Hitachi commissions track to new Rio Tinto mine

Hitachi commissions track to new Rio Tinto mine

Hitachi needed to build a 166-kilometre rail spur to connect the new mine to the network

Logistics

10 AUGUST 2022
Nevada Vanadium, Hitachi to work on renewables

Nevada Vanadium, Hitachi to work on renewables

Nevada Vanadium has its eyes set on establishing a microgrid and battery energy storage system

Power / Remote power

16 JUNE 2022
HCM and ABB plan all-electric trolley assist truck

HCM and ABB plan all-electric trolley assist truck

Energy storage systems will reduce the vehicle's curb weight and lower capex

Fleet

23 JUNE 2021
Hitachi, ABB partner to advance net-zero emissions

Hitachi, ABB partner to advance net-zero emissions

Companies ink MoU after ABB calls for OEM collaboration to go all-electric

Innovation

29 MARCH 2021
Hitachi CM invests in Chrysalix innovation fund

Hitachi CM invests in Chrysalix innovation fund

Startups in the Chrysalix RoboValley Fund offer novel technologies and services.

Investment

22 OCTOBER 2020
Hitachi and Wenco launch IoT monitoring system

Hitachi and Wenco launch IoT monitoring system

System can monitor equipment health in real time and identify unsafe or inefficient operations.

Innovation

01 OCTOBER 2020
Hitachi uses hydraulics for fuel efficiency

Hitachi uses hydraulics for fuel efficiency

Enhancements include an improved hydraulic system and 30% greater traction force

Fleet

11 SEPTEMBER 2020
Hitachi to test excavator automation

Hitachi to test excavator automation

Mining equipment maker will start verification tests at an Australian mine from 2020-21.

Electric excavators reduce Peru project emissions

Electric excavators reduce Peru project emissions

The electric excavators make an important contribution to the company's green credentials.

Fleet

22 JUNE 2020
U&M orders MTU engines

U&M orders MTU engines

Rolls-Royce will deliver 30 Series 4000 MTU engines to U&M Mineração e Construção in Brazil

Fleet

02 APRIL 2020
Epiroc, ASI to automate Roy Hill's WA haul truck fleet

Epiroc, ASI to automate Roy Hill's WA haul truck fleet

Partners to deliver fully automated haul truck solution to Roy Hill's iron ore operation

Technology / innovation

12 FEBRUARY 2020
Hitachi extends fuel-efficient excavator range

Hitachi extends fuel-efficient excavator range

The EX3600-7 mining excavator is designed for tough jobs and terrains

Fleet

15 AUGUST 2019