Underground communication: Vital but a real challenge

Underground communication: Vital but a real challenge

Miners need a pervasive network to cover the underground areas, harnessing all available technology

Communications

07 MARCH 2023
Ericsson details Nutrien 4G deployment

Ericsson details Nutrien 4G deployment

Ericsson worked with a telecommunication network consulting firm and Ambra Solutions

Communications

24 JANUARY 2023
Becker Mining to resell Ericsson 5G solutions

Becker Mining to resell Ericsson 5G solutions

Becker Mining Systems AG has signed an agreement with Ericsson to resell Ericsson's EP 5G network.

Operational Excellence

25 OCTOBER 2022
Turkcell, Ericsson work on private networks

Turkcell, Ericsson work on private networks

The partnership will identify opportunities for private networks in mining

Communications

13 APRIL 2022
Ericsson partners with Here for mining map tech

Ericsson partners with Here for mining map tech

These custom maps will increase worker safety as well as efficiency, Here said.

Technology / innovation

06 JANUARY 2022
Yahsat and Ericsson to boost mining comms

Yahsat and Ericsson to boost mining comms

The 5G network will increase worker safety and helps lower carbon emissions.

Communications

25 NOVEMBER 2021
Ericsson and Mobile TeleSystems launch private network at Russian gold deposit

Ericsson and Mobile TeleSystems launch private network at Russian gold deposit

5G-ready Private network for Polymetal International is Russia's first

Data

28 SEPTEMBER 2021
Epiroc, Ericsson join EU's NEXGEN SIMS

Epiroc, Ericsson join EU's NEXGEN SIMS

Key aim of the project is to develop autonomous carbon-neutral mining processes

Innovation

11 MAY 2021
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
5G radio network deployed at Kankberg

5G radio network deployed at Kankberg

Boliden, Ericsson and Telia deploy first 5G network using NR at an operational underground mine

Communications

05 JULY 2019
5G R&D gets dedicated space at Swedish uni

5G R&D gets dedicated space at Swedish uni

Luleå University of Technology has opened a 5G test environment

Innovation

26 JUNE 2019
Telecoms, network providers prepare mining's path to 5G

Telecoms, network providers prepare mining's path to 5G

Ericsson and Ambra Solutions work together to deliver 5G-ready networks globally

Communications

30 APRIL 2019