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No margin for error

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No margin for error

Low grades and high ore volumes put pressure on the process plant at Gold Fields’ Tarkwa gold mine, one of Ghana’s...

Process success

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Crushing and screening

Process success

TARKWA, GHANA. Low grades and high ore volumes put pressure on the process plant at Gold Fields’ Tarkwa gold mine,...

Analytics drive process improvements

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Analytics drive process improvements

OptiMine Analytics uses data-driven simulations to improve planning and optimize processes.

Thin innovation

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Thin innovation

Whilst graphene is the thinnest and strongest material ever tested, scientists are still discovering more about th...

Jet Park flying high

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Jet Park flying high

A new manufacturing facility in South Africa means that Sandvik can continue to effectively cater for the specific...

Rural revival

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Rural revival

Sandvik has financed construction of a six-classroom block after a rainstorm devastated a local school in rural Gh...

Mountain manager

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Mountain manager

Site manager and engineer Ines Hagspiel wears many hats – only one of them made from reinforced plastic. Her exper...

Lending a helping hand

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Environment, Health and Safety

Lending a helping hand

PAKYI, GHANA. When a rainstorm devastated a local school in rural Ghana, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology answer...

A royal reopening

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A royal reopening

Clogau St David’s gold mine in Wales, responsible for producing the gold for three generations of British ro...

Coal without constraints

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Mechanical cutting

Coal without constraints

NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA. Less than six years into production with a cleanskin workforce, Glencore’s Ulan West u...

Tunnel vision

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Loading and hauling

Tunnel vision

The new Sandvik LH202 narrow-vein loader offers the best payload-to-own-weight ratio of its class for tunnel width...

Groundbreaking business

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Groundbreaking business

Sandvik won a supply deal with SUEK, the leading coal producer in Russia, after SUEK had broken several of their o...

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Process success

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Crushing and screening

Process success

TARKWA, GHANA. Low grades and high ore volumes put pressure on the process plant at Gold Fields’ Tarkwa gold mine,...

Lending a helping hand

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Environment, Health and Safety

Lending a helping hand

PAKYI, GHANA. When a rainstorm devastated a local school in rural Ghana, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology answer...

Coal without constraints

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Mechanical cutting

Coal without constraints

NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA. Less than six years into production with a cleanskin workforce, Glencore’s Ulan West u...

Tunnel vision

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Loading and hauling

Tunnel vision

The new Sandvik LH202 narrow-vein loader offers the best payload-to-own-weight ratio of its class for tunnel width...

In with the new

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Underground drilling

In with the new

High-tech tunnelling through two mountains in northern Norway is paving the way for more accurate, productive and ...

Crossover kings

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Surface drilling

Crossover kings

The Ranger series of top-hammer drill rigs for surface drilling has undergone a complete overhaul. The redesigned ...

The face of digitalization

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The face of digitalization

Digitalization is revolutionizing the way industry functions right in front of our eyes. And while its full potent...

Processing excellence

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Crushing and screening

Processing excellence

Building materials company Boral has taken a major step towards being able to “mine anywhere, anytime” at its Deer...

Generation next

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Automation

Generation next

The new generation of intelligent Sandvik mining trucks teams up with the company’s industry-leading AutoMine and ...

A quest to coexist

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Environment, Health and Safety

A quest to coexist

ONTARIO, CANADA. Goldcorp is developing the world’s first all-electric underground mine, an ambitious projec...

Underwater frontier

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Underwater frontier

With an estimated 100 billion euros’ worth of unexploited minerals sitting submerged in abandoned European mines, ...

Dilution resolution

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Services / Underground drilling

Dilution resolution

CRESCENT VALLEY, NEVADA. Minimizing ore dilution has enabled narrow-vein specialist Klondex Mines to produce recor...

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Mountain manager

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Mountain manager

Site manager and engineer Ines Hagspiel wears many hats – only one of them made from reinforced plastic. Her exper...

Around the world in 30 years

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Around the world in 30 years

In September 2010, Kinross acquired the Chirano mine in Ghana. The mine is situated on the Bibiani gold belt, and ...

Industrial captaincy

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Industrial captaincy

Björn Rosengren, President and CEO of Sandvik Group, shares some of his extensive knowledge on the challenges faci...

Trapping CO2

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Trapping CO2

Stuart Hazeldine, professor of carbon capture and storage at the University of Edinburgh, talks about how carbon c...

Master blaster

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Master blaster

For three days in November, Dyno Nobel and Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology conducted the 11th annual Quarry Aca...

Brain trust

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Brain trust

Changes in mining have traditionally moved slowly, but if the industry is to find ways to reverse its “accumulated...

Salt of the earth

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Loading and hauling

Salt of the earth

For the past century, the Bernburg mine has produced salt in the heart of Germany. In fact, salt production can be...

