The case for battery electric

The case for battery electric

Caterpillar and Epiroc used the Future of Mining Australia conference to push the case for BEVs

Fleet

27 MARCH 2019
New directions for hard-rock cutting

New directions for hard-rock cutting

OEMs and research facilities are working to improve and innovate hard-rock cutting machines

Inside Bauma's mining spotlight

Inside Bauma's mining spotlight

The construction trade fair behemoth Bauma is back on April 8-14, with an increased mining focus

Sustainability

20 MARCH 2019
Epiroc highlights automation at SME

Epiroc highlights automation at SME

IoT-based optimisation and maintenance have featured heavily on the SME conference programme so far

Fleet

26 FEBRUARY 2019
Anglo orders Epiroc rigs for Quellaveco

Anglo orders Epiroc rigs for Quellaveco

Anglo American has ordered Epiroc drilling rigs for its Quellaveco open-pit copper project in Peru

Fleet

04 FEBRUARY 2019
The drive for electrification

The drive for electrification

OEMs, tech companies and power solution providers are strengthening their focus on electrification

Innovation

31 JANUARY 2019
RCT system keeps WA mine's ore passes blockage free

RCT system keeps WA mine's ore passes blockage free

RCT has developed an ore-pass monitoring system for a Western Australian gold mine

Technology / innovation

31 JANUARY 2019
Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

The Sustainable Underground Mining initiative is getting ready to test new mining methods in Sweden

Technology / innovation

03 JANUARY 2019
Epiroc completes Fordia acquisition

Epiroc completes Fordia acquisition

Epiroc has completed the acquisition of Fordia Group

Epiroc and Ericsson team up for 5G in mining

Epiroc and Ericsson team up for 5G in mining

Epiroc has signed an agreement with Ericsson to help miners achieve optimal wireless connectivity

Investment

19 DECEMBER 2018
Autonomous production drilling begins at South Flank

Autonomous production drilling begins at South Flank

The first autonomous drill rig - an Epiroc Pit Viper 271 - has broken ground at BHP's South Flank

Fleet

13 DECEMBER 2018
Electric dreams

Electric dreams

Trends in underground load and haul, such as the increased demand for electric vehicles

Fleet

29 NOVEMBER 2018