Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    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.

  • Feature

    BEV options for miners grow

    January 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    What suppliers of battery powered electric vehicles are working on and their plans for 2020

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    MINING PEOPLE: Epiroc, Golden Star, Guyana Goldfields, and Maverix Metals

    November 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Swedish drilling powerhouse Epiroc AB has named Helena Hedblom its new president and CEO, a promotion from her previous role as senior executive VP mining an infrastructure. She is the holder of a MSc in material technology from the Royal

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    EXPLOSIVES: Epiroc and Orica together tackle automated loading system

    November 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining industry, has entered a partnership with world-leading commercial explosives provider Orica to jointly develop a semi-automated explosives delivery system, enabling safer and more productive blasting operations in underground mines. As

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    DRILL: Epiroc highlights new Pit Viper 270 XC flexibility

    October 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GARLAND, Tex. – Epiroc introduces the Pit Viper 270 XC series that delivers application flexibility, fuel efficient performance and enhanced safety with outstanding operator comfort and ease of maintenance. The Pit Viper 270 series, a mining industry staple can now

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    NEW TECHNOLOGY: Epiroc supplying EVs to Agnico’s Kittila mine

    September 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Less than a year after Epiroc’s launch of its new generation battery electric mining equipment, the company has won orders for those machines from customers in several countries including Finland, Australia and Canada. In Finland in the third

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    DRILLING: Epiroc’s new underground bit is packed with power

    September 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc is unleashing a new power in the underground drilling industry – a drill bit designed to match the capacity of the latest technology in drill rigs. The new Powerbit for underground drilling offers a higher penetration rate,

  • Feature

    Bringing the digital underground

    September 1, 2019 by Ken Schroeder

    Advice from Epiroc on developing a business case for a digitalization platform

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    DRILLING: Epiroc to expand production in Orebro

    August 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc, a leading productivity provider for the mining industry, will expand one of its main production facilities in Örebro to boost productivity and ensure long term efficiency. Epiroc will expand and consolidate its production capacity utilized by the

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    NEW TECHNOLOGY: Epiroc introduces 6th Sense for smarter mining

    July 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Epiroc has introduced 6th Sense, calling it a “game changer” that combines digitalization and automation to boost customers’ performance. There is a growing need for the mining and infrastructure industries to look to digital technologies to enhance productivity,

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    DRILLING: Epiroc moves US head office to technology hub

    July 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Epiroc has relocated its U.S. headquarters from Commerce City to Broomfield within the Denver, Colo., metropolitan area. The company joins a dynamic business community in a tech corridor known as the “Rocky Mountain Silicon Valley.” The move to

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    DIVESTITURE: Epiroc selling geotechnical consumables product line to Mimir Invest

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc agreed to sell the business to Mimir Invest, a global investment firm based in Stockholm. The products are manufactured and assembled in Finland, Scotland and the United States, and consist mainly of large down-the-hole hammers and related