Electric truck breezes through polar trial

Electric truck breezes through polar trial

The battery's range still presents a challenge

Fleet

17 NOVEMBER 2021
 Volvo CE chosen for $30BN Weda Bay nickel project

Volvo CE chosen for $30BN Weda Bay nickel project

The A60H has a 33.6 m3 body volume and 55,000 kg payload capacity

Fleet

25 AUGUST 2021
Beyond batteries: The future of underground fleets

Beyond batteries: The future of underground fleets

Collaboration group is working towards establishing a technology pilot by late 2021.

Fleet

26 MARCH 2021
Volvo, Foretellix partner on autonomous driving

Volvo, Foretellix partner on autonomous driving

Companies to address challenge of autonomous verification in confined places

Sustainability

04 MARCH 2021
Volvo, Kaunis to trial Arctic electric ore truck

Volvo, Kaunis to trial Arctic electric ore truck

The 15-tonnes Volvo FMX vehicle will be trialled at the Pajala iron ore mine.

Transport

29 JANUARY 2021
GHH, Volvo earn Red Dot design awards

GHH, Volvo earn Red Dot design awards

Companies' dump, hauler impress design expert panel.

Fleet

24 JUNE 2020
Swemin starts blockchain pilot

Swemin starts blockchain pilot

A metal's 'dirty' carbon past could taint a 'clean' EV's green credentials.

Innovation

13 MAY 2020
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
Revealing hidden depths

Revealing hidden depths

LKAB is facing a mid-2020s deadline to plan the future of its Kiruna underground iron ore operation

Fleet

02 MARCH 2020
New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade

New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade

Subsidiary has introduced the G9290, the latest model in its motor grader line

Fleet

15 JANUARY 2020
Volvo's new electric concept

Volvo's new electric concept

OEM has revealed its heavy-duty electric concept trucks

Sustainability

12 DECEMBER 2019
Volvo to apply blockchain platform for responsible sourcing

Volvo to apply blockchain platform for responsible sourcing

Backed by IBM, Ford and Volkswagen, the platform aims to make mineral resourcing more transparent

Sustainability

11 NOVEMBER 2019