Regarded as one of the largest mining exhibitions in Latin America, EXPOSIBRAM brought together in one place hundreds of entrepreneurs, government representatives, people linked to the mining sector and visitors. The event was held from 9 to 12 September in Belo Horizonte (MG).
“In addition to the U&M booth being a success – showcasing the largest truck at Exposibram and beside that, autonomous – the mood of optimism among all participants was contagious. A good opportunity to get a feel of the market and growth perspectives for the mining sector in the country, which should continue to advance along with political and economic reforms in Brazil, encouraging the entry of new investments, new projects and new opportunities for the company.” said Mauricio Casara U&M Commercial Director
“U&M’s presence at Exposibram 2019 was surrounded by a lot of interest regarding our autonomous mining truck project. Managers and directors of the major mining companies showed great interest in the project and admiration for U&M, reinforcing our reputation for service quality, boldness and innovation in the market. Our booth was always full and compliments were countless, giving us the delicious feeling of recognition for our work. ” said Luiz Felipe U&M Maintenance Director.
After undergoing internal and external audits in recent months, U&M started 2021 certified in ISO 45001: 2018 – Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems – replacing OHSAS 18001. In addition to ISO 45001 certification, our management system also includes ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO 14001: 2015, reinforcing our commitment to high management standards of quality, … Continue reading U&M is ISO 45001 certified
U&M is at the September 2019 edition of Brasil Mineral Magazine, on a technical article, written by our Innovation Director, Gustavo Giarolla, about U&M Autonomous Mining Truck. To access the original article in Portuguese, click the image below.
The first Hitachi EX 5500-6 excavator in the world to be repowered with two 12V4000 MTU engines went into operation in June 2019 at the Sossego mine in Brazil. With great commitment from U&M team (Central, UMYA and UMSS) and support from MTU (Brazil and USA) it was possible to install the engines and connect … Continue reading Pioneer EX 5500-6 repower with MTU engines
U&M is a mining contractor providing open pit mining services and movement of large volumes of soil and rock for the construction industry and, throughout its 45 years, has always sought to employ new technologies in its equipment and processes. Given this and knowing that the technology of autonomous equipment was advancing at … Continue reading U&M Autonomous Mining Truck