Press: Atlas Copco Included in Forbes’ Top 100 World’s Most Innovative Companies List for Third Consecutive Year

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Atlas Copco is listed among the world’s 100 most innovative companies by Forbes magazine for the third year in a row. Forbes named Atlas Copco number 94 among its top 100 most innovative companies, based on the company’s market capitalization when compared to anticipated cash flows. According to the magazine, this…

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Atlas Copco to acquire MEYCO, broadens offering for tunneling and mining

Stockholm, Sweden, December 21, 2012: Atlas Copco (Schweiz) AG has agreed to acquire the Switzerland-based MEYCO Equipment business from BASF Construction Chemicals Europe AG. The acquisition broadens Atlas Copco’s offering with mobile equipment for applying sprayed concrete (shotcreting) in underground operations. MEYCO, with offices and an assembly facility in Winterthur, Switzerland, has about 40 employees…

Atlas Copco’s Master Driller Program comes to the U.S. after proven success in other countries

September 12, 2012 – COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Atlas Copco’s Master Driller Program, created to speed up training of drill rig operators during an industry-wide shortage of skilled drillers, is now available in the U.S. after demonstrating success in other countries. The program is based on progressive instruction in a classroom that includes simulated drilling…

Reaching the top with experienced partners

Pomgrad company, one of the oldest construction companies in Croatia, was founded in 1947 and specialized from its beginnings in marine construction. In 2011 the company got a job in the most attractive location in Split, Croatia, working on the West coast project. The investor plans on constructing 150m of public benches in the pedestrian…

Atlas Copco launches new multi-purpose drilling rig for tunneling and mining

March 23, 2012 – Commerce City, CO – Underground mine and tunnel expansion projects will hit production targets sooner, with Atlas Copco’s Boomer E1 C-DH face drilling rig. The single-boom, diesel-hydraulic multipurpose unit is specifically designed for mines or construction sites lacking water and electrical infrastructure. The Boomer E1 C-DH comes with dual onboard 118 gallon water tanks and…

New Hydraulic Breaker HB 4100 from Atlas Copco

“ Both in terms of performance and efficiency, the improvement in comparison to the predecessor model is considerable ”, explains Gordon Hambach, Product Line Manager for Hydraulic Breakers, “ here we were able to achieve increases in the double-digit percentage range .” Reduced weight and better performance of a hydraulic breaker means that similar results can be achieved with…