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CR Powered by Epiroc Partners with EAA

CR Powered by Epiroc Partners with Engineering Aid Australia

At CR Powered by Epiroc, engineering is the driving force behind our innovative mining solutions. Over 40+ years, our team of engineers has used cutting edge tools like finite element analysis (FEA) and discrete element modeling (DEM), as well as decades of expertise to develop “world-first” products. We know the value of a strong engineering … Read more

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Digital Technology to Help Miners Meet ESG Goals

Governments, investors, and employees are demanding that corporations take action on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues. And the mining industry is no exception. There’s no single solution to these complex challenges, but technology presents significant opportunities to progress closer to ESG goals. Defining ESG Although frequently used as a shorthand for carbon emissions, ESG … Read more

Backhoe and blue circles display GET Loss Detection System

What Makes a Successful GET Loss Detection System?

Prevent ground-engaging tools from jamming crushers and the associated risks and losses Miners have been trying to prevent ground engaging tools (GET) from jamming crushers, and the associated safety risks and productivity loss, for decades. What’s the motivation? Safety, productivity, and maintenance. The safety of workers on site is every miner’s top priority, and GET … Read more

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A Sneak Peek at the Future of Drilling Data

Drilling is the first step in an optimized mine value chain, so it is crucial to get it right. But beyond optimizing the drilling process itself, there’s a whole world of opportunity to use data collected during drilling to impact every step of the downstream mining process. Based on years of in-field experience and hundreds … Read more

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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 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 down time. 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