Newmont's Boddington set to be first autonomous gold mine

Newmont's Boddington set to be first autonomous gold mine

Autonomous haul trucks to enhance safety and productivity at Boddington mine in Australia

Technology / innovation

19 FEBRUARY 2020
Volvo, Nvidia work on AI platform for autonomous trucks

Volvo, Nvidia work on AI platform for autonomous trucks

Volvo Group and Nvidia enter long-term strategic partnership to develop autonomous platform

Innovation

21 JUNE 2019
Autonomous Belaz trucks trial 5G network

Autonomous Belaz trucks trial 5G network

Unmanned Belaz mining machinery has been deployed at new 5G testing grounds in Belarus

Autonomous trucks go live at Cloudbreak

Autonomous trucks go live at Cloudbreak

FMG moves a step closer to fully autonomous haulage fleet

World's largest autonomous Komatsu truck starts up in Canada

World's largest autonomous Komatsu truck starts up in Canada

SMS Equipment confirmed the unit is now in use at an oil sands property

Fleet

18 APRIL 2019
New excellence centre preps Komatsu for autonomous future

New excellence centre preps Komatsu for autonomous future

Komatsu has launched a US-based Center of Excellence for autonomous haulage systems

Investment

11 APRIL 2019
VIST puts autonomous Belaz truck to the test

VIST puts autonomous Belaz truck to the test

VIST Group has successfully tested its new autonomous truck under extreme temperatures

Driving into an automated future

Driving into an automated future

VIST Group's Anton Potapov on the future of autonomous vehicles

Innovation

18 MARCH 2019
Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

The Sustainable Underground Mining initiative is getting ready to test new mining methods in Sweden

Technology / innovation

03 JANUARY 2019
Scania and Rio test autonomous trucks in WA

Scania and Rio test autonomous trucks in WA

Scania is testing a new generation autonomous transport system at Rio Tinto's Dampier Salt operation...

Innovation

20 DECEMBER 2018
Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks

Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks

Caterpillar has developed its own light detection and ranging (LiDAR) system

Innovation

11 DECEMBER 2018
Newmont's newest mine starts production

Newmont's newest mine starts production

Newmont Mining has achieved commercial production at its Subika Underground project in Ghana

Operational Excellence

27 NOVEMBER 2018