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.


Reopened and ramping up

26 February, 2020 MINAS DE RÍOTINTO, HUELVA PROVINCE, SPAIN. As Atalaya Mining’s Proyecto Riotinto continues an expansion…

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On young shoulders

24 February, 2020 Adam Slusser loves his job. And why not? At 34, the aggregates plant manager of the CEMEX Balcones…

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Crushing connectivity

18 February, 2020 Rock processors are under pressure to respond to rising challenges such as climate change, energy consumption…

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Correct the comminution

10 February, 2020 How will an industry that extracts our planet’s raw materials become more sustainable? To make meaningful…

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Underground upskilling

29 January, 2020 RAJASTHAN, INDIA. Training underground drill rig operators is key to the successful expansion of Hindustan…

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A blessing in disguise

24 January, 2020 An unfortunate equipment breakdown proved to be a silver lining for the limestone quarry at Quebec’s…

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Surprise saviour

22 January, 2020 PORT-DANIEL– GASCONS, QUEBEC. An unfortunate equipment breakdown proved to be a silver lining for the…

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Automating El Teniente

9 December, 2019 Continuing Chilean state-owned miner Codelco’s vision of creating the most advanced underground mines…

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Tech teamwork

3 December, 2019 For Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, joining forces with respected partners to apply the newest…

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