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.


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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Great expectations

8 November, 2018 Safety and production are the main drivers for the Siberian Coal Energy Company (SUEK). At the coal…

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Merit in the Motherland

7 November, 2018 Record-setting heroes may sound like the stuff of literature, but with the help of Sandvik Mining and…

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