BHP buys Atlas Copco robot drills

ATLAS Copco is converting 18 of BHP Billiton Western Australia Iron Ore’s Pit Viper 271 rotary blasthole rigs to fully autonomous operation, joining two autonomous drills already in operation.

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BHP Billiton will be running autonomous Atlas Copco Pit Viper 271s in its Pilbara operations.