Monthly Archives: November 2006

Looking good in Canada

Atlas Copco’s new LHD underground vehicle, Scooptram ST14, is getting encouraging reviews during rigorous trials in North America.

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Pioneering precision at Garpenberg

The discovery of further orebodies at New Boliden’s Garpenberg mine that can be mined using long-hole methods instead of cut-and-fill is good news for the company. The switch in methods opens the door to higher productivity and improved profitability.

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