Sandvik makes Leopard DI650i fully autonomous

Sandvik makes Leopard DI650i fully autonomous

iDrill's drilling cycle uses automation to ensure consistency

Development

15 JUNE 2021
Sandvik seals deal for Kwatani's good vibrations

Sandvik seals deal for Kwatani's good vibrations

Sandvik eyes company's large vibrating screens and feeders range

Comminution

07 MAY 2021
Yara to use Sandvik's Top Hammer XL at Siilinjärvi

Yara to use Sandvik's Top Hammer XL at Siilinjärvi

Top hammer drilling technology works with hole sizes up to a diameter of 178 mm

Exploration

26 APRIL 2021
Sandvik sees 'strong' order intake despite COVID

Sandvik sees 'strong' order intake despite COVID

Company saw a "record-high" order intake in load and haul

Fleet

20 APRIL 2021
Sandvik's DT923i automates tunnelling

Sandvik's DT923i automates tunnelling

Booms have a front wrist structure that gives 62% more side coverage

Fleet

14 APRIL 2021
Sandvik adds data planner to drill and blast software

Sandvik adds data planner to drill and blast software

Planning option gives rig operators the capability to easily edit results.

Exploration

29 MARCH 2021
Sandvik drills in with new Top Hammer XL

Sandvik drills in with new Top Hammer XL

OEM said the new system is more efficient, productive for large hole drilling

Logistics

24 MARCH 2021
Sandvik introduces drilling package for DD422i

Sandvik introduces drilling package for DD422i

Dual controls package was field tested at the Jundee gold mine in Western Australia

 Exyn signs drone data deal with Sandvik

Exyn signs drone data deal with Sandvik

Integration is particularly useful for GPS-denied locations

Exploration

09 MARCH 2021
Sandvik launches electric underground drill

Sandvik launches electric underground drill

The DL422iE is the company's second battery-driven underground drill

Exploration

09 MARCH 2021
DSI subsidiary buys VR training group

DSI subsidiary buys VR training group

Purchase broadens DSI's efficiency, safety profile

LKAB to trial battery-powered loaders at Kiruna

LKAB to trial battery-powered loaders at Kiruna

Using autonomous loaders means LKAB can load, haul and dump crude ore at night.

Fleet

19 FEBRUARY 2021