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Mind the gap

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Mind the gap

The mining industryjob market is currently a mixed and somewhat puzzling picture. The energy sector is hiri...

Streamlined loading

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Loading and hauling

Streamlined loading

LHD loader line – safe and reliable Merging two product lines resulted in the best of two worlds. Meet the ...

Riding the Rhino

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Underground drilling

Riding the Rhino

With its mobility, quick set-up time and practical safety features, the hyper-efficient TRB-Raise Borers Rhino 100...

Get smart

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Get smart

The Internet of Things, one of the most ubiquitous terms across almost every industry, is heralding a change in ho...

Fleet suite

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Fleet suite

To help mines work smarter, Sandvik has introduced a fleet management solution through a new interactive customer ...

Raising awareness

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Raising awareness

Orefields,a newly formed raise boring contractor inside the Arctic Circle in northern Sweden, is building o...

Management material

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Crushing and screening

Management material

General manager Bernie Cleary is charged with the overall gold production at the Regis Rosemont mine in Wes...

Raising the bar

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Underground drilling

Raising the bar

Designers of rock drill bits for face drilling have not scored many engineering victories over the past 25 years. ...

Working in zinc

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Working in zinc

[preamble]Rajasthan, India.Many sounds blend together at the Rampura Agucha mine, the world’s largest zinc ...

Exceeding expectations

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Exceeding expectations

Carosue Dam, Western Australia. It’s just a few days into spring but the season’s first heatwave has already sent ...

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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...

The clean team

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Environment, Health and Safety

The clean team

Awareness continues to grow about the potential health impacts of diesel particulate matter (DPM) and other underg...

Top 10 mining jurisdictions 2016

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Top 10 mining jurisdictions 2016

Canadian think tank the Fraser Institute recently published its Annual Survey of Mining Companies. It ran...

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...

Drilling and cycling through Finland

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Drilling and cycling through Finland

In June, a Sandvik cycling team took part in the Pirkka Cycling Tour, Finland’s largest cycling event, which start...

Miners, moonshine and the monopoly

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Miners, moonshine and the monopoly

More than a century ago, in an attempt to make mining and society safer, Swedish mine owners started a distributio...

An optimistic future for Latin America

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An optimistic future for Latin America

According to a study by the law firm Dentons, most companies based or with operations in Latin America continue to...

Riding the Rhino

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Underground drilling

Riding the Rhino

With its mobility, quick set-up time and practical safety features, the hyper-efficient TRB-Raise Borers Rhino 100...

US mining sets safety records

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Environment, Health and Safety

US mining sets safety records

Safety initiatives started by the US Mine Safety and Health Administration bear impressive fruit in 2015.

Fleet suite

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Fleet suite

To help mines work smarter, Sandvik has introduced a fleet management solution through a new interactive customer ...

Raising the bar

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Underground drilling

Raising the bar

Designers of rock drill bits for face drilling have not scored many engineering victories over the past 25 years. ...

Front and center

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Underground drilling

Front and center

Longer tool life is becoming an expectation as you look to improve efficiency and reduce your cost per meter. We&#...

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Top 10 mining jurisdictions 2016

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Top 10 mining jurisdictions 2016

Canadian think tank the Fraser Institute recently published its Annual Survey of Mining Companies. It ran...

Drilling and cycling through Finland

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Drilling

Drilling and cycling through Finland

In June, a Sandvik cycling team took part in the Pirkka Cycling Tour, Finland’s largest cycling event, which start...

An optimistic future for Latin America

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An optimistic future for Latin America

According to a study by the law firm Dentons, most companies based or with operations in Latin America continue to...

US mining sets safety records

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Environment, Health and Safety

US mining sets safety records

Safety initiatives started by the US Mine Safety and Health Administration bear impressive fruit in 2015.

A novel approach to customer service

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A novel approach to customer service

Sandvik Mining has recently invested in common tools, processes and training for the Sandvik Mining Customer Suppo...

Extracting REEs from coal

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Extracting REEs from coal

Researchers from Penn State University, led by the US Department of Energy, have discovered that rare earth elemen...

The final graduates

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The final graduates

Sandvik International Mining School recently graduated its final group of students in Leoben, Austria.

Can diamonds detect cancer?

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Can diamonds detect cancer?

A team from the University of Sydney has come up with a method that uses nanoscale diamonds to detect cancers befo...

Supporting growth in Africa

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Supporting growth in Africa

Since opening its new facility in 2014 in Kitwe, Zambia, the Sandvik Mining support centre has upped its ...

A deep connection

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A deep connection

The social networking platform Mineler connects colleagues in mining anywhere, anytime.

Taking flight

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Taking flight

The use of unmanned aerial vehicles in mining applications has soared as companies are recognizing and reaping the...

Genius grotto

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Genius grotto

For centuries, Fingal’s Cave has moved many who have glimpsed its geometric intricacies and heard its uncommon cry...

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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...

