Canadian Mining Journal


SAndvik Mining and Rock Technology


  • News

    DSI Underground acquires training and VR company Edvirt

    March 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    At the end of February, DSI Underground completed the acquisition of the virtual reality training specialist Edvirt. The acquisition is expected to boost DSI Underground’s investment in innovation to drive efficiency and safety across mining and tunnelling operations forward. Edvirt

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    Sandvik introduces the Toro LH410 loader

    February 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced the transformed Toro LH410 underground loader, with a payload capacity of 10 tonnes. The new Toro LH410 builds on the best parts of its predecessor, the Sandvik LH410. The latest Toro LH410 is

  • News

    Sandvik establishes Rock Processing Solutions unit

    October 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Sandvik has decided to launch a new business area, Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions (SRP), starting January 2021. The new unit will include the current Crushing and Screening division, which is currently part of the Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology business

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    Northern College, Sandvik sign MOU for BEV training program

    October 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Global engineering group Sandvik has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Northern College, a post-secondary apprenticeship and industry training provider, to work collaboratively to develop a Northern College Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Technician program. The two parties will also

  • News

    Sandvik launches world’s largest battery loader, concept vehicle, at virtual event

    September 29, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Sandvik is launching a raft of new, innovative products in an innovative way – during the first-ever virtual event to be broadcast live from a mine. Through the Sept. 29-30 Innovation in Mining virtual event, which is taking place at

  • Feature

    BEVs gain ground: Cost-saving benefits extend beyond greenfield sites

    August 1, 2020 by Kate Burns

    Sandvik discusses why battery electric vehicles are becoming more popular in mining.

  • News

    NETWORKS: Nokia launches private 5G for enterprise customers

    July 23, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Nokia has announced that its 5G standalone (SA) industrial-grade private wireless networking solutions are now available for enterprise customers. According to Nokia, with this introduction of 5G SA, the company provides its customers with the most comprehensive portfolio

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    AUTONOMOUS OPERATIONS: Sandvik partners with Exyn for underground digitalization

    July 22, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has announced a partnership with Exyn Technologies, a company pioneering autonomous aerial robot systems (drones) for complex, GPS-denied environments, to provide mapping and visioning solutions for underground mines. According to Sandvik, its customers

  • News

    EVENTS: Sandvik to host virtual Innovation in Mining event in September

    July 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA – Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology will host a virtual Innovation in Mining event on Sept. 29 and Sept. 30, where the company will showcase its line-up of new equipment and solutions as well as the latest digitalization, automation

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    EQUIPMENT: Sandvik to reintroduce Toro-brand loaders and trucks

    July 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Sandvik has announced that it will be reintroducing its Toro range of underground hard rock loaders and trucks, model by model, starting later this year. The first Toro unit was originally introduced to the market in the early

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    DRILLING: Sandvik adds DR410i rotary blast hole drill to its iSeries

    June 22, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FLORIDA – Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced the Sandvik DR410i rotary blasthole drill, which features high productivity with a compact footprint. The DR410i can complete 152 mm to 251 mm rotary and DTH (down-the-hole) holes, with a standard

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    EMISSIONS: Sandvik testing Stage V-compliant underground trucks in Ireland

    May 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – As part of its long-term commitment to sustainability, Sandvik continues with its program to develop Stage V-compliant underground loaders and trucks for the mining industry. The company is now testing the first truck with this new engine technology