Hexagon wins Toka Tindung software deal

Hexagon wins Toka Tindung software deal

Project includes deployment of systems for fleet management and operator alertness.

Fleet

21 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
LKAB to trial heavier ore railway

LKAB to trial heavier ore railway

LKAB working with Bane Nor, Trafikverket on heavier transports

Transport

19 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
LKAB to include REEs in exploration results

LKAB to include REEs in exploration results

The company plans to process apatite into phosphorus and rare earth elements.

Plant

31 MARCH 2021
Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability

Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability

Acquisition strengthens Epiroc's capacity to service the transition to battery-electric vehicles.

Fleet

31 MARCH 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
United Lithium finds purification partner for Swedish project

United Lithium finds purification partner for Swedish project

Area contains extensive lithium-mineralized spodumene pegmatite boulder field and outcrops.

Plant

26 MARCH 2021
Drones get ready for take-off

Drones get ready for take-off

A willingness to trial emerging methods is driving greater adoption of emerging drone tech.

Exploration

24 MARCH 2021
IDS GeoRadar's SLYX takes it slow on tailings

IDS GeoRadar's SLYX takes it slow on tailings

SLYX measures very slow displacements with an "unprecedented coherence in the resulting data".

Elcowire to use Boliden's 'green' copper

Elcowire to use Boliden's 'green' copper

Boliden has electrified various stages in the mining process.

Sustainability

22 MARCH 2021
Boliden: Covid-19 hits production at Aitik, Tara

Boliden: Covid-19 hits production at Aitik, Tara

Impact on operating profit is estimated at close to SEK200 million.