An unrepentant maverick

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An unrepentant maverick

There is no debate about it: J David Lowell is the most accomplished mineral prospector in the past 100 ye...

Taking the lead

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Drilling / Services / Surface drilling

Taking the lead

A man of many interests that range from photography to the Beijing opera, Luo Qingxin, chairman of Guizhou...

Smooth operator

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Loading and hauling / Services

Smooth operator

Vale’s São Luís port in northern Brazil is expanding its capacity with the Pier IV project to meet the growth of i...

Inherited values

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Environment, Health and Safety

Inherited values

The Polar Division is the biggest and the most important branch of the Norilsk Nickel Mining and Metallurgi...

Rock stars

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Rock tools and systems

Rock stars

When Udo Fischer first walked into the Sandvik cemented carbide production unit in Västberga in 1965, he wa...

Arctic born and bred

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Drilling / Surface drilling

Arctic born and bred

Living in remote Arctic Norway may sound like a challenge for some, but not to lifelong resident Emil Dæhli...

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The clean team

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Environment, Health and Safety

The clean team

Awareness continues to grow about the potential health impacts of diesel particulate matter (DPM) and other underg...

Miners, moonshine and the monopoly

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Miners, moonshine and the monopoly

More than a century ago, in an attempt to make mining and society safer, Swedish mine owners started a distributio...

Riding the Rhino

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Underground drilling

Riding the Rhino

With its mobility, quick set-up time and practical safety features, the hyper-efficient TRB-Raise Borers Rhino 100...

Fleet suite

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Services

Fleet suite

To help mines work smarter, Sandvik has introduced a fleet management solution through a new interactive customer ...

Raising the bar

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Underground drilling

Raising the bar

Designers of rock drill bits for face drilling have not scored many engineering victories over the past 25 years. ...

Retrofits reap rewards

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Underground drilling

Retrofits reap rewards

Exploration plans get the green light as preeminent gold miner Agnico Eagle safely and efficiently searches for go...

Get smart

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Mining systems

Get smart

The Internet of Things, one of the most ubiquitous terms across almost every industry, is heralding a change in ho...

Deeply immersed in safety

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Environment, Health and Safety

Deeply immersed in safety

From a simple need to build safer equipment to an essential step-by-step standardized assessment for equipment pro...

Golden touch

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Loading and hauling / Underground drilling

Golden touch

Growing Australian gold miner Northern Star Resources is ramping up production at the East Kundana Joint Venture, ...

A bright future

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Loading and hauling

A bright future

As Northern Star Resources continues its meteoric emergence as one of Australia’s top gold producers, the company ...

Emission ambition

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Environment, Health and Safety / Loading and hauling

Emission ambition

As awareness grows about the potential health impacts of diesel particulate matter (DPM) and other engine emission...

Exceeding expectations

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Exploration / Services

Exceeding expectations

Carosue Dam, Western Australia. It’s just a few days into spring but the season’s first heatwave has already sent ...

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Front and center

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Underground drilling

Front and center

Longer tool life is becoming an expectation as you look to improve efficiency and reduce your cost per meter. We&#...

Reliable retrofits

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Underground drilling

Reliable retrofits

Agnico Eagle’s flagship operation, the LaRonde gold mine in Quebec, Canada, is retrofitting its bolting rigs...

Strategic shift

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Loading and hauling / Underground drilling

Strategic shift

The East Kundana Joint Venture (EKJV) includes four producing underground ore bodies: Raleigh, Rubicon, Hornet and...

Moving more with less

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Loading and hauling

Moving more with less

Soon after taking over the Plutonic gold mine in Western Australia, Northern Star Resources replaced five ageing u...

Partners in productivity

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Exploration

Partners in productivity

A 90-minute drive northeast of state mining hub Kalgoorlie and situated in the same prospective goldfields as some...

A bit of assurance

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Drilling / Surface drilling

A bit of assurance

PT Pamapersada Nusantara (PAMA) handles drilling and blasting at the Jembayan Muarabara coal mine on Borneo’s Indo...

Flexible phosphate

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Drilling / Surface drilling

Flexible phosphate

The Chuanyandong open-pit phosphate mine in China’s Guizhou Province is a model of drilling and blasting e...

A rapid advance

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Mining systems

A rapid advance

More than 90 percent of the world’s longwall installations are located in China, including Zhongtian Hechu...

Running a tight ship

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Loading and hauling

Running a tight ship

São Luís port in northern Brazil is expanding its capacity with the Pier IV project to meet the growth of i...

Shiploader safety

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Environment, Health and Safety / Loading and hauling

Shiploader safety

Safety and productivity work hand in hand at Vale’s São Luís port in northern Brazil, which is expa...

New life for old bolter miners

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Exploration / Mining systems / Services

New life for old bolter miners

The Sandvik Mining workshop in Brier Hill, Pennsylvania, rebuilds bolter miners and other Sandvik equipment...

A truck for the long haul

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Environment, Health and Safety / Loading and hauling

A truck for the long haul