Sandvik battery loader rolled out

Sandvik battery loader rolled out

Sandvik lays claim to the first 18t battery loader.

Fleet

29 SEPTEMBER 2020
Epiroc reports successful winter trial for EVs

Epiroc reports successful winter trial for EVs

Test involved battery-powered versions of Epiroc underground mining equipment.

Sustainability

24 SEPTEMBER 2020
Sandvik stages launch of loaders with low-emission engines

Sandvik stages launch of loaders with low-emission engines

Units are its first Stage V-compliant machines for hard rock mining

Fleet

05 DECEMBER 2019
Sandvik releases flameproof underground coal loader

Sandvik releases flameproof underground coal loader

Swedish manufacturer rolls out new 12t flameproof LHD

Fleet

14 NOVEMBER 2019
Scooptram solution automates loader fleets

Scooptram solution automates loader fleets

Epiroc releases Scooptram Automation Total, which enables multi-machine operation

Technology / innovation

14 OCTOBER 2019
New Cat R2900 underground loader

New Cat R2900 underground loader

The Cat R2900 loader offers configurations to meet the strictest diesel engine emissions standards

Fleet

30 MAY 2019
Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Caterpillar's first electric-drive LHD machine will be based on its R1700 underground loader

New Sandvik LH621i intelligent loader

New Sandvik LH621i intelligent loader

Sandvik has introduced its second i-series loader, the Sandvik LH621i

Fleet

31 JANUARY 2019
Cat R1700 available after successful trials

Cat R1700 available after successful trials

Caterpillar has officially launched its R1700 underground mining loader

Fleet

20 NOVEMBER 2018
Atlas Copco launches 18t underground loader

Atlas Copco launches 18t underground loader

Atlas Copco is launching Scooptram ST18, a new 18t capacity underground loader for large operations

Equipment

06 JANUARY 2014
Goldhofer takes over SCHOPF Group

Goldhofer takes over SCHOPF Group

Goldhofer Aktiengesellschaft has taken over the Stuttgart-based SCHOPF Group

Equipment

01 FEBRUARY 2013
Scooptram EST1030 launched

Scooptram EST1030 launched

Atlas Copco has launched the Scooptram EST1030, a carbon emission free electric underground loader

Equipment

01 FEBRUARY 2013