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.


Crowning glory

15 March, 2019 BASASEACHI, MEXICO. At the heart of Mexico’s vast western Sierra Madre mountain range, an award-winning…

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A brand new fleet for Lady Loretta

5 March, 2019 MOUNT ISA, QUEENSLAND. Automation and equipment monitoring are helping Redpath Australia exceed expectations…

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Plate performance

22 January, 2019 Sandvik HX900 wear plates exceed performance expectations for AngloGold Ashanti, producing a 26 times…

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For miners, by miners

10 January, 2019 PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA. Sandvik solicited comprehensive customer feedback to improve its 17-tonne…

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Prideful revival

13 December, 2018 THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO. Revived by a new mining method and a technological transformation, North American…

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Customer input for better output

5 December, 2018 Innovation drives economic growth, but what drives innovation? Research and development activities…

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Onward and downward

23 November, 2018 The EU-funded underwater mining project ¡VAMOS! continues to prove that conventional thinking can be…

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Digital underground

21 November, 2018 OptiMine Analytics uses predictive modelling technology to process overall equipment efficiency and…

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Real-time analysis

14 November, 2018 Sandvik RockPulse marks the evolution of top-hammer drilling technology as it works directly with the…

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