Sandvik launches iSURE® 8.1 underground rock excavation software

Sandvik launches underground rock excavation software

Sandvik has launched an updated version of iSURE®, its purpose developed excavation process control underground rock excavation software for providing instrumented face drilling rigs with the...

Sandvik launches new SH69 PowerCarbide™ grade developed specifically for DTH drilling

Sandvik introduces PowerCarbide™ SH69

Sandvik’s most powerful rock tool carbide grades – gathered under the name PowerCarbide™ – offer a unique combination of strength, hardness, toughness and wear resistance, and enhance both drilling...

ANSTO new technology

ANSTO new technology to minimise mining footprint

The team at ANSTO, Australia’s knowledge centre for nuclear science and engineering have developed a new, cutting edge technology that may provide new insights into climate change and minimise the...

Aussie device a life-saving game changer

Aussie device a life-saving game-changer

A wearable sensor that detects dehydration is poised to enter mass production in Australia, and its makers say it could save millions of lives around the world each year. The small, stick-on device...

technology assisting workplaces to prevent injuries-min

Technology assisting workplaces to prevent injuries

A new range of connected wearable technologies may be already improving safety across the mining industry. Serious workplace injuries and illnesses cost the Australian economy an estimated $61.8...


Sandvik launches DD212 narrow vein drill rig

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions introduces the new Sandvik DD212, a compact and intelligent single-boom electro-hydraulic drill for tunneling and mining development in narrow vein drifts. This new...