DSI subsidiary buys VR training group

DSI subsidiary buys VR training group

Purchase broadens DSI's efficiency, safety profile

Electric partnership

Electric partnership

Consortium includes South32, Epiroc, Sandvik and OZ Minerals.

Innovation

02 MARCH 2021
LKAB picks Konecranes for Sweden, Arctic Circle assets

LKAB picks Konecranes for Sweden, Arctic Circle assets

Service deal includes maintenance for 1,600 assets

Maintenance

26 FEBRUARY 2021
Underground mining readies for the IIoT revolution

Underground mining readies for the IIoT revolution

Biggest challenge related to IIoT in underground mining has always been connectivity

Innovation

25 FEBRUARY 2021
ABB wins monitoring software deal in China

ABB wins monitoring software deal in China

Swedish-Swiss industrial tech firm installed Ability at the Shanyang coal mine in Shaanxi province.

Technology / innovation

24 FEBRUARY 2021
Automation shortening post-blast lull

Automation shortening post-blast lull

Technology-agnostic automation seen as the way forward at Granny Smith.

Technology / innovation

24 FEBRUARY 2021
LKAB to trial battery-powered loaders at Kiruna

LKAB to trial battery-powered loaders at Kiruna

Using autonomous loaders means LKAB can load, haul and dump crude ore at night.

Fleet

19 FEBRUARY 2021
Sandvik delivers AutoMine system to El Teniente

Sandvik delivers AutoMine system to El Teniente

Sandvik and Codelco started their automation cooperation at the mine in 2004.

Logistics

16 FEBRUARY 2021
Hindustan Zinc signs EV deal with Epiroc

Hindustan Zinc signs EV deal with Epiroc

Hindustan Zinc expects vehicles to help with emissions reduction goals for 2025.

Fleet

08 FEBRUARY 2021
Smart Mining comes of age

Smart Mining comes of age

ABB on mining trends in 2021 and beyond.

Innovation

05 FEBRUARY 2021
Epiroc partners with Collège Boréal on BEV maintenance

Epiroc partners with Collège Boréal on BEV maintenance

Epiroc will lend its knowledge of batteries, electric drivetrains, BEVs, and energy storage.

Fleet

05 FEBRUARY 2021
Metso Outotec starts Sweden redundancy talks

Metso Outotec starts Sweden redundancy talks

Potential redundancies are in the Skellefteå and Sala facilities

Operational Excellence

04 FEBRUARY 2021