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Mine development company discovers Boltec’s speed and dependability

...installed by a single Atlas Copco Boltec MC bolter with screen handling arm. A lot faster Steve Mathews is SMD’s Exodus project manager. Mathews said he discovered one day that...
13 Feb - 2012
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FINE BOLTING IN FINLAND with the new Boltec EC

...high precision and productivity. Now the mine has received a further boost through its latest acquisition, the Boltec EC EH-DH drill rig. This new bolting rig, which arrived on site...
20 Dec - 2012
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E-Force Set for Take-Off With New Boltec, Simba and Boomer Rigs

...unit, Boltec EC EH-DH, is both electrically and diesel powered. E-force in action: Boltec EC   New E-versions With the launch of E-force, new rig versions have also been added...
11 Apr - 2012

Advanced automated bolting at Kiruna

...As part of LKAB’s comprehensive mine reinforcement programme at the Kiruna mine, a fleet of Atlas Copco Boltec bolting rigs is making rapid progress. The rigs, which install Swellex...
23 Apr - 2010
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Atlas Copco launches compact rock bolting rig

...due to the short dead length on the feed and the low cabin height,” explains Paul A O’Neill, Product Manager at Atlas Copco. “The Boltec S has a dead length...
28 May - 2013
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BACK TO WORK with the help of RigScan technology

...Maintenance Superintendent, puts it: “You can’t bid for jobs with equipment you don’t have.” Unknown factors Two of the company’s Atlas Copco Boltec rock bolting rigs are a case in...
29 Dec - 2015
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Tunnelling for a better life

...drill rigs and Boltec bolting rigs to rapidly drill and support the advancing tunnel. Also at work on the site are two fully automatic Unigrout mobile grouting plants, capable of...
15 Mar - 2009
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Mexican Milestone

Besides being one of the world’s biggest silver producers, Peñoles is also a leading supplier of gold, lead and zinc in Latin America with eight mining operations to...
6 May - 2008
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The zinc king of Rajasthan

...can be attributed to the productivity and efficiency of the extensive Atlas Copco fleet including drill rigs Boomer 282, Simba H1354, Boltec 235H, LHD Scooptram ST1030 as well as Minetruck...
22 May - 2015
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Complete solution for Europe’s largest gold mine

...Above ground, ROC L8 rigs using Secoroc hammers and bits are producing excellent results in challenging overburden. Below ground, Boomer and Boltec rigs are driving and securing development drifts along...
27 Aug - 2010
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The transformation of a giant

...drifts for access and transport, all of which are on a huge scale. Using its fleet of two Boomer XE3 C, one Boomer E2 C and two Boltec LC bolting...
16 Dec - 2015
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Quality assurance in rockbolting

The use of rock bolts in modern mining and tunnelling operations makes a crucial contribution to underground safety. But ensuring that each bolt has been correctly installed increases...
15 Mar - 2009
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Safety First

Kiruna, the huge underground iron ore mine owned by Sweden’s LKAB, is in the process of moving to the next phase of its rock reinforcement programme. The Kirunavaara...
4 Dec - 2000
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The golden hammers of La Herradura

...D face drilling rigs, one Atlas Copco Boltec rock bolting rig and three Atlas Copco Scooptram ST1030 underground. The mine also has an Atlas Copco Robbins 73RH raiseboring machine....
7 Jan - 2013
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All eyes on Jinping

...Boltec LD rigs are used to install rock bolts every 1.2 m along the tunnel. Additional security for roofs and walls is provided by shotcrete over wire mesh. Once the...
19 Dec - 2012
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Efficiency as strong as iron

...its sublevel caving needs. This includes Simba and Boomer production drilling rigs as well as a Boltec rock bolter. But it was the introduction of the Simba M4 C long...
9 Jan - 2014
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Genuine Parts and Service – The recipe for success

...as well as the new Boltec S, the latest rig for rock reinforcement. Clearly, these services not only keep the machines up and running at Sasa, they also lower the...
9 Jan - 2014
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Mining Record for Yunnantin

...The underground Song Mine tin operation in Yunnan province, southwest China, has a large fleet of Atlas Copco mining equipment including Boomer face drilling rigs, Boltec bolters, Scooptram loaders...
9 Jan - 2014
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Work smarter, improve continuously, enhance skills… TARA MINES’ ROADMAP FOR SUCCESS

...simulator perfectly replicates a mine and the Boomer, Simba and Boltec rigs while offering a variety of scenarios that increase in complexity, from safety and start-up procedures to advanced performance....
10 Dec - 2015
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Technically Speaking – High Precision Tunnelling

...drilling conditions. At the heart of the system is the Rig Control System (RCS) which controls the drilling parameters to deliver improved accuracy, speed and increased drill steel economy....
23 Apr - 2010
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