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Sep 13, 2021


Industry News

Swedish mining supplier acquires Sudbury service company


The first battery-powered Epiroc Boltec unit has arrived in Canada.

Epiroc picks up mining vehicle rebuilders FVT Research

Swedish mining equipment manufacturer Epiroc has acquired Vancouver’s FVT Research, which has a service shop in Sudbury.

Stockholm-headquartered Epiroc announced Sept. 13 it has agreed to acquire the business and assets of FVT, a Vancouver-based mining service company specializing in diesel-to-battery conversion kits and in rebuilding diesel-powered mining machines to battery-electric vehicles.

The value of the acquisition was not disclosed in a news release.

Read the full article from Northern Ontario Business HERE.