News, insights and analysis on Maclean Engineering’s production and development of battery electric vehicles for mining applications.
Vehicle orders bring Glencore’s all-electric Onaping Depth mine a step closer to fruition
Battery-electric vehicle orders from a trio of suppliers, including two Canadian manufacturers, are now in place at Glencore’s revolutionary Onaping Depth mine in Sudbury. Without BEVs, the mine would not exist. With them, Glencore can access deep stores of high-grade nickel ore until 2035
Mining, memories and modernization: Almost a century later, underground mining in Malartic, Quebec is set to go electric
MacLean Engineering’s founder grew up playing in the oil-stained gravel of the Malartic mining camp Partnership’s Odyssey gold mine in the 1940s. In 2022, his son and the company’s president will shepherd the site into the new chapter of its life: zero-emission, battery electric mining.