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.


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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Connected crushing

10 April, 2019 Digitalization is improving predictive maintenance and enabling better-informed, fact-based decisions…

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Flexible financing

9 April, 2019 Today’s consumers have creative options other than owning a product for a particular application. The…

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Byrnecut Australia trials Sandvik LH621i

28 March, 2019 Byrnecut Australia trialed our new Sandvik LH621i loader. Managing director Pat Boniwell praised the…

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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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