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CCA and EllisDon partner with uOttawa to advance VR in construction

The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) and EllisDon have formed a new alliance with the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Engineering to spark construction innovation...

Underground connectivity arrives at MacLean Engineering’s R&D facility

MacLean Engineering, in collaboration with Maestro Digital Mine, has integrated the Plexus PowerNet network into its Research and Demonstration Facility in Sudbury, Ontario. Plexus PowerNet...

SafeAI and Obayashi test an autonomous articulated dump truck

SafeAI, a platform for autonomous heavy equipment, has partnered with Japanese construction company Obayashi Corporation to create autonomous construction sites. Beginning in November, SafeAI will...

Komatsu’s Smart Construction Remote keeps managers connected

Komatsu has announced the North American launch of its Smart Construction Remote application, which allows its users to send new design data to machines...

Sandvik make strides in automation & electrification

Sandvik has unveiled its new AutoMine Concept, as well as the world’s first 18 tonne battery loader Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has revealed their...

Volvo’s approach to autonomous solutions

Here’s why quarries and light mining will be the first industries to incorporate Volvo’s autonomous transport systems After developing steadily, step-by-careful-step, for more than 100...

Bobcat’s Features On Demand tech wins 2020 Impact Award

Doosan Bobcat North America’s Features On Demand tech has won the company the Innovation Leader 2020 Impact Award in the Best New Initiative category. Innovation...

MineStar Edge: an operational ecosystem for mining companies

Caterpillar’s new platform, MineStar Edge, is designed to augment the Cat MineStar Solutions suite of technologies and to align with the way many mining...

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Komatsu’s new WA900-8 wheel loader loads more trucks per shift

Komatsu America Corp’s new WA900-8 wheel loader is promising to allow operators to load more trucks per shift, in a more comfortable environment. The 116,400...