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Powering Up: CR is Now Powered by Epiroc

CR, a global provider of productivity solutions to the mining industry, will now operate as CR Powered by Epiroc. The brand evolution comes after the company’s February 2023 acquisition by Epiroc, a Sweden-based innovative mining and construction equipment OEM. CR Powered by Epiroc engineers advanced mining products and digital solutions for surface and underground mines, … Read more

Next-Generation Bucket Solves Underground Miners’ Biggest Headaches

CR Mining has partnered with Coastal Engineering & Belting (CEB) to introduce a best-in-class bucket for LHD loaders. This new bucket has been designed and engineered to reduce cost of maintenance and maintenance-related downtime. Regardless of commodity, all miners share a single goal: to move the most dirt in the least amount of time. Achieving … Read more

Blair Athol Dragline

Supply Chain Excellence

CR Mining has been setting the industry standard for dragline buckets for over 35 years. Our next-generation Hurricane dragline bucket is proven to increase productivity by up to 16% by shortening cycle times, reducing drag energy, and increasing machine availability through robust design. That dragline expertise has now been applied to dragline chain and rigging. … Read more

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Epiroc to Acquire CR

CR is delighted to announce that American Industrial Partners (AIP) have signed a binding agreement to sell CR to Epiroc, subject to final regulatory approvals. With this acquisition, Epiroc is expanding upon its market leading range of essential consumables, products, and digital solutions. “This is a significant milestone event for everyone in the CR business … Read more

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CR’s Pursuit and Roadmap to Go Beyond Zero Harm

CR’s unwavering commitment in our pursuit to go beyond zero harm has driven us to embark on a journey to approach the way safety is done differently within the organization. In August 2022, we commenced our roadmap to change in partnership with Universal Safety Wellness Pty Ltd and set off on a roadshow across Australia. … Read more

Bucket and lip developed at Maules Creek Mine to improve productivity

One Bucket and Lip Combo to Rule Them All

CR is pleased to announce the results of a collaborative development with Jaws of a new bucket, lip, and GET combination for 800 tonne excavators at Maules Creek that has resulted in a 2.6% increase in bucket payload. CR is constantly on the lookout for opportunities to innovate with the world’s best miners and suppliers … Read more

Titan 3330 payload management and stingray cast lips for excavators can help to reduce carbon emissions

Reducing Carbon Emissions Throughout the Mining Value Chain

Sustainability is an increasingly important item on the mining industry’s agenda. But with an ever-increasing demand for minerals and ambitious carbon emissions goals, miners are tasked with moving more dirt while minimizing costs and being more productive than ever. Now is the time for miners to take action to implement methods for decarbonizing, with the … Read more

Thunderbird Drill Optimization Reports

Strayos and CR Digital Announce New Integration for Thunderbird 1110

The two mining technology companies are adding a new integration between CR Digital’s Thunderbird 1110 drill optimization system and the Strayos blast design and optimization tools. This integration will allow mines to leverage the ‘as drilled’ StrataSense measure-while-drilling (MWD) sensor data from Thunderbird 1110 within the Strayos blast design platform to tailor explosives to local … Read more