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
Cat trolley assist commercially launched

Cat trolley assist commercially launched

Caterpillar has introduced a trolley assist system for Cat electric drive mining trucks

Fleet

13 FEBRUARY 2020
Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs

Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs

Drilling contractor is one of the first companies to put the new-gen units to work

Fleet

15 JANUARY 2020
Sandvik gives giant electric LHD a makeover

Sandvik gives giant electric LHD a makeover

Engineering group will deliver the upgraded LH625iE for field-testing at LKAB's Kiruna mine

Fleet

16 DECEMBER 2019
Harsco Environmental to pilot Volvo autonomous hauler

Harsco Environmental to pilot Volvo autonomous hauler

Harsco Environmental to pilot Volvo CE's new autonomous battery-electric hauler

Technology / innovation

31 OCTOBER 2019
Boliden doubles down on electrification

Boliden doubles down on electrification

Swedish miner adds to electric trolley line at Aitik, introduces same tech to Kevitsa

Fleet

24 OCTOBER 2019
New drilling test centre in Örebro, Sweden

New drilling test centre in Örebro, Sweden

Drilling for a new test centre will start in Örebro, Sweden in the next few days

Exploration

16 OCTOBER 2019
Further funding for fossil-free steel

Further funding for fossil-free steel

HYBRIT backed by owners and Swedish Energy Agency on road to fossil-free iron and steel production

Sustainability

07 OCTOBER 2019
Zeppelin strengthens Cat link in Scandinavia

Zeppelin strengthens Cat link in Scandinavia

German group will take over distribution and services for Caterpillar products in Nordic countries

Maintenance

02 OCTOBER 2019
Intelligent digital system tackles vehicle-related fires

Intelligent digital system tackles vehicle-related fires

Firefighting technology will make operations safer and more cost-efficient

Sustainability

12 SEPTEMBER 2019
Epiroc Örebro facility spreading its wings

Epiroc Örebro facility spreading its wings

Sweden location will expand by 10,000 square metres

Supply chain management

23 AUGUST 2019