Atlas Copco Mining News

Atlas Copco’s new automation software lets the drill rig do the work

Dynamic tunneling package is a new automation software for face drilling rigs, which gives improved accuracy of the excavation thanks to the fact that drill plans always will be fitted for the current section.

Atlas Copco to split in two, appoints new CEO

The Swedish company plans to list its mining tools division by 2018 in the biggest-ever shakeup of the group, which could spark takeover interest.

Load-haul dump machines at the brink of autonomy

Resistance to change.

Atlas Copco goes cabless

Atlas Copco has just introduced the PV 275 CA, which is a fully autonomous and cab-less Pit Viper 275 blasthole drill.

Global mining equipment market to reach $156 billion by 2022 — report

Product launch and acquisition are the key growth strategies adopted by the leading market players, such as Caterpillar and Komatsu, to strengthen their foothold in the market.

There are two types of mine operators that are looking at battery technology

Existing mines that want to go deeper are looking at the newest in battery technology.

How batteries are lowering the costs of underground mining

$50 million in savings.

Atlas Copco's new underground loader boasts zero emissions

Atlas Copco launches its first battery driven product within the mining and underground segment.

New innovation from Atlas Copco makes loading options an easy choice

“It’s all about making it easier to find the right setup that will result in high loading capacity and cost efficiency.”

Atlas Copco launches four new Simba rigs

Atlas Copco is simultaneously launching not one but four new Simba drill rigs for the mining industry. The collective result is outstanding accuracy, versatility and flexibility for long hole drilling applications.

Big new silver mining equipment order for Atlas Copco

Swedish mining equipment manufacturer Atlas Copco has received one of its biggest ever orders from the world's largest primary silver miner.

Canadian Drilling Companies Weathering Recession

Canadian exploration drilling companies are beginning to see light at the end of the recessionary tunnel, with one reporting increased fourth-quarter earnings and another claiming to have weathered the economic downturn.

ROC T15 for those small holes

  Atlas Copco's smallest hydraulic surface drill rig is ideal for applications such as self drilling anchors, bolting holes and boulder blasting. It has a horizontal coverage area of more than 18 m2. It can […]