Customer stories - Minestories

From Australia to Zambia and underground gold to open-pit coal, Minestories is our visual storytelling portal that serves to inform and inspire the global mining industry forward. Minestories is your single source for compelling case stories and videos, articles about the latest technological innovations and in-depth people profiles. The recently redesigned portal is currently published in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Canadian French, Polish and Russian.


Smart protection

15 August, 2018 Bringing Microsoft’s HoloLens mixed reality headsets to construction and mine sites could help…

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No margin for error

9 August, 2018 Low grades and high ore volumes put pressure on the process plant at Gold Fields’ Tarkwa gold mine…

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Process success

8 August, 2018 TARKWA, GHANA. Low grades and high ore volumes put pressure on the process plant at Gold Fields’ Tarkwa…

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Analytics drive process improvements

2 August, 2018 OptiMine Analytics uses data-driven simulations to improve planning and optimize processes.

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Thin innovation

18 July, 2018 Whilst graphene is the thinnest and strongest material ever tested, scientists are still discovering…

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Jet Park flying high

11 July, 2018 A new manufacturing facility in South Africa means that Sandvik can continue to effectively cater for…

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Rural revival

4 July, 2018 Sandvik has financed construction of a six-classroom block after a rainstorm devastated a local school…

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Mountain manager

29 June, 2018 Site manager and engineer Ines Hagspiel wears many hats – only one of them made from reinforced plastic…

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Lending a helping hand

27 June, 2018 PAKYI, GHANA. When a rainstorm devastated a local school in rural Ghana, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology…

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