21st century robotics

21st century robotics

Anton Potapov, CTO at VIST Robotics, gives his forecast for automated mining systems in 2019

Innovation

18 JANUARY 2019
New Sandvik automation upgrade package

New Sandvik automation upgrade package

Sandvik has launched an automation upgrade package for its DD422i and DD422iE underground jumbos

Fleet

17 JANUARY 2019
Syama start-up in pictures

Syama start-up in pictures

Exclusive photos from commissioning at Resolute Mining's Syama underground mine in Mali in Dec 2018

Investment

17 JANUARY 2019
RCT completes Russian installation

RCT completes Russian installation

RCT has installed eight automation solutions at Polyus' Olimpiada surface mine in Russia

Fleet

09 JANUARY 2019
Northparkes expands with new block cave mine

Northparkes expands with new block cave mine

CMOC and Sumitomo have approved a new block cave project at Northparkes Mines in Australia

Development

08 JANUARY 2019
Open to digital transformation

Open to digital transformation

2019 - The year to explore an open approach to digital transformation

Industry comment

03 JANUARY 2019
Black Mountain becomes latest Vedanta mine to be optimised by Sandvik

Black Mountain becomes latest Vedanta mine to be optimised by Sandvik

Sandvik will deliver a full OptiMine digital platform to Vedanta Zinc's Black Mountain Mining

Operational Excellence

18 DECEMBER 2018
Sub-level caving success at Syama

Sub-level caving success at Syama

Resolute has successfully begun sub-level cave ore production from the new Syama underground mine

Development

14 DECEMBER 2018
"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"

"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"

Carly Leonida probes Resolute Mining's CEO, John Welborn, on the new Syama sub-level cave

Operational Excellence

14 DECEMBER 2018
Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal

Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal

Volvo CE's Electric Site project recently delivered positive results at a test site in Sweden

Sustainability

12 DECEMBER 2018
RCT boosts ControlMaster with automation packages

RCT boosts ControlMaster with automation packages

RCT has expanded its range of automation solutions with three product packages

Innovation

04 DECEMBER 2018
Sandvik, Nokia collab delivers digitalisation over LTE, 5G networks

Sandvik, Nokia collab delivers digitalisation over LTE, 5G networks

Sandvik and Nokia sign a deal to further develop solutions for private LTE and 5G technology

Communications

04 DECEMBER 2018