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 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
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.
$25 million technology investment expands ABB’s family of power distribution equipment, bringing world class smart breaker technology to the United States.
This builds on the $10 million investment to localize production in Senatobia, Mississippi, for a range of electrical components and systems previously manufactured overseas.
Latest version expands plant operators’ ability to monitor and control safe production through direct object linking
Successful partnership of world market leaders will be continued
Extensive portfolio reorganized to simplify product selection and implementation
100,000,000 shares of the company repurchased under the share buyback program were cancelled earlier this month.
Technologies to unlock the Factory of the Future were on customers' minds at the world’s largest showcase for robotics and manufacturing automation
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.
Introducing the new MyABB/ My Control System business portal
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
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.
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.
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 will provide four hoists to the Venetia Mine, South Africa’s largest producer of diamonds
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.
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 .
SmartMill™ solution to your grinding mills
Proven dual pinion ring-geared mill drive technology to support grinding operations amid expansion of the world’s second largest underground iron ore mine
Control room design and intelligent ergonomic technology enhances leading Distributed Control System (DCS) offering