The advantage is that the diamond can be 3D printed in very complex shapes, unlike mined or manufactured diamonds.
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Sandvik joins forces with Codelco to take automation and digitalization underground at Chuquicamata mine
Sandvik will deliver AutoMine and OptiMine solutions to Codelco’s Chuquicamata mine in Chile, creating one of the most efficient and advanced underground mines in the world.
Sandvik's metal-cutting tools are seen as a good indicator of industrial demand.
Sandvik introduces a new intelligent loader: Sandvik LH621i for large scale underground production and mine development
The Sandvik LH621i sets the industry standard in the 21 tonnes underground loader range.
In Sandvik Machining Solutions growth was moderate at a low single digit pace, impacted primarily by a decline in Asia and slower activity in the automotive segment
Sandvik releases non-cabin Ranger™ DXR series surface drill rigs: unbeatable productivity in difficult ground conditions
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is expanding its Ranger™ DX series for improved safety in the toughest quarry and construction applications.
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has secured a contract with SUEK (Sibirskaja Ugolnaja Energetitscheskaja Kompanija) for the supply of 12 mechanical cutting machines for various mines located in Siberia, Russia.
Grant supports innovation to cut greenhouse emissions, which the gold miner will do by opening the first underground mine in Canada to replace all diesel mobile equipment with battery electric vehicles.
Order intake improved significantly across all business areas - Sandvik
Swedish Sandvik, which makes metal-cutting tools and mining gear, reported record-high quarterly earnings and orders on Tuesday on the back of a broad rise in demand, with its mining unit a particular stand-out
The RR441 provides excellent bearing life, simplification of the bearing system, improvements in air flow and wear protection in soft rock applications.
The underground LTE is a part of the mine’s technology infrastructure and creates productivity gains and improves process efficiency and effectiveness.
The fully automated underground section of the mine is scheduled for commissioning in late 2018.
Sandvik said on Friday it was buying the French software company from private equity firm Astorg Partners.
Its shares are still up more than 10 percent in 2018, outperforming a flat European industrial sector index.
3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is a process of making three-dimensional solid objects from a digital file and Sandvik wants to use it for scale production.
The new 3-tonne narrow-vein loader (LHD) offers reliability, productivity and increased safety that has not previously been seen in its size class globally.
AutoMineTM Tele-Remote provides an easy way to start exploring the full potential of Sandvik equipment automation while improving productivity, safety and cost efficiency in mining operations.
Measure is part of a broader plan to restore profitability at the division, which saw adjusted operating profit fell by 37% in the second quarter of this year.
Miners have begun spending in equipment again, the Swedish firm's results show.
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology and IBM to develop new data driven productivity and predictive maintenance offerings to the mining and rock excavation industry
A collaboration that will bring Advanced Analytics to the mining and rock excavation Industry
Expected increased in the adoption of alternative energy sources by the country's gold sector to be boosted by recently passed regulations, such as the carbon tax.
The innovation is expected to eliminate all greenhouse gases associated with the movement of ore and waste rock, equal to 5,000 tons of CO2 per year.
The strategic alliance builds on Sandvik’s leadership in mining equipment and MICROMINE’s expertise in underground production operations management.
Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Mining Systems operations, reported in the Sandvik income statement as discontinued operations, to the private equity company CoBe Capital.