VA Erzberg and Liebherr launch hybrid truck trials

VA Erzberg and Liebherr launch hybrid truck trials

The hybrid trucks will save 3 million litres of diesel and 4,200t of CO₂ per year

Fleet

16 OCTOBER 2020
Nerospec and Schmidt Kranz create joint venture

Nerospec and Schmidt Kranz create joint venture

Nerospec develop wireless underground mining machine interface and control solutions.

Technology / innovation

02 OCTOBER 2020
ABB, TAKRAF commission Chuquicamata conveyor

ABB, TAKRAF commission Chuquicamata conveyor

The 58 MegaWatt drive power system covers a distance of almost 13km.

Transport

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
SMS Group selected for facility FEED

SMS Group selected for facility FEED

JV appoints firm for Czech Republic lithium battery chemicals project.

Investment

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
VW partners with RCS on battery supply

VW partners with RCS on battery supply

RCS Global audits suppliers for human rights and environmental protection.

Supply chain management

10 SEPTEMBER 2020
GHH targets Australian market

GHH targets Australian market

GHH plans to be closer to its Australian customer base.

Fleet

10 SEPTEMBER 2020
Rolls-Royce Power Systems boosts battery container capacity

Rolls-Royce Power Systems boosts battery container capacity

New deal in place for MTU EnergyPacks production in Bavaria.

Power / Remote power

24 AUGUST 2020
BASF launches IntelliSense.io investment round

BASF launches IntelliSense.io investment round

The Optimisation as a Service application predicts and simulates future processing performance.

Innovation

18 AUGUST 2020
FLSmidth gets EU grant for flotation research

FLSmidth gets EU grant for flotation research

FlotSim has the goal of drastically improving the recovery rates of flotation.

Plant

17 AUGUST 2020
Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami

Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami

Crusher will form part of Newmont's Tanami Expansion 2 project in Australia's Northern Territory.

Comminution

05 AUGUST 2020
Aurubis signs solar deal for Bulgaria smelter

Aurubis signs solar deal for Bulgaria smelter

Aurubis Bulgaria aims to produce 20% of the electricity needed for its smelter by 2030.

Sustainability

30 JULY 2020
Autonomy and the era of 'smart tyres'

Autonomy and the era of 'smart tyres'

Integrated sensors continuously monitor heat and tyre pressure.

Maintenance

24 JULY 2020