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Epiroc has launched a new long feed version of the SmartROC C50 drill rig. The long feed enables this COPROD rig to deliver even more meters per shift by increasing drilling time and reducing rod changing time. Additionally, less rod...
Epiroc has expanded its V Cutter range with a new drum cutter model, the VC 3000. The VC 3000 enables energy savings of up to 40% and comes with a service weight of 3,200 kg (7,000 lbs), making it...
Epiroc has won a large order for underground mining trucks in Australia from global mining contractor Byrnecut. The mining contractor has ordered a fleet of Minetruck MT65 S haulers. The equipment will be used at the Kathleen Valley mine in...
Epiroc, a leading productivity and sustainability partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, has agreed to purchase the key assets of Schramm Australia, a leading manufacturer of products for reverse circulation (RC) drilling. Since February 2023, Schramm Australia, based in...
A demonstrator of the first ever tophammer battery-electric drill rig from Epiroc, SmartROC T35 E, is being presented at Bauma. The rig is an important step in the shift towards zero emission drilling in surface mines and quarries all...
Rio Tinto, one of the world’s largest mining companies, has ordered several Epiroc Pit Viper 271 drill rigs that will be retrofitted by Rio Tinto with autonomous capabilities, as well as SmartROC D65 drill rigs that also are loaded...
Epiroc will use fossil-free steel for material for a prototype underground machine, but the plan is to increase the usage of fossil-free steel over time. SSAB aims to deliver fossil-free steel to the market in commercial scale during 2026,...
Epiroc has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of FVT Research Inc., a Canadian company with expertise in converting diesel-powered mining machines to battery-electric vehicles. FVT Research, based in Vancouver, Canada, designs diesel-to-battery conversion kits and rebuilds mining machines...
Epiroc, a productivity and sustainability partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, has acquired Mining Tag, a Chilean company that provides sensor-based solutions that strengthen safety and productivity in mines by making operations smarter. Mining Tag, based in Santiago, Chile,...
Epiroc launched an offering that aims to support safety in underground mining Environment, the RCS based Collision Avoidance System Interface.   Proximity Detection System (PDS) suppliers, who are compliant to the ISO 21815-2 Draft (March 2018) are able to interface with...