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25 Mar 2020 , News

The arrival of the Rhino 100 mobile raise borer has proved a game changer for underground contractor Raising Australia, part of the Byrnecut Group. Since introducing its first Rhino in 2017, the company has been able to slash slot-raise production times, improve productivity for its customers, and significantly increase its own revenue.

17 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik AutoMine® for Trucks is a first for autonomous ramp haulage applications in the underground mining industry, providing autonomous truck haulage not only in underground environments but now also on the surface. It turns Sandvik’s intelligent mining trucks into unmanned robots, robots that keep running.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is demonstrating its expanded high-pressure DTH drill rig offering for Tier 4F and Stage V compliant countries by presenting the new Leopard DI650i at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. The new Leopard DI650i DTH rig is designed for large hole sizes, and by balancing proven engineering solutions and innovative new components, it offers excellent fuel efficiency, improved safety and higher productivity in challenging rock conditions.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

The My Sandvik Customer Portal supports the construction business in the digital management of their business operations with Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology - safely, easily and efficiently.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

My Sandvik Digital Service Solutions cover a wide array of intelligent services that can give a true boost to your productivity. Providing you with vital, up-to-date accurate data and the necessary interactive tools and digital service solutions – such as My Sandvik Insight and My Sandvik Productivity – to assist you in your operations in an efficient, performance-enhancing way. All of the solutions are at your service 24/7 via our My Sandvik customer portal.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Continuing to provide customers with the very best in breaking and associated products, Rammer will unveil a host of new solutions at this year’s CONEXPO/CON-AGG - including the introduction of its demolition tools range to North America, Telematics developments, latest in the Excellence Line and the launch of the giant 9033E.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced an operator training simulator to provide a compact and flexible solution for safely training operators and maintenance teams on its Sandvik DD422i, DD422iE,DL421 and DT922i drill rigs. The Digital Driller™ provides a low weight safe training tool that is highly portable, enabling it to be used where it is most needed - on site. The Digital Driller™ has been designed specifically to improve both operator and drilling performance, delivering real benefits for underground drilling applications.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, Mobile Crushers and Screens, has introduced a number of highly productive developments to its world leading product range over the past year. One of these recent developments has been the new ‘modular’ hanging screen for Sandvik’s latest range of mobile 2-series crushers.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

On 10 – 14 March, Sandvik Rock Tools will be presenting its latest digital solutions at ConExpo, Las Vegas, USA. These include My Rock Tools Track, a groundbreaking tool to digitalize customer operations, and My Rock Tools Drill, an interactive drilling simulator that can help companies optimize their drilling practices by demonstrating the impact correct settings have on rock tool life and performance.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

The Sandvik UJ440i provides you with a heavy duty mobile unit that has proved capable of working throughout the world in all climatic conditions.

News

25 Mar 2020 , News

The arrival of the Rhino 100 mobile raise borer has proved a game changer for underground contractor Raising Australia, part of the Byrnecut Group. Since introducing its first Rhino in 2017, the company has been able to slash slot-raise production times, improve productivity for its customers, and significantly increase its own revenue.

12 Dec 2019 , News

On 3-4 December, almost 300 leaders from the mining, construction and quarrying industries from Australia, Japan and Indonesia met in Brisbane (Australia) for the Digitalization in Mining event hosted by Sandvik. The 2-day summit showcased best practice examples of digitalization.

2 Oct 2019 , News

Dem-Master Demolition Ltd recently took delivery of a new Sandvik QJ341 tracked jaw crusher from Sandvik Mobile Crushers and Screens. The Scottish company, based in Bathgate, recently named just outside the top 50 of the world’s leading 100 demolition and recycling companies, will use the crusher alongside two other Sandvik QJ341s on a variety of demolition and recycling projects throughout the UK.

20 Sep 2019 , News

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is launching the new Sandvik RDX5 rock drill to complement its rock drill offering for underground drill rigs.

Sandvik QE442 Mobile scalper
23 Jul 2019 , News

Sandvik Mobile Crushers and Screens are proud to launch the next generation mobile heavy-duty scalper with the launch of the new QE442. An evolution of the class leading QE441, the new machine comes with a host of updates and new features.

24 May 2019 , News

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is delighted to announce the appointment of Wedago (WDG) as its new sole distributor for mobile crushers and screens in Malaysia.

14 Sep 2018 , News

Once again, Sandvik is selected as a member of the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index. The top 10% most sustainable companies in each respective industry are included.

27 Feb 2018 , News

As part of Sandvik’s commitment to minimize the environmental impact and reduce our total waste, Sandvik Mobile Crushers and Screens have recently invested in a new shot blasting facility at our production facility in Ballygawley, Northern Ireland.

Sandvik QJ341 Mobile jaw crusher in a quarrying application in Scotland
8 Feb 2018 , News

The mobile crushing and screening division of Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology will be taking the opportunity of this year’s Scotplant to highlight their bestselling models within their mobile crushing and screening portfolio.

