Flotation fix from forestry residue

Flotation fix from forestry residue

A mining, forestry industry research collaboration looks into the use of lignin in processing

Chemicals / Reagents

07 AUGUST 2019
Boliden's Aitik AI tests show promising results

Boliden's Aitik AI tests show promising results

Boliden wants to know whether artificial intelligence could optimise its processes

Innovation

30 JULY 2019
Volvo preps Eskilstuna for autonomous, carbon-neutral future

Volvo preps Eskilstuna for autonomous, carbon-neutral future

OEM investing significantly in autonomous test track, energy recovery system

Investment

17 JULY 2019
Swedish graphite helping advance Leading Edge research

Swedish graphite helping advance Leading Edge research

Expandable graphite product can be used for fire-resistant products

Newcrest tests Epiroc, Volvo load-and-haul combo

Newcrest tests Epiroc, Volvo load-and-haul combo

Newcrest teams up with Epiroc and Volvo for proof-of-concept trials

Fleet

05 JULY 2019
5G radio network deployed at Kankberg

5G radio network deployed at Kankberg

Boliden, Ericsson and Telia deploy first 5G network using NR at an operational underground mine

Communications

05 JULY 2019
Metso truck body innovation finds home at Aitik

Metso truck body innovation finds home at Aitik

Metso will deliver two of its new hybrid truck bodies to Boliden's Aitik mine in Sweden

Fleet

29 APRIL 2019
SUM to test smart, autonomous BEVs by 2020

SUM to test smart, autonomous BEVs by 2020

The Sustainable Underground Mining project is focusing on autonomous, smart and carbon-free vehicles...

LKAB taking on heavier loads

LKAB taking on heavier loads

LKAB is testing heavier rail axle loads on the Kiruna-Narvik section of its freight line

Transport

22 FEBRUARY 2019
Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

The Sustainable Underground Mining initiative is getting ready to test new mining methods in Sweden

Technology / innovation

03 JANUARY 2019
LKAB in flight on hunt for orebodies

LKAB in flight on hunt for orebodies

Swedish miner recently took to the skies in a survey system-equipped helicopter for a research study...

Exploration

18 DECEMBER 2018
Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal

Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal

Volvo CE's Electric Site project recently delivered positive results at a test site in Sweden

Sustainability

12 DECEMBER 2018