Fleet

08 JANUARY 2021
Epiroc to acquire mine productivity software company

Epiroc to acquire mine productivity software company

MineRP's platform capabilities will be combined with Epiroc's digital solutions.

Innovation

23 DECEMBER 2020
Orica, Epiroc commission blast automation machine

Orica, Epiroc commission blast automation machine

Underground development prototype being commissioned.

Innovation

23 NOVEMBER 2020
Cadia integrates remote-control water cannon

Cadia integrates remote-control water cannon

MacLean water cannon patched into Epiroc automation control system.

Innovation

12 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
Epiroc wins order from Nornickel

Epiroc wins order from Nornickel

Equipment for mine totals over US$11M

Fleet

22 OCTOBER 2020
Swedish Mining Innovation reveals award shortlist

Swedish Mining Innovation reveals award shortlist

Two of the nominees have innovations that help to map and assess deposits in a more efficient way.

Technology / innovation

09 OCTOBER 2020
Epiroc hits the rails with new release

Epiroc hits the rails with new release

Epiroc partner Railcare unveils battery-electric maintenance vehicle

Transport

07 OCTOBER 2020
Jama launches battery-powered scaling machine

Jama launches battery-powered scaling machine

The SBU 8000E's electric engine is powered by a battery manufactured by Northvolt.

Fleet

02 OCTOBER 2020
Drillers going remote with new Epiroc addition

Drillers going remote with new Epiroc addition

TeleREMOTE module that can control multiple drills simultaneously

Epiroc reports successful winter trial for EVs

Epiroc reports successful winter trial for EVs

Test involved battery-powered versions of Epiroc underground mining equipment.

Sustainability

24 SEPTEMBER 2020