Canadian Mining Journal


Epiroc


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    Epiroc introduces the Office TeleREMOTE

    October 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Epiroc has launched the Office TeleREMOTE, a product designed to control the company’s SmartROC down-the-hole drill rigs, MK I, from a remote location. Office TeleREMOTE has been designed to address the need for increased safety, efficiency and productivity. The smart

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    Jama introduces world-first battery-powered scaler

    October 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Machine manufacturer Jama, which designs and produces mining machinery, has launched the battery-powered SBU 8000E for underground scaling. The machine is the world’s first battery-powered scaler that is fully electric and has been equipped with a battery solution that has

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    BATTERIES: Vale, Epiroc sign Batteries as a Service deal

    July 13, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    SWEDEN – Vale and mining gear maker Epiroc announced that they have finalized the world’s first Batteries as a Service (BaaS) agreement, which is a new approach for utilizing battery technology in mining operations. The idea is that Epiroc will work

  • EQUIPMENT: Epiroc launches new mobile underground drilling rig

    June 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – What do you get when you take one of the most respected underground core drilling rigs on the market and fuse it with a well-proven and reliable carrier? You get the all-new Diamec Smart 6M from Epiroc. Epiroc

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    EQUIPMENT: Epiroc wins equipment and service order from Codelco

    May 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc, a productivity partner for the mining industry, has won a large equipment and service order from Codelco for its Chuquicamata mine in northern Chile. Codelco has ordered underground loaders, face drill rigs, rock bolting rigs and mine trucks,

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    HAULAGE: Epiroc continues to improve the Minetruck MT65 for underground

    April 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Since its launch in 2016, Epiroc’s Minetruck MT65 has held its position as the highest payload capacity underground truck in the world. Recent design modifications have further optimized this unit for even better value for end users. A

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    HAULAGE: ASI to supply Roy Hill mine with autonomous truck solution

    March 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – ASI Mining has signed a subcontract with Epiroc to supply its autonomous truck solution to the Roy Hill mine in Western Australia. In February, Epiroc signed a contract with Roy Hill to deliver a fully automated haul truck solution

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    DRILLING: Epiroc introduces DM30 II SP blasthole drill

    March 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc, a productivity partner for the mining industry, has introduced the DM30 II Single Pass (SP) rotary blasthole drill for quarries and small open-pit mines. The crawler-mounted, hydraulic tophead-drive rig offers faster hole-to-hole drilling and lower unit costs

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    DIGITALIZATION: Vale selects Mobilaris and Epiroc for digital transformation

    February 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CANADA – Vale, one of the world’s largest miners, has selected Mobilaris Mining & Civil Engineering and Epiroc as partners to advance digitalization at its Canadian mines. The announcement is part of the company’s digital transformation program within the mining

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    AUTOMATION: Epiroc and ASI to automate fleet at Australian mine

    February 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc, a productivity partner for the mining industry, has signed a contract with the Roy Hill iron ore mine in western Australia to deliver a fully automated haul truck solution to the 55-million-tonne-per-year operation.  Epiroc, in partnership with

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    DRILLING: Epiroc’s Epsilon2 bit boosts productivity

    February 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc has introduced a new Epsilon2 premium tricone drill bit which allows up to 100% more drilling in surface mining and construction environments before the bit needs to be discarded. Extensive field testing Thanks to smart patented features,

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    DISTRIBUTION: Aramine and Epiroc partner on underground equipment

    January 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FRANCE – Last year, Aramine was appointed as the as official distributor of Epiroc products for underground mines and tunnels in France and in several strategic countries in central and west Africa. The Epiroc range complements Aramine’s portfolio of machines.