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In with the new

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

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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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

Stories

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

Stories

The face of digitalization

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

Processing excellence

Stories

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...

Hidden depths

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Automation / Underground drilling

Hidden depths

Beneath Espoo, Finland, a project is under way to construct an underground wastewater treatment plant, large enoug...

System reboot

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Crushing and screening / Services

System reboot

Even as markets recover, the mining and aggregate industries are hard pressed after several years of sinking and v...

A container full of competence

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Drilling

A container full of competence

Rock drill maintenance costs have plummeted at one of China’s leading rock phosphate producers, which also makes f...

Practice makes perfect

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Environment, Health and Safety

Practice makes perfect

With remote Australian mine sites often long distances from professional emergency services, on-site emergency res...

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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...

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...

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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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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Services

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...

Fostering a future

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Loading and hauling

Fostering a future

Kirkland Lake Gold’s Fosterville Gold Mine, Victoria’s largest gold operation, started production in 2005 as an op...

Loader lauding

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Loading and hauling

Loader lauding

Several hundred meters beneath the town of Bernburg, Germany, esco – european salt company relies on modern ...

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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...

Tunnel vision

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Tunnel vision

Sandvik DT912D allows customers to take an intelligent approach to rock excavation.

Droning in

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Droning in

More and more miners are using drones for a variety of applications, maximizing the potential of the mine while mi...

A partnership built to last

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A partnership built to last

Sandvik wins Hindustan Zinc Limited’s supplier of the year award for the second year running.

Nuclear mining

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Nuclear mining

Could nuclear power be the key to a more sustainable and efficient way to mine in remote locations?

The pioneers of Hecla Green

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The pioneers of Hecla Green

In south-eastern Alaska, the miners at Hecla Greens Creek are using automated loading technology to increase produ...

Sustainable progress

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Sustainable progress

The Mineral Products Association recently reported that in the UK, the aggregates industry is making strides in su...

A crushing success

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A crushing success

Sandvik QJ341+ is a development over the standard QJ341 which can result in a significant increase to overall prod...