Next-gen SmartROC D65 debuts in Australia

Next-gen SmartROC D65 debuts in Australia

Epiroc introduces new generation of already successful drilling technology

Fleet

28 OCTOBER 2019
Sandvik releases big blasthole drill

Sandvik releases big blasthole drill

Swedish OEM launches automation-ready DR416i rotary blasthole drill

Atlas Copco acquisitions continue

Atlas Copco acquisitions continue

Atlas Copco is to acquire the assets of Hy-Performance Fluid Power, and has closed other acquisitions...

Development

10 JANUARY 2018
Atlas Copco buys two equipment companies

Atlas Copco buys two equipment companies

Atlas Copco is acquiring Renegade Drilling Supplies and Cate Drilling Solutions

Exploration

04 DECEMBER 2017
Atlas Copco adds to SmartROC series

Atlas Copco adds to SmartROC series

Atlas Copco has unveiled its newest machines in the SmartROC series

Development

06 SEPTEMBER 2017
Boart Longyear offers hands-free drilling

Boart Longyear offers hands-free drilling

Boart Longyear now offers fully hands-free drilling with its LF90D rig

Sustainability

14 JUNE 2017
New surface drill rig from Atlas Copco

New surface drill rig from Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco's new surface drill rig, the SmartROC CL, has given excellent results during field tests...

Development

13 JANUARY 2017
Atlas Copco introduces Powerbit range

Atlas Copco introduces Powerbit range

Powerbit is the all-new range of top-hammer drill bits for surface drilling from Atlas Copco Secoroc...

Development

26 MAY 2016
VersaDrill Canada launches VersaMobile

VersaDrill Canada launches VersaMobile

VersaDrill Canada has unveiled its new KmN 1.4SM surface crawler drill rig, also known as the VersaMobile...

Exploration

10 MAY 2016
Atlas Copco unveils SmartROC D60

Atlas Copco unveils SmartROC D60

Atlas Copco has developed a new surface drill rig - SmartROC D60

Development

04 FEBRUARY 2016
Innovating for success

Innovating for success

Ken Stapylton, vice-president of surface drilling, Sandvik Mining, looks at automation and sustainability...

Equipment

26 MARCH 2014

On the advance

Murray Harcus reviews equipment and technology developments from the leading drill-and-blast suppliers...

Equipment

13 APRIL 2011