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.


Forty years young

18 October, 2018 Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology commemorated the 40 th anniversary of the Rammer by updating the…

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Russian handover

16 October, 2018 Handing over equipment to customers has become something of a yearly tradition for Sandvik Mining and…

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Matching wits

9 October, 2018 In these days of digitalization and automation, understanding R&D for mining equipment manufacturers…

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For the long haul

8 October, 2018 Automated haulage with Sandvik TH540 trucks and AutoMine is expected to save $5.6 million over five…

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Excavating excellence

26 September, 2018 Czech contractor Metrostav is on track to meet the planned opening of a road tunnel in remote north-western…

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Gold-standard batteries

12 September, 2018 Japanese researchers studying gold ions may have the answer to more energy-efficient batteries.

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Automation simplified

10 September, 2018 Designed to improve operator safety, AutoMine Tele-Remote for underground loaders offers users the…

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CLEER thinking

5 September, 2018 The Clean, low-energy, effective, engaged and remediated, or CLEER, project, is intended to help Canadian…

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Canadian centenarian

3 September, 2018 After opening in 1910, the Dome underground mine in Timmins, Ontario, has yielded more than 67 million…

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