ABB teams with major mining customer in Poland on new ways to use digital technologies

ABB and Polska Grupa Górnicza S.A. are working together to implement technologies that will improve mining efficiency and worker safety.

ABB adds new digital options to integrate and control electrical systems for mining customers

ABB AbilityTM System 800xA Power Control Library expands integration options with larger range of intelligent electronic devices for digital power control

ABB to deliver equipment worth over $11 million to Kittilä gold mine in Finland

As part of the development of its mining processes, the largest goldmine in Europe — located in Kittilä, the far north of Finland — has invested in ABB’s production and personnel hoists. This investment will contribute to increasing the capacity of the mine and reducing the use of fossil fuels.

ABB to help double production capacity for copper concentrator in Kazakhstan

ABB AbilityTM MineOptimize provides integrated process and power control and serves as the digital foundation for new production line.

ABB's digital hoist optimization service improves equipment availability and overall safety for mine operators

ABB AbilityTM Performance Optimization for hoists is incorporated into the new ABB AbilityTM Collaborative Operations Center in Västerås, Sweden; it provides optimization and technical support for customers’ hoist systems to reduce unplanned stoppages and increase system safety and reliability

New ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operations Center in Sweden to serve process industries

New Collaborative Operations Center in Västerås, Sweden delivers the true benefits of today’s digital technologies by providing predictive analytics and Key Performance Indicators to improve customer processes, efficiency, safety and profitability.

ABB introduces gearless conveyor drive for wider range of motors

Already proven on larger motors, the newest drive is designed for medium power range motors (1 to 3 MW per motor) to make this technology economically feasible for a broader range of conveyor systems, including the use on mobile equipment in mining operations.

ABB ReliaGear® product family expanded to include full range of low-voltage solutions

$25 million technology investment expands ABB’s family of power distribution equipment, bringing world class smart breaker technology to the United States.

ABB unveils $60 million technology investment for US market

This builds on the $10 million investment to localize production in Senatobia, Mississippi, for a range of electrical components and systems previously manufactured overseas.

ABB releases update for System 800xA Minerals Library

Latest version expands plant operators’ ability to monitor and control safe production through direct object linking

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Successful partnership of world market leaders will be continued

ABB reorganizes its ring-geared mill drive system offerings to better serve its customers

Extensive portfolio reorganized to simplify product selection and implementation

Cancellation of 100 million repurchased shares completed

100,000,000 shares of the company repurchased under the share buyback program were cancelled earlier this month.

Prestigious innovation award caps successful week for ABB at Automatica 2016

Technologies to unlock the Factory of the Future were on customers' minds at the world’s largest showcase for robotics and manufacturing automation

Rugged and reliable drive solution for hybrid and electric vehicles

In today’s mining industry, efficiency complements reliability and availability in the toolset for successful mining operation. Efficiency improves operation profitability in downturns and gives a boost to investments when markets are doing well.

New Customer portal provides personalized access to Control system information and services

Introducing the new MyABB/ My Control System business portal

ABB software solution to enhance efficiency of Mexican mining company

Minera Frisco implements ABB software solution across mining units to increase visibility and drive efficiency with a time and cost savings potential of up to 20 percent

Professional problem solvers: Boliden’s swinging catenary

Meet the ABB engineers who solved the mystery of the swinging mine hoist in Garpenberg, Sweden. Their sharp minds and advanced mathematical calculations were put to the test and have resulted in a patent pending solution.

ABB motors that let you know when it’s time for a service

A new smart sensing solution from ABB can reduce downtimes of low-voltage motors by up to 70 percent and extend their lifetime by up to 30 percent.

First ABB Long-term Service Agreement for a ring-geared mill drive (RMD) won at the Cerro Negro mine

Lifecycle Management as a business approach targets long-term value creation that impacts both strategic and operational metrics positively. This is particularly true when the operator and the supplier team-up to pool their knowledge and competence.

How the Aitik mine was saved in three days

Early one morning in August, the Boliden concentrate works outside Gällivare, Sweden, suffered a massive breakdown. For several days, no one could be certain how it would end. Close cooperation and total commitment proved decisive.

ABB releases its Cloud-ready CCLAS 6, the leading laboratory information management system for mining and metal processing

CCLAS* 6 is the latest release of the Enterprise Software product group’s laboratory information management system (LIMS).

ABB to supply hoists for South African diamond mine expansion

ABB will provide four hoists to the Venetia Mine, South Africa’s largest producer of diamonds

ABB GMDbeat™ & GMDfit™ – Helping you get the most out of your system

A gearless mill drive (GMD) is a major investment for your plant, and as the pumping heart of the production its availability is essential for the process.

ABB drive systems to provide high productivity at Toquepala Copper Mine

New drive systems, including two 25-foot, ball mill gearless mill drive systems of 15,000 kW each, will provide high efficiency and availability at Toquepala copper mine .