Abowerbung
Home » Tag Archives: Sandvik AB

Tag Archives: Sandvik AB

New lease of life makes sense for mining equipment

The need to “reduce, reuse and recycle” is now widely accepted – but did you know that equipment rebuilds can also reduce fuel consumption, Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), downtime and accidents, in addition to carbon footprint? Francois Nell, Portfolio Manager Rebuilds & Upgrades at Sandvik explains why even the industry’s wealthiest players are keen to keep their machines out ...

Read More »

Local empowerment in Ghana

Competition is healthy but forming exclusive relationships with equipment manufacturers can deliver tangible business benefits. Rapidly growing mining services provider Rocksure International in Ghana, Africa, has had a 100% Sandvik drill rig fleet since it was established – with spectacular results. Drill rigs never get an easy life. As if the work they have to do wasn’t hard enough, the ...

Read More »

Sandvik partners with Boliden on 3D printing trial

Additive manufacturing of parts looks set to upend the supply of components globally. A small-scale trial of 3D manufactured parts is helping Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions and leading mining company Boliden explore the potential. Sweden has a long and noble history of mining, with evidence of human activity dating back to prehistoric times. But old does not mean primitive, ...

Read More »

Sandvik introduces underground mining’s largest-capacity BEV truck

Sandvik is introducing the largest-capacity battery-electric truck for underground mining. With an unrivaled 65-tonne payload capacity, the Sandvik TH665B prototype (Figure 1) is completing factory testing in California. Finalization of the trial agreement with Barminco and AngloGold Ashanti Australia will soon see the truck trialed at the Sunrise Dam gold mine to prove its viability in a long ramp haulage ...

Read More »

Sandvik’s latest 50 t BEV truck combines best of two worlds

The new Sandvik TH550B 50 t battery-electric truck combines the best of two worlds: Sandvik’s half-century of experience designing and manufacturing equipment for the underground mining industry, and the innovative Artisan™ battery packs and electric drivelines. This combination of proven solutions and third-generation BEV technology is a game changer for any site in pursuit of a more sustainable and highly ...

Read More »

Toro™ LH514BE with AutoMine® merges automation, cable electrification and battery technology

Toro™ LH514BE (Figure 1), Sandvik’s new battery-assisted loader, is a unique combination of technology: an AutoMine® compatible cable-electric loader, boosted with cutting-edge battery technology. Toro™ LH514BE looks like a traditional electric loader while in operation, trailing cable connected to the mine electric grid, but the technology is not ordinary. When this loader needs to be moved to another area or ...

Read More »

Toro™ LH514BE with AutoMine® merges automation, cable electrification and battery technology

Toro™ LH514BE, Sandvik’s new battery-assisted loader, is a unique combination of technology: an AutoMine<sup>®</sup> compatible cable-electric loader, boosted with cutting-edge battery technology. This one-of-a-kind equipment leverages from the latest technologies. Innovative power train technology for easy electric loader relocation and boost for ramp drive Toro™ LH514BE looks like a traditional electric loader while in operation, trailing cable connected to the ...

Read More »

Sandvik’s latest 50-tonne BEV truck combines best of two worlds

The new Sandvik TH550B 50-tonne battery-electric truck combines the best of two worlds: Sandvik’s half-century of experience designing and manufacturing equipment for the underground mining industry, and the innovative Artisan™ battery packs and electric drivelines. This combination of proven solutions and third-generation BEV technology is a game changer for any site in pursuit of a more sustainable and highly productive ...

Read More »

Sandvik launches 15-tonne Toro™ LH515i underground loader

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is launching a new, higher-capacity 15-tonne size class loader as a next generation model for the current 14-tonne Sandvik LH514. The 15-tonne Toro™ LH515i has one tonne greater capacity than its predecessor, yet it is designed to operate within the same footprint. This new member of the Toro™ family has been redesigned from the ground ...

Read More »

Sandvik introduces a 16 l Stage V engine for its largest truck Toro™ TH663i

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions has released a new engine option for its largest truck, Toro™ TH663i (Figure 1). This fuel efficient 16 l Stage V engine from Volvo Penta is powerful and reliable, delivering 585 kW output. The engine and the truck have been designed to work together seamlessly, for strong performance in underground mines. The Toro™ TH663i truck’s ...

Read More »