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 .

SmartMill™ to bring advanced embedded control to grinding mills

SmartMill™ solution to your grinding mills

ABB to help increase productivity at LKAB’s Malmberget mine in Sweden

Proven dual pinion ring-geared mill drive technology to support grinding operations amid expansion of the world’s second largest underground iron ore mine

ABB acquires full ownership of CGM

Control room design and intelligent ergonomic technology enhances leading Distributed Control System (DCS) offering

Revamped portal accesses ABB’s insights to the mining sector

New “ABB in Mining” website contains enhanced content and features to maximize user experience

ABB launches hoist assessment service ‘Hoist Performance Fingerprint’ in North America and Mexico

Structured and customized concept of Hoist Performance Fingerprint helps mining customers reduce maintenance costs and improve safety and asset performance

Plant asset management service from ABB unlocks mine data to improve productivity

AssetVista™ offers mine operators a complete overview of their production assets’ condition, helping optimize production time and minimize maintenance