Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

As announced last June, a partnership between iron ore miner LKAB, tech company ABB, mining OEM Epiroc, consulting company Combitech and truck manufacturer Volvo is getting ready to test new, more sustainable mining methods and technologies in the Konsuln orebody, part of LKAB’s Kiruna mine in the north of Sweden

Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off Sustainable underground mining project ready for kick-off

New mining methods to be tested in Konsuln

The Sustainable Underground Mining (SUM) collaboration will be looking at mine layout and technology; autonomous, intelligent CO2-free machines; management systems and integrations; as well as the