Doctor in the house

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Doctor in the house

The mining sector is currently in a down cycle, the effects of which have miners the world over wondering when com...

Perpetual payoffs

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Perpetual payoffs

With the launch of Abitibi Royalty Search, Abitibi Royalities CEO Ian Ball is looking to gain exposure to ...

For the love of the mine

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For the love of the mine

Rick Howes has seen it all. With 35 years of industry experience, the CEO of Dundee Precious Metals (DPM) has held...

Mr Efficiency

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Drilling / Surface drilling

Mr Efficiency

As Section Head of Drilling and Blasting for the mining contractor PAMA at the Jembayan coal mine in Indon...

The whiff of success

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Exploration

The whiff of success

The Gold Sniffer’s journey from innovative idea to revolutionary product was a long one for inventor Jim K...

Big Picture

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A marvel in marble

A marvel in marble

Fingal’s cave

Fingal’s cave

Future shining bright

Future shining bright

Insect prospectors

Insect prospectors

Altered states

Altered states

Salty work

Salty work

The great Blondin

The great Blondin

The final frontier

The final frontier

Desert life

Desert life

Booze control

Booze control

Thicker than water

Thicker than water

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No margin for error

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No margin for error

Low grades and high ore volumes put pressure on the process plant at Gold Fields’ Tarkwa gold mine, one of Ghana’s...

Rural revival

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Rural revival

Sandvik has financed construction of a six-classroom block after a rainstorm devastated a local school in rural Gh...

Scan and deliver

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Scan and deliver

PNC Norge AS is tunnelling through two mountains to develop a road 10 kilometres south of the Arctic Circle in Nor...

Top hammer triumph

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Underground drilling

Top hammer triumph

Rapid development drilling is essential at Peñoles’ Sabinas polymetallic mine in Mexico. The silver-lead-zinc-copp...

Grounded in trust

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Crushing and screening

Grounded in trust

For half a century, building materials company Boral has supplied Melbourne, Australia, with construction material...

Making the grade

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Making the grade

Just four years into production, Klondex Mines’ flagship Fire Creek operation is on track to produce more than 100...

Silent treatment

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Underground drilling

Silent treatment

Tunneling contractor Lemminkäinen Infra Oy is excavating a network of tunnels covering the equivalent area of more...

Ditching diesel

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Underground drilling

Ditching diesel

Goldcorp is developing the world’s first all-electric underground mine in Ontario, Canada, an ambitious project th...

Phosphate prosperity

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Services

Phosphate prosperity

The relationship between Sandvik and Guizhou Kailin Group Co. Ltd stretches back 30 years. The Sandvik 365 service...

Urban undertaking

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Surface drilling

Urban undertaking

Swedish capital Stockholm has undergone many drastic changes over the centuries. Project Slussen is the historic c...

Eastern ambition

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Services

Eastern ambition

Mining contractor BSHPU tripled its monthly development rate at the Artemyevsky polymetallic mine in Kazakhstan, w...

Smarter development

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Underground drilling

Smarter development

Contractor Byrnecut Australia brought a Sandvik DD422i development drill to Western Australia’s Jundee gold mine i...

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Analytics drive process improvements

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Analytics drive process improvements

OptiMine Analytics uses data-driven simulations to improve planning and optimize processes.

Thin innovation

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Thin innovation

Whilst graphene is the thinnest and strongest material ever tested, scientists are still discovering more about th...

Jet Park flying high

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Jet Park flying high

A new manufacturing facility in South Africa means that Sandvik can continue to effectively cater for the specific...

A royal reopening

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A royal reopening

Clogau St David’s gold mine in Wales, responsible for producing the gold for three generations of British ro...

Groundbreaking business

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Groundbreaking business

Sandvik won a supply deal with SUEK, the leading coal producer in Russia, after SUEK had broken several of their o...

Medical futurist

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Medical futurist

Researchers from the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, have been looking into new applications for artifi...

Gold reliable

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Gold reliable

In a world of unpredictable commodity prices, investment in risky assets continues to grow. Solid Ground looked to...

Screening stuns Swedes

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Screening stuns Swedes

Technicians at industrial production company NCC Industry were shocked to see how well Sandvik WX6500 screening me...

Animal magnetism

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Animal magnetism

During the California Gold Rush in the 19th century, exotic animals were imported to the US for a variety of reaso...

Sustainable suppression

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Sustainable suppression

Designed to be environmentally sustainable, the new Eclipse fire suppression range is the world’s first fluorine-f...

The evolution of automation

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The evolution of automation

3D Mine Visualizer and the Drill Plan Visualizer are the latest Sandvik OptiMine offerings that are helping optimi...

Bringing down boundaries

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Bringing down boundaries

The commute between Shenzhen and Hong Kong is made by millions every year. Sandvik equipment is being used to help...