15 November 2018
Swedish firm Epiroc has unveiled its second generation of battery-operated machines that promote sustainability in the mining industry.
12 November 2018
US equipment and machinery maker Caterpillar has unveiled two new mining trucks to expand its truck portfolio in the mining industry.
8 November 2018
Mining services provider Thiess has received a contract to install autonomous haulage system (AHS) technology at Fortescue Metals Group’s Christmas Creek iron ore operations in the Pilbara region of Western...
21 September 2018
British autonomous vehicle software company Oxbotica has secured a £14m ($18.5m) investment in a funding round led by IP Group to expand its activities in Europe, Asia and the US...
13 September 2018
South Africa-based information technology firm Altron’s subsidiary Netstar has developed new technology to help reduce the potential for accidents involving fleets of mining vehicles.
24 July 2018
Mining equipment manufacturer Caterpillar has signed an agreement to partner with US-based gold producer Newmont Mining on validating and improving underground hard rock mining vehicle automation technology.
16 July 2018
Rio Tinto has achieved a milestone following the first delivery of iron ore through an autonomous train in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
20 June 2018
Autonomous Solutions (ASI Mining) has commenced work on the automation of a fleet of haul trucks at Barrick Gold’s Arturo joint venture operation in Nevada, US.
29 May 2018
Swedish mining company Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced the TH545i underground mining truck, which offers greater carrying capacity and more sophisticated artificial intelligence than its predecessor.
12 April 2018
Fortescue Metals Group has introduced the first trucks from its autonomous haul fleet fitted with autonomous haulage technology (AHS) into operation at Christmas Creek in Australia's Pilbara region.