Innovation at Hecla

Update and Automate

Solid Ground – Sandvik, #2 2018

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. The reporter also interviews a Hecla employee who had no prior experience with mining or automation but now is a remote operator of an autonomous haul truck.

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