Gold miner Agnico Eagle will explore the safety, efficiency and sustainability benefits of battery-electric technology by trialing a Sandvik LH518B underground loader at its Fosterville Gold Mine later this year.
Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions has received a large order in Chile for surface mining equipment and its AutoMine ® Surface Drilling solution from Movitec, a contractor on Codelco’s Rajo Inca open pit project. The order includes two Leopard™ DI650i down-the-hole (DTH) drill rigs and
Australian contract miner Byrnecut is embracing the many benefits of battery-electric vehicles (BEVs) by purchasing six Sandvik 18-tonne battery-electric loaders with AutoMine® for use at OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill and Carrapateena operations in South Australia.
Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions has introduced AutoMine® Mapping Solution, an innovative new product designed to maximize productivity and improve safety of autonomous vehicle navigation in underground mining operations by utilizing mapped data .
Foran Mining has selected Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions to supply a fleet of 20 battery-electric vehicles (BEVs), including trucks, loaders and drills, for its McIlvenna Bay project in Saskatchewan, Canada. Set to be the world’s first carbon-neutral copper development project, McIlvenna
The AT - Pipe Umbrella System developed by DSI Underground, a Sandvik Company, is available as an optional kit to be installed on selected underground drills. It consists of pipes installed into the ground prior to excavation to create an umbrella/canopy.
Sandvik DL422iE is a fully automated, battery-powered top hammer longhole drill, designed for underground mass mining in 4 x 4 m or larger production drifts. The drill is equipped with an electric driveline system including a battery package and electric motor for zero emissions while tramming