Sandvik launches narrow vein drill

Sandvik launches narrow vein drill

Drill an upgrade of the DD210.

Development

13 JANUARY 2021
Epiroc buys software player

Epiroc buys software player

Buying productivity improvement software maker.

Technology / innovation

11 JANUARY 2021
Evacuation assistant rolled out

Evacuation assistant rolled out

Assistant created to help make mine evacuations easier.

Technology / innovation

15 DECEMBER 2020
Safer hoisting

Safer hoisting

Suite being launched into the Australian market.

Fleet

26 NOVEMBER 2020
Sandvik battery truck trial starts

Sandvik battery truck trial starts

Initial trial in the US shows promising signs for Australian miners.

Fleet

26 NOVEMBER 2020
Automatic explosives delivery nearer

Automatic explosives delivery nearer

Underground development prototype being commissioned.

Technology / innovation

23 NOVEMBER 2020
Slag feed success

Slag feed success

The 98-hour mini-pilot run fed and processed 104kg of slag from steel mills in Sweden and Finland.

Design / Build

04 NOVEMBER 2020
Sandvik's crushing decision

Sandvik's crushing decision

New Sandvik business to focus on rock processing.

Comminution

19 OCTOBER 2020
Sandvik sell off

Sandvik sell off

Sandvik sells exploration business to Drillman.

Logistics

12 OCTOBER 2020
Grease is the word

Grease is the word

Injector designed to improve leak protection and service life.

Maintenance

12 OCTOBER 2020
Sandvik rolls out another simulator

Sandvik rolls out another simulator

Claims simulator can produce a 5% productivity increase.

Fleet

18 SEPTEMBER 2020
Global tailings dam standard launched

Global tailings dam standard launched

Standard aimed at presenting another Brumadinho disaster happening ever again.