Sandvik launches DU412i ITH longhole drill

Sandvik launches DU412i ITH longhole drill

Sandvik has launched the DU412i, its first automation-ready underground ITH longhole drill

Fleet

02 MARCH 2020
Capital continues to drill at Sukari

Capital continues to drill at Sukari

Capital Drilling has been awarded a renewed five-year production drilling contract at Sukari

Fleet

25 OCTOBER 2018
Anglo worked together with Flanders to upgrade the drill

A semi-autonomous first for Dawson drill fleet

A remotely operated machine has drilled a hole at Anglo's Dawson mine in Australia

Fleet

22 OCTOBER 2018
SRG Global to drill at BMA's Blackwater

SRG Global to drill at BMA's Blackwater

SRG Global has secured a contract for drilling works with Downer at BMA's Blackwater coal mine

Operational Excellence

18 OCTOBER 2018
Caterpillar launches MD6200 rotary blasthole drill

Caterpillar launches MD6200 rotary blasthole drill

The new Cat MD6200 rotary blasthole drill is designed as a production drill

Development

18 OCTOBER 2018
Future tech: Minnovare says collaboration is key

Future tech: Minnovare says collaboration is key

In recent months METS company Minnovare has been keeping busy

Technology / innovation

03 OCTOBER 2018
Cracow optimises with Minnovare

Cracow optimises with Minnovare

Newly released Production Optimiser reveals big changes to Australian mine's stoping operations

Technology / innovation

11 SEPTEMBER 2018
Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio Tinto continues push for more remotely operated, automated drill rigs

Ups and downs of auto drilling

Ups and downs of auto drilling

Automation in automated blasthole drilling have been made in recent years by Flanders Electric with its...

Equipment

09 NOVEMBER 2010
Atlas Copco W6 C ITH drill rig rolls out globally

Atlas Copco W6 C ITH drill rig rolls out globally

After more than two years of successful production use at LKAB's Kiruna and Malmberget iron ore mines,...

Equipment

11 JUNE 2009