AutoMine® equipment automation and teleoperation systems

AutoMine® is a product group for autonomous and remotely operated mobile equipment. It includes AutoMine® Underground and AutoMine® Surface Drilling product sub-groups, continuously increasing with intelligent functionalities and support for different types of machinery. The AutoMine® product group allows customers to scale up automation at their own pace.

In the comfort and safety of a remote control room, operators can simultaneously control and monitor multiple underground and surface machine operations. Sandvik Automation solutions provide a safe and controlled environment for operators both underground and on the surface.

AutoMine® Underground is an automation system for autonomous and tele-remote operation for a wide range of Sandvik and non-Sandvik underground equipment.

AutoMine® Surface Drilling is an automation system for autonomous and tele-remote operation for a wide range of Sandvik iSeries surface drill rigs.


AutoMine® Concept is Sandvik’s future vision and concept for autonomous mining equipment. The fully working and autonomous AutoMine® Concept vehicle is based on the latest technologies and equipped with completely new sensing capabilities and artificial intelligence to enhance mining operations.

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Based on its recent analysis of the global mining automation market, Frost & Sullivan has recognized Sandvik with the 2020 Global Product Leadership Award for its advanced mining automation, teleoperation and digitalization solutions portfolio, AutoMine® and OptiMine®.

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