Canadian Mining Journal

Sandvik Mining and Construction

  • News

    UNDERGROUND TRUCKS: Sandvik launches next generation

    October 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SWEDEN – Sandvik Mining’s TH551 and TH663 trucks, introduced at MinExpo 2012 in Las Vegas last month, are the latest additions to Sandvik’s cutting edge underground ramp haulage family. These new trucks, says the manufacturer,…

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    AUTOMATION: Sandvik’s AutoMine covers all aspects of the job

    October 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SWEDEN – Sandvik Mining unveiled the new Sandvik AutoMine® product family at MINExpo in Las Vegas last month. AutoMine delivers high quality and reliable fleet automation for drilling, loading and hauling, single loader automation, block…

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    SAFETY: Sandvik celebrates five years at Snap Lake without a lost time injury

    September 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – At a ceremony held at De Beers Canada’s Snap Lake diamond mine on Sept. 11, 2012, Sandvik Mining celebrated the achievement of five years without any lost time injuries (LTI), a milestone achieved by Sandvik…

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    CRUSHING: New Sandvik tramp iron protection is quick

    September 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    LIVELY, Ontario – New from Sandvik Mining, an advanced electric dump valve system that the company says is the quickest tramp iron protection system of any cone crusher on the market. The CH800 series has a sampling rate of 200 times per…

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    EXPANSION: Sandvik Mining launches offices in Mexico

    June 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MEXICO – Sandvik Mining has officially opened a new corporate building in Guadalajara. The new US$7.5-million building includes offices and service workshops covering a total surface of 4,900 m2.

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    HAUL TRUCKS: Sandvik expands underground options

    March 7, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SWEDEN – Sandvik Mining has launched two new underground trucks, the TH550 and TH540, that are the cleanest in the market. They have low-emission EPA Tier 4i/EURO Stage IIIB engines in a compact and agile vehicle.

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    CRUSHERS: New Sandvik line delivers precision for all applications

    May 26, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SMYRNA, Georgia – Sandvik Mining and Construction has introduced a full line of crushing products for open-pit…

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    SURFACE DRILLS: Cubex, Sandvik expand dealer agreement

    April 21, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    WINNIPEG and SANDVIKEN, Sweden – Cubex Ltd. and Sandvik Mining and Construction have expanded their dealer agr…

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    NAME CHANGES – “Sandvik” to cover LHDs, drills, continuous miners

    February 4, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SWEDEN – SANDVIK MINING AND CONSTRUCTION has decided to consolidate all its brandsTamrock, Toro, EJC, Voest-Alpine…

  • Feature

    Star nickel producer in northern Quebec

    September 1, 2005 by Jane Werniuk

    The Raglan nickel mine in northern Quebec has been very, very good to Falconbridge Ltd., the company that built the mine and retains 100% interest. Since start-up in 1998, Raglan has…

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    Latin American roundup

    February 1, 2005 by Jaquelina Jimena

    Mining companies have rediscovered how to rake in the really big bucks, led by Latin America’s big three: Chile’s state copper corporation Codelco, Santiago-based copper miner Minera Escondida and Rio…