Sandvik releases big blasthole drill

Sandvik releases big blasthole drill

Swedish OEM launches automation-ready DR416i rotary blasthole drill

Caterpillar introduces MD6310 blasthole drill

Caterpillar introduces MD6310 blasthole drill

The new Cat MD6310 blasthole drill offers substantial improvements

Development

19 JULY 2017
Caterpillar introduces MD6250 drill

Caterpillar introduces MD6250 drill

Caterpillar has announced the new Cat MD6250 blasthole drill at CONEXPO

Development

07 MARCH 2017
CP compressors support drilling in India

CP compressors support drilling in India

Chicago Pneumatic's compressors are playing a vital role in new blasthole drilling machines being used...

Development

24 NOVEMBER 2016
New Cat MD6420C rotary drill

New Cat MD6420C rotary drill

One of the main attractions at Caterpillar's MINExpo display was the Cat MD6420C drill

Development

07 OCTOBER 2016
More MINExpo debuts from Atlas Copco

More MINExpo debuts from Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco arrived at MINExpo 2016 with brand-new products in tow

Exploration

06 OCTOBER 2016
Joy Global gets launch-happy

Joy Global gets launch-happy

Joy Global unveiled new equipment, technology and services at MINExpo 2016

Fleet

06 OCTOBER 2016
Check twice, blast once

Check twice, blast once

Manare Mokoatlo from AEL Mining Services explains the cost-saving benefits of carefully planned blasthole...

Development

08 JUNE 2016
Hughes scoops new contract and extension

Hughes scoops new contract and extension

JSW has been awarded a two-year contract extension by Ramelius Resources

Precious metals

30 MARCH 2016
Rotary technology combo triumphs in Australia

Rotary technology combo triumphs in Australia

The combination of rotary and percussion drilling technology is producing some impressive results

Development

24 MARCH 2016
Continuing at full blast

Continuing at full blast

Rotary drill-rig manufacturers are adding new features to their blasthole-rig ranges

Development

21 MAY 2015
Sandvik opts for jet pulse dust collection system

Sandvik opts for jet pulse dust collection system

Surface top hammer drill rigs can only operate reliably if the dust they generate is removed from the...

Development

12 MARCH 2015