Customer stories - Solid Ground online

From Australia to Zambia and underground mining to tunneling, Solid Ground online is the visual storytelling portal that serves to inform and inspire the global mining and rock excavation industries forward. Solid Ground 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.


At the heart of the process

13 June, 2019 BÜDINGEN, GERMANY. Basalt production has increased by 20 percent since Vogelsberger Basaltwerk modernized…

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Robust, efficient, intelligent

7 June, 2019 Introducing the new Sandvik LH621i loader, the latest addition to the series. Designed with operator…

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Salt shift

21 May, 2019 HEILBRONN, GERMANY. After 120 years of drill-and-blast extraction, one of Western Europe’s largest…

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Reliable ground reinforcement

16 May, 2019 CLONCURRY, QUEENSLAND. A safer, easier-to-install ground reinforcement solution has improved cycle…

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A unique asset

9 May, 2019 Since becoming President and CEO of Canadian miner North American Palladium in 2015, Jim Gallagher…

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Leading the journey

26 April, 2019 More than 200 leaders of the Latin American mining industry met in Santiago, Chile, for Digitalization…

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Driving each other to safety

Dedicated to safe, fair and sustainable mining, the International Council on Mining and Metals is a…

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Trust the process

25 April, 2019 RANCAGUA, CHILE. A top-of-the-line cone crusher solution is helping Codelco keep up with demanding…

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A new range of possibilities

17 April, 2019 The new non-cabin Ranger DXR series surface rigs offer the reliability and large drilling coverage…

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