“We want to make our mining, infrastructure and natural resources industry equipment self-aware and connected even in the harshest and most distant environments all around the world.”
Epiroc is our newest addition to companies offering business opportunities for top industrial startups through Combient Foundry. Epiroc drives digital automation and invites top startups to co-create and scale their technological solutions in areas such as network & connectivity, sensors & predictive maintenance, and drones & site scanning.
Epiroc broadly explores, identifies and tests different technological solutions that can be utilized in a range of equipment, consumables and services with the purpose of increasing customer productivity.
“We see that in near future we have self-aware machines operating at intelligent, connected sites and mines. With us, you have an opportunity to transform mining, infrastructure and natural resource industries at scale,” says Henrik Sundberg, Digitalization & Innovation Team Leader at Epiroc.
Epiroc is the number one global productivity partner that develops and produces innovative equipment, consumables and service for use in surface and underground mining, infrastructure, civil works, well drilling and geotechnical applications. The company had revenue of €3.1B in 2017, it has over 13 000 employees and servers customers in more than 150 countries.
The most interesting areas for Epiroc to co-create in are smart and connected mines, asset health and product identification. The range of applicable technologies to work with is large, and thus first and foremost we want fresh solutions that can be worked and developed together to a global scale.
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