Reaching new depths

Underground mines are progressing to deeper levels, as miners continue to expand their search ever downwards for higher-grade deposits. Nia Kajastie talks to drilling OEMs about the new challenges they’re facing as a result

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Inside the operator cabin of production drill rig Simba S7 from Epiroc

From face drilling rigs for underground development to long-hole production rigs, there's a wide range of equipment used in today's underground mines.

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