Automation and mining's talent exodus

Automation and mining's talent exodus

The mining industry has been hard-hit by the baby boomer retirement wave

Epiroc wins major order for Canadian gold mine

Epiroc wins major order for Canadian gold mine

The equipment includes a variety of drill rigs, loaders and mine trucks

Underground mining

14 APRIL 2022
Pretoria hosts centre for mining modernisation

Pretoria hosts centre for mining modernisation

Research hub to help with data collection and mining equipment upkeep

Infrastructure

09 MARCH 2022
Sandvik to deliver AutoMine to Codelco

Sandvik to deliver AutoMine to Codelco

Companies sign infrastructure deal for $43.9 million

Underground mining

04 JANUARY 2022
Epiroc releases the Pit Viper 270 XC

Epiroc releases the Pit Viper 270 XC

Company says technology can improve flexibility and automation

Underground mining

10 DECEMBER 2021
Automation gets boost at Newcrest mine

Automation gets boost at Newcrest mine

Automation is also being applied to safety equipment.

Natural resources

09 DECEMBER 2021
Diemme to launch new filter press for tailings, mining concentrates

Diemme to launch new filter press for tailings, mining concentrates

The new technology will predict tailings dam failures and reduce mining downtime

Infrastructure

29 OCTOBER 2021
Epiroc wins drill rig order from LKAB

Epiroc wins drill rig order from LKAB

Company says order is worth approximately $12.2 million

Processing

19 OCTOBER 2021
Sandvik completes DWFritz Automation acquisition

Sandvik completes DWFritz Automation acquisition

Purchase completed following July agreement

Future of Mining

04 OCTOBER 2021
Uralkali automates from the ground up

Uralkali automates from the ground up

Uralkali's IT chief says digital twins are helping to improve safety and geological modelling

Operational Excellence

24 SEPTEMBER 2021
Sandvik Leopard DI650i gets RC sampling capability

Sandvik Leopard DI650i gets RC sampling capability

Sandvik added fully autonomous capabilities to the drill rig with its iDrill automation platform

Innovation

06 SEPTEMBER 2021
The future of underground automation

The future of underground automation

RCT, a leading technology solutions provider says automation is key for all underground mines

rct global

26 AUGUST 2021