Dear reader,
You may have noticed that we’ve changed domains from Minestories to Solid Ground online, a name that more inclusively reflects our broad range of solutions for the mining and rock excavation industries. Rest assured, you’ll still be able to read and watch the ground-breaking content you’ve come to expect. Thanks for visiting.

About Solid Ground Online

From Australia to Zambia and underground mining to tunneling, Solid Ground online is the visual storytelling portal that serves to inform and inspire the global mining and rock excavation industries forward. Featuring captivating case stories and articles covering modern-day innovations and in-depth profiles, Solid Ground online promises to provide readers with compelling content all year round.

 

Categories

If you’d like to find an article or video about a specific topic, use any of the following filters to help narrow your search:
Stories: Read about captivating cases and productive products from around the world and a variety of applications.

People: Check out what industry insiders, academics and a variety of others have to share about the world of mining and rock excavation.

Video: Watch films meant to instruct and inspire about the challenges faced and Sandvik solutions provided for its customers around the world.

The Big Picture: Dazzling images from the past, present and future of rock excavation await.

News: Here you can find information on what’s happening in the industry.

 

 

Contact us

We welcome your feedback. Email us your questions, comments or story ideas.

 

Cookie use

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Intellectual property

The copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material and content on this site, including photographs, graphical images and the organisation and layout of the site, is owned by Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. No part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, without our prior permission.

 

Solid Ground magazine

Solid Ground is a business and technology magazine from Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. With two issues per year, Solid Ground offers insights into the modern world of mining and rock excavation, featuring interesting case stories, forward-thinking articles and product profiles from Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. The magazine is distributed to Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology customers and employees, and while Solid Ground complements Solid Ground online, and vice versa, there is an extraordinary amount of content that is created exclusively for the website. Download archived copies here.

 

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology website

Check out the Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology website by clicking on the logo wherever you see it and explore our cutting-edge solutions you need to succeed. Our equipment and services help our customers in every corner of the world mine safely and with increased productivity.