Sandvik Construction provides solutions for construction industries in niches such as quarrying, tunneling, demolition, dimensional stone, recycling and civil engineering.

May 2016

Tunneling excellence focused on your needs

TUNNELING EXCELLENCE

FOCUSED ON YOUR NEEDS

UNDERSTANDING UNDERGROUND

A tunneling project is always a race against time and cost: you have to get the project right, and get it right from the start. This requires extensive knowledge and years of experience in underground construction, but you need also need equipment that works, whenever and wherever needed. This is why we have become the tunneling industries global partner of choice as for decades we've worked on a variety of tunneling projects around the world, creating cutting-edge technology to serve you with the best solutions for your specific application.

SOLUTIONS FOR YOUR EVERY NEED

Our tunneling expertise covers a variety of methods: drill and blast, mechanical cutting and breaking. This means that our comprehensive offering includes tunneling jumbos, roadheaders and cutting attachments, bolters, drilling and cutting tools, hydraulic breakers, loading and hauling equipment, mobile crushers, financing, parts and consumables, training, technical support, and repair and rebuild services. In fact, everything you need to drive your tunnel forward.

DTI SERIES. INTELLIGENT CONTROL

The computer-controlled DTi series of tunneling jumbos have been designed to be fast, accurate and user-friendly, delivering high-quality excavation results at low costs. They are designed for automatic use, but allow the operator to fine-tune the process if required. FOPS-certified, spacious cabins provide outstanding usability and working conditions.

DT SERIES. PROVEN TO DELIVER

Our DT series tunneling jumbos are robust, stable and extremely powerful. They are available in several models, with various levels of instrumentation and a wide range of options. The DT jumbos feature strong, high-precision universal booms and powerful high frequency RD5 series rock drills that deliver superior performance and high consumable life. They come with either hydraulic or electric control system and a FOPS-certified cabin or safety canopy.

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Roadheaders for tunneling: Fear no vibrations. Just cut.

ROADHEADERS FOR TUNNELING: FEAR NO VIBRATIONS. JUST CUT.

Our roadheaders let you focus on the essential: breaking through to the other side with minimum fuss. They are designed to excavate roadways, tunnels and underground chambers continuously without using explosives that can cause harmful vibrations. Powered electro-hydraulically, they emit no fumes, which make them suitable for underground construction projects in urban areas.

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Load and haul equipment

LOAD AND HAUL EQUIPMENT

Our underground loaders and haul trucks are known for high reliability and productivity. They are robust, highly maneuverable and have enormous capacity for their size. In addition, they return a very low cost per ton.

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New geoSURE analysis and visualization system

LATEST DEVELOPMENTS. DELIVERING TUNNELING EXCELLENCE

As the only manufacturer in the business with our own underground R&D center, we aim to be the clear front runner in developing the latest solutions you need. Some of our latest developments include:

  • New geoSURE revolutionary rig-integrated, high precision, online rock mass analysis and visualization system fully integrated to the iSURE® tunneling project management software

With our existing range of equipment, extensive industry experience and knowledge base, you can be sure we will continue to provide you with what you need, when you need it, wherever you operate in the world.

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