Sandvik

About Sandvik

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering Group with about 40,000 employees based in 160 countries around the globe, each with a...

Walking the journey of automation in southern Africa

Automation is already seen by many mines as an essential element of their future productivity and commercial sustainability.

Sandvik’s top hammer XL breaks new ground

The Top Hammer XL, released by Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions, is a drilling innovation that challenges traditional (DTH0) drilling.

Sandvik and Kwatani: game-changer for vibrating equipment industry

Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions and Kwatani have signed an agreement for the Sandvik Group to acquire South African OEM Kwatani.

Drilling automation holds promise for Africa’s quarries

“Safety, efficiency and productivity are the main focus areas of our iSeries range of intelligent drill rigs, that reduce operating costs."

Getting the right tools for mining to go digital

"The astute application of digital tools is the key to continuously improving efficiencies on underground mines." Niel McCoy

TECH NEWS: Sandvik loses CEO to ABB

ABB has appointed Björn Rosengren as CEO, and will join the company from 1 February 2020. He brings with him a track record that will enable ABB to realise the next stage of its transformation.

Mines & vehicle OEMs join forces to develop cleaner, safer vehicles

The International Council on Mining and Metals, or ICMM, together with leading suppliers have announced an ambitious plan to make mining vehicles cleaner and safer.
Torque Africa

Breaking new records: Deepest rotary percussion hole drilled

Using diamond-impregnated bits and a standard rotary percussion rig, deep drilling company Torque Africa Exploration recently drilled their way into the record books with...
NEW FLSmidth Sandvik

FLSmidth concludes new acquisition

FLSmidth’s acquisition of the Sandvik Mining Systems projects business has been finalised following the completed transfer of assets in South Africa. The acquisition includes continuous...

Sandvik Zambia support centre growing

Sandvik’s new support facilities in Zambia are enabling faster and more efficient turnaround times for the maintenance and repair of mining fleets throughout the...

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