Sandvik inaugurates hard rock cutting rig

Sandvik Mining has commissioned a new high-load, hard-rock cutting test rig as part of its continued R&D into hard-rock mechanical cutting. The official inauguration took place on March 3, at Sandvik’s competence centre for mechanical cutting in Zeltweg, Austria.

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The company has identified hard-rock continuous mining as a strategic initiative to align with its customer focus and develop safer, more productive and more cost-efficient mining solutions.