New Cat® Command for Excavating provides remote-control operation for select Cat excavators. Removing the operator from the machine in potentially hazardous operating environments, Command for Excavating Continue reading “Caterpillar expands CAT® Command with Excavator Remote-Control operation”
How advanced technologies are lowering the safety risks for loader operators and site workers
In 2019, before the coronavirus, European sales of wheeled loaders with buckets over 1.0m3 hit a record high, according to specialist market research and forecasting company, Off-Highway Research (OHR). Continue reading “Wheeled loaders: Staying safe around industry giants”
In recent years, self-driving mining vehicles have attracted a lot of discussion and some opposition from those who think there are safety concerns.
However, Sandvik has had automated loaders and trucks working in mines for over 20 years — with zero accidents involving people.
To prove its capabilities, Sandvik Continue reading “Sandvik automated LHD proves its precision and safety in a glass labyrinth”