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3D Laser Mapping Offers Rockfall Analysis

46 Rockfall 1503D Laser Mapping released its laser-based geotechnical monitoring system, SiteMonitor4D, in 2004. Designed to monitor and quantify changes to the rock face, SiteMonitor4D automatically alerts mine safety managers via email or SMS when issues arise.

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Wolf Rock Drills Offers Hydraulic Crawler Drill

46 Wolf 150At this year’s IEEE Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique in Las Vegas, Brazil-based Wolf Rock Drills showed its product line including the Fox 8-20. The hydraulic crawler drill, which the company said is an excellent option for rock drilling, is applicable to quarries, open pit mining and drilling service contractors.

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Cat Track Drill Offers Enhanced Productivity

48 CAT 150The new Cat MD5075C Track Drill is designed for best-in-class productivity, durability and low total cost of ownership, according to the company.

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Atlas Copco Offers Two Drill Rigs

68 FlexiROC 150Drillers looking for more versatility from a drill rig will appreciate the features that earn the compact, radio remote-controlled Atlas Copco FlexiROC T20 its ranking as best in class, the company said. The rig’s upgrades come in response to input from drillers.

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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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