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Boart Longyear Rock Drill Passes the Test

37 DB 150While many underground mines are looking to avoid handheld rock drills for the safety of the miners, there are still many mines in North America where jackleg drilling is a must.

 

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Sandvik Drill-Safety Standards Apply Globally

43 Sandvik 150Sandvik continues to develop drill rigs with safety in mind. Driven by the EN 16228 safety standard in England, the drill rigs also bring a special emphasis on safety to the global aggregates and mining industries.

 

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Sandvik Offers Radio Remote-Controlled Drill Rig

32 SandvikDino 150Engineered from its conception to combine all the best features in one unit – drilling performance with high hole quality, easy maintenance and excellent maneuverability, as well as attractive exterior – Sandvik Construction’s new Dino DC400Ri is ready to take the lead in surface drilling excellence.

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Quarryman 3D Laser Scanner System for Profiling

34 Quarryman1 150The new Renishaw Quarryman Pro 3D laser scanner system uses innovative technology to help optimize blasting and increase the profitability of quarrying operations, according to the company.

 

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Atlas Copco’s SmartROC T45 Features Site-Navigation System

32 SmartROC 150Quarry and mine drillers now have the advantages of total-site positioning available as standard features in a top-hammer drill rig for line drilling and blastholes up to 5 in. in diameter. Atlas Copco’s fuel-efficient SmartROC T45 comes with its own site-navigation system. Any drilling company that uses computerized features based on the Global Navigation Satellite System can see a benefit.

 

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