Electric simulation

Electric simulation

Software updated to help miners simulate the benefits of haulage vehicle electrification.

Simulation / Optimisation

23 FEBRUARY 2021
Battery loader rolled out

Battery loader rolled out

Sandvik lays claim to the first 18t battery loader.

Technology / innovation

29 SEPTEMBER 2020
Bortana EV to drive gold mine

Bortana EV to drive gold mine

The Bortana electric vehicle is custom-made for the harsh environments of Australian mine sites.

Fleet

28 MAY 2019
Epiroc electric dreams coming to pass

Epiroc electric dreams coming to pass

Electrification, automation and digitalisation Epiroc's R&D key focuses.

Caterpillar choose R1700 platform for its first electric LHD

Caterpillar choose R1700 platform for its first electric LHD

Caterpillar created its own on board fast charging system too.

Fleet

15 APRIL 2019
Building battery business

Building battery business

A battery leasing option could help drive down the cost of battery electric equipment.

It's electrifying

It's electrifying

Challenge building for equipment suppliers as equipment increasingly goes electric underground.

Fleet

12 FEBRUARY 2019
Sandvik buys battery electric rival

Sandvik buys battery electric rival

Sees technology advantages in what Artisan has been doing.

Fleet

23 JANUARY 2019
Sandvik tapping market to better build battery solutions

Sandvik tapping market to better build battery solutions

Customer forums helping drive battery electric development efforts.

Technology / innovation

11 DECEMBER 2018
Epiroc rolls out second generation battery fleet

Epiroc rolls out second generation battery fleet

Brought out loaders, trucks and drills.

Fleet

15 NOVEMBER 2018
Underground mining reaching the hybrid age

Underground mining reaching the hybrid age

Emission-free electromobility is the key to better health and conditions for underground workers.