Widening the collision avoidance field

Widening the collision avoidance field

Interface allows third party collision avoidance systems to link with Epiroc's Rig Control System.

Caterpillar's battery loader coming

Caterpillar's battery loader coming

Finally joining the battery electric vehicle party.

Fleet

03 JUNE 2021
Epiroc broadens data offering

Epiroc broadens data offering

Adds a borehole analysis services to its customers.

Epiroc, OZ helping create the modern miner

Epiroc, OZ helping create the modern miner

Part of the EU-funded project is to look at creating the miner of the future.

Epiroc autonomous drills picked for the Pilbara

Epiroc autonomous drills picked for the Pilbara

Rio Tinto has ordered Pit Viper 271 and SmartROC D65 blast-hole drill rigs.

Fleet

28 APRIL 2021
Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability

Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability

Added the kind of things miners will need if they want to consider battery-electric equipment.

Fleet

31 MARCH 2021
New Boomer okay

New Boomer okay

Going hose-less keeps the rig running for longer.

Fleet

15 MARCH 2021
Electric partnership

Electric partnership

Consortium includes South32, Epiroc, Sandvik and OZ Minerals.

Innovation

02 MARCH 2021
Applying electricity down there

Applying electricity down there

The challenges and opportunities of introducing BEVs underground.

Innovation

16 FEBRUARY 2021
Automatic for the underground

Automatic for the underground

Efforts are progressing to advance automation and zero entry mining in the underground realm.

Innovation

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Fire relief

Fire relief

Bushfires already destroyed more than 80 homes.

Sustainability

04 FEBRUARY 2021
Epiroc buys software player

Epiroc buys software player

Buying productivity improvement software maker.

Technology / innovation

11 JANUARY 2021