Rio Tinto will work with Caterpillar and Komatsu to expand its fleet of autonomous haul trucks in the Pilbara by more than 50 per cent in 2019.
The equipment manufacturer believes its ‘fix it first time’ approach ensures that machine issues are identified, addressed and resolved in the shortest possible time, and on the first visit.
The global mining automation market is expected to grow in value by almost 50 per cent by 2023, according to a report.
Komatsu has launched a project management technology that will benefit the construction phase of mining and enhance the growing use of drones in the industry.
Six Komatsu Australia in-house pilots have recently received their ‘wings’ as certified drone operators, allowing for the ability to provide total site solution, site surveying services that are an improvement on ground-based alternatives.
Improving how technology solutions are integrated will be critical for mining to effectively transform into a digital industry, according to RPMGlobal chief executive officer Richard Mathews.
Komatsu has established a new Australian management team focused on market innovation.
Komatsu has launched a project management technology it says will add significant benefits to the construction phase of mining.
National Plant & Equipment will soon welcome 12 new Komatsu 830E electric drive haul trucks to Australia.
Joy Global has officially been relaunched as Komatsu Mining Corp.
Japanese based machinery manufacturer Komatsu has completed its acquisition of Joy Global, expanding its global mining services business.
Komatsu’s Australian subsidiary has acquired MineWare, a mining equipment solutions provider based in Queensland.
The smart mining market is on track for substantial growth in the coming years, a new report by Transparency Market Research has found.
Komatsu Australia has signed a three-year freight forwarding contract with DB Schenker to import equipment into Australia from Germany, Belgium, Indonesia, Norway, and the US.
Komatsu Australia has expanded its dozer range with the release of three new machines featuring the intelligent Machine Control (iMC) system.
Komatsu Australia’s new intelligent machine control (iMC) excavator features a factory-integrated 3D GNSS machine control and guidance system.
Komatsu has unveiled its completely cabless, next gen autonomous truck at MINExpo.
Joy Global has released their third quarter results for this year, signalling a plummet in sales compared to 2015.
Komatsu has appointed Dan Funcannon as the new head of large mining trucks globally.
Komatsu Australia has released the 980E-4 electric drive haul truck.