Innovation at Hecla

Update and Automate

In this issue of Solid Ground, the article explores Hecla’s journey toward implementing automated underground truck haulage on a dedicated drift at their Casa Berardi Mine and the positive results from the change to automation.

Update Successful

In this issue of Solid Ground, the article explores Hecla’s journey toward implementing automated underground truck haulage on a dedicated drift at their Casa Berardi Mine and the positive results from the change to automation.

Mobile Mechanical Vein Miner

This article describes how Hecla overcomes challenging engineering issues at the Lucky Friday Mine because it is one of the deepest mines in the Western Hemisphere.

The Automation Revolution

The reporter delves into Hecla’s strategic decisions around automation at each of its mines and how the company identified what changes would bring the greatest benefit and return on investment.