SANDVIK MINING & CONSTRUCTION LLC Mining News

Sandvik unveils new products in Brazil

At the M&T expo in Sao Paulo, Brazil in early June Sandvik Mining and Construction brought two new products to Brazil, which will “amplify its added-value solutions portfolio for the construction and mining markets.” It also reported that despite the economic crisis that affected all the economic sectors in Brazil Sandvik Mining and Construction closed [...]

New Sandvik Jaw Crusher

Sandvik has launched the newest model in its CJ200 series. The CJ208 is a lightweight crusher designed to cope with heavy duty applications while offering superior cost efficiency. The optimised crushing chamber provides a high […]

Sandvik – Report on the first quarter 2009

"The exceptionally weak market position that prevailed at the end of 2008 continued during the first quarter of 2009. Order intake declined in price and volume by 39% compared with the corresponding quarter in the […]

Sandvik Mining and Construction and Pilz Australia develop PSS control systems for mining

to compromise the safe function of the control system in any way. Pilz Australia’s programmable control systems used in mining on roadheaders, monitor the spray function.Underground mining is risky. To ensure that man and machine are not

Annual General Meeting of Sandvik AB on April 28, 2009

Shareholders in Sandvik Aktiebolag are convened to the Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday, 28 April 2009, at 5:00 p.m. at Jernvallen, Sandviken, Sweden.…more at Sandvik.com

Sandvik announces new DTH hammers, open-standard driver chucks and the toughest range of button bits ever

Three new families of DTH hammers and a wide new range of button bits armed with XT48, the world's hardest and toughest cemented-carbide, will soon be making life easier for rock drillers. Promising simple choices, […]

Sandvik bolters strengthen safety and performance

With continued demand from mining companies to ensure safety and increase productivity, Sandvik rock reinforcement drill rigs prove they can meet the challenges of underground hard rock supporting needs in mines and tunnels – safety, […]

Sandvik's revolutionary dust suppression system gets the StBG Seal of Approval

With successful installations of over 200 units throughout the world, Sandvik Mining and Construction's electrostatic dust suppression system HX410 was recently field-tested by the Steinbruchs Berufsgenossenschaft – Germany's Statutory Accident Insurance for Quarrying and Mining […]

New Sandvik LHD line is a definite winner in the toughest operating conditions

Sandvik is constantly improving and creating new technology and machines to respond to varying customer needs to remove ore from the mine productively, safely and profitably. Sandvik's new loader line is designed to remove ore […]

Sandvik RT300 drill bits for big tophammers get tough new buttons that outlast all others in aggressive rock formations

Longer life, higher penetration rates and cleaner holes are among the benefits of a new generation of Sandvik GT60 button bits called RT300. Thanks to a new super-grade of cemented-carbide called XT48 and a new […]

Sandvik's new versatile core drill offers high productivity and flexibility

The Sandvik DE710 diamond core drill is one of the most popular exploration drills available. It is operated on exploration and mining projects in locations around the world. The compact nature of the DE710 allows […]

SanRemo – Comfort for Contractors

Sandvik's SanRemo is a productivity service with remote data collection and casting. It is available, at the first phase, to Sandvik surface top hammer drills. The service provides new kind of comfort for contractors as […]

Sandvik's tele remote drilling adds whole new dimensions to operators ergonomics and safety

Sandvik announced the launch of the latest feature for Sandvik production drills called Tele Remote Drilling system – the advanced system that enables an operator to control a rig from a remote location like control […]

Sandvik materials expertise adds breadth to wear protection and screening media ranges

Nowhere does the understanding of materials technology meld with mining and construction equipment better than with the Sandvik Mining and Construction ranges of wear protection products and screening media. With a separate business devoted to […]

Sandvik expands offering with world's biggest cone crushers – installed power up to 1400 hp

Sandvik Mining and Construction announces the introduction of two new cone crusher models in the CH series of cone crushers. These new crushers are equipped with 1100 hp and 1400 hp motors respectively, which make […]

Sandvik DPi success at Talvivaara

The first of Sandvik's new, revolutionary surface top hammer drill rig series are working at the first customer sites, one of which is Talvivaara (Europe's new and largest nickel mine, and to be the IM […]

Sandvik acquires minority share in American tool maker

Sandvik Tooling has reached an agreement to acquire 49% of the shares in the company Precorp Inc., based in Spanish Fork, Utah, USA. Precorp is a developer, producer and supplier of polycrystalline diamond (PCD) and […]

Sandvik Mining and Construction relocates construction segment's head office to Singapore

The business area Sandvik Mining and Construction will during the first quarter of 2009 relocate the management for the Construction Segment from Svedala, Sweden to Singapore. This concerns six persons in leading positions.