Epiroc has acquired Mining Tag S.A., a Chilean company that provides sensor-based solutions that strengthen safety and productivity in mines by making operations smarter. Based in Santiago, Chile, Mining Tag develops and implements sensor-based solutions that allow monitoring, automation and process improvement of mining operations. The solutions are mainly used in underground mining. The company’s solutions include MT OneMine for increased productivity and MT Guardian for improved safety
Mining Tag is active in several countries in Latin America. It has about 120 employees and had revenues in 2020 of about $7 million.
“Intelligent mining solutions are the future,” said Helena Hedblom, Epiroc’s president and CEO. “Together with the innovative team at Mining Tag we will strengthen our smart digitalization offering to customers in Latin America and beyond.”