7 Feb 2018 , News

Sandvik once again included in RobecoSAM’s Sustainability Yearbook

Press releases

17 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik AutoMine® for Trucks is a first for autonomous ramp haulage applications in the underground mining industry, providing autonomous truck haulage not only in underground environments but now also on the surface. It turns Sandvik’s intelligent mining trucks into unmanned robots, robots that keep running.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is demonstrating its expanded high-pressure DTH drill rig offering for Tier 4F and Stage V compliant countries by presenting the new Leopard DI650i at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. The new Leopard DI650i DTH rig is designed for large hole sizes, and by balancing proven engineering solutions and innovative new components, it offers excellent fuel efficiency, improved safety and higher productivity in challenging rock conditions.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

The My Sandvik Customer Portal supports the construction business in the digital management of their business operations with Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology - safely, easily and efficiently.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

My Sandvik Digital Service Solutions cover a wide array of intelligent services that can give a true boost to your productivity. Providing you with vital, up-to-date accurate data and the necessary interactive tools and digital service solutions – such as My Sandvik Insight and My Sandvik Productivity – to assist you in your operations in an efficient, performance-enhancing way. All of the solutions are at your service 24/7 via our My Sandvik customer portal.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Continuing to provide customers with the very best in breaking and associated products, Rammer will unveil a host of new solutions at this year’s CONEXPO/CON-AGG - including the introduction of its demolition tools range to North America, Telematics developments, latest in the Excellence Line and the launch of the giant 9033E.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced an operator training simulator to provide a compact and flexible solution for safely training operators and maintenance teams on its Sandvik DD422i, DD422iE,DL421 and DT922i drill rigs. The Digital Driller™ provides a low weight safe training tool that is highly portable, enabling it to be used where it is most needed - on site. The Digital Driller™ has been designed specifically to improve both operator and drilling performance, delivering real benefits for underground drilling applications.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, Mobile Crushers and Screens, has introduced a number of highly productive developments to its world leading product range over the past year. One of these recent developments has been the new ‘modular’ hanging screen for Sandvik’s latest range of mobile 2-series crushers.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

On 10 – 14 March, Sandvik Rock Tools will be presenting its latest digital solutions at ConExpo, Las Vegas, USA. These include My Rock Tools Track, a groundbreaking tool to digitalize customer operations, and My Rock Tools Drill, an interactive drilling simulator that can help companies optimize their drilling practices by demonstrating the impact correct settings have on rock tool life and performance.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

The Sandvik UJ440i provides you with a heavy duty mobile unit that has proved capable of working throughout the world in all climatic conditions.

10 Mar 2020 , Press release

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is rolling out a new mobile-device-based connectivity solution for its surface drill rigs at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. The free app, SanRemo Mobile, makes it easier than ever to connect to a drill rig and transfer drill plans, reports and other fleet management and drilling data timely and cost-effectively using a smartphone or tablet.

Features

QE441 Free Flow scalping screen from Sandvik Mobile Crushers and Screens
27 Sep 2018 , Feature

Essex based G&B Finch has boosted its recycling of construction and demolition materials by employing a QE441 Free Flow scalping screen from Sandvik Mobile Crushers and Screens. The advanced screening deck on the machine has increased production by over 30%, and enabled the company to continue recycling throughout the winter.

21 Aug 2018 , Feature

Pembrokeshire based Mason Brothers Quarry Products has a longstanding relationship with Sandvik which goes back to the 1990s. The company now produces in excess of 100,000 tons of high quality aggregate from its Rhyndaston quarry near Haverfordwest, with a mobile crushing, screening and scalping train from Sandvik playing a key role in ensuring that Mason Brothers’ customers get the materials they need.

KB Contracting & Quarries New Zealand invest in Sandvik QH441 and QA451 Doublescreen
6 Feb 2018 , Feature

An increasing workload has seen KB Contracting & Quarries expand and upgrade the equipment in its operations, recently buying a new Sandvik crusher and screen, a Hyundai loader and a Bomag roller from Porters in Christchurch.

Sandvik QE341 working in a marble application
10 Jan 2018 , Feature

The quarries of Carrara marble spa in Vennai Guglielmo di Fantiscritti in the Italian Alps have long been the center of producing marble that formed some of the greatest works of art in history. Now increasing use of modern equipment has helped improve operational efficiency, with a new Sandvik QE341 scalper / screen being a highly prized addition to the production process.

Sandvik QJ341 working in Cumbria, UK
4 Aug 2017 , Feature

Cumbrian based Ashcroft Plant Cumbria Ltd purchased a Sandvik QJ341 jaw crusher and QE341 scalper to cater for their needs in their expanding recycling business.

30 May 2017 , Feature

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology will be taking the opportunity of this year's Demo Expo to showcase two of the smaller members of their mobile crushing and screening range, with the QJ241 jaw crusher and QE241 scalping screen on display. Demo Expo is a demolition show, organised in conjuction with the National Federation of Demolition Contractors (NFDC) and takes place from Thursday 22nd until Saturday 24th June at the Hertfordshire Showground.

22 May 2017 , Feature

The mobile Sandvik top hammer drill rig has carved out a career that its developers could scarcely have dreamt of. Since its launch last year, the new Commando DC130Ri model from Sandvik has demonstrated its impressive versatility in a wide range of demanding applications, both above and below ground.

14 May 2017 , Feature

Scottish company AB2000 Ltd visited Hillhead last year and were so impressed with the QJ341+ on display that they decided to purchase this latest addition to the Sandvik range of jaw crushers there and then. Since it was delivered they have seen a marked increase in production, almost doubling capacity over their previous model.

11 Jan 2017 , Feature

When it came to improving the screening efficiency of NCC Roads A/S - Nyrand Grusgrav operation in Svebölle, Denmark, the task proved easy thanks Sandvik Construction's WX7000 screening media. The anti-blinding polyurethane screening media has increased production capacity, with enhanced material separation, reduced final product fines by 100%, and improved operational lifetime proving to be a highly cost-effective investment.

4 Jan 2017 , Feature

Scottish Highlands based company G.F. Job Ltd have been one of the first companies to trial the new Optitooth jaw plates, designed and manufactured by Sandvik. They have doubled the lifetime of their jaw plates, whilst also experiencing a number of other key benefits.

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