Epiroc begins journey as independent entity: Showcases state-of-the-art mining and drilling tools at trade fair

Showcases state-of-the-art mining and drilling tools at trade fair

Bangalore, December 12, 2017:Epiroc Mining IndiaLimited today commenced its journey as an independent business entity at Excon 2017 -Asia’sbiggest construction equipment and construction technology trade fair currently underway at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre,from December 12-16.

Atlas Copco Group had, in January 2017, announced that thegroup would split into two world-class companies — Atlas Copco and Epiroc. While Atlas Copco wouldcater to industrial customers, Epiroc would focus on mining, infrastructure and natural resources.

Atlas Copco and Epiroc will pursuetwo different business paths but share a common heritage of innovation and commitment for the benefit of all its customers. Epirocwill continue the 144-year-old Atlas Copco legacy ofbeing‘United in Performance and Inspired by Innovation’. The brand identity was launched at Excon 2017 by noted speed painter Vilas Nayak who unveiled a beautiful logo for Epiroc.

At Excon, Epiroc Mining India showcased its Drill Jumbo Boomer L2Dhydraulic and semi-hydraulic machines —AirROC D40sh and AirROC D35sh.The new entity also displayed its range of small to medium to heavy breakers as well astock drilling tools lineincluding Top Hammers, Down the Hole and Rotary Drills.

Epiroc’sSimulator creates a virtual reality environment for drilling while the futuristic Certiq software makes life simpler for operators, providingreports for multiple machines with just a click.

Today,Epiroc is ready to offer mining and civil engineering products with cutting-edge, proactive, automated and digitalised world of technology. The company has state-of-the-art factories at Nashik and Hyderabad, and a world-classengineering centre in Bengaluru. It also has sales and regional offices across the country. Besides, the channel partner network is extremely strong with a committed and enthusiastic team.

About Epiroc

Epiroc is a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries. With cutting-edge technology, Epiroc develops and produces innovative drill rigs, rock excavation and construction equipment, and provides world-class services and consumables. The company was founded in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a passionate workforce supporting and collaborating with customers in more than 150 countries.

For more information please contact:

Shreya Madgulkar- Sarpotdar
Manager – Marketing Communications
+91 20 3985 2266 or +91 95610 79246
Email : shreya.sarpotdar@epiroc.com