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Atlas Copco makes strategic acquisition to expand in low pressure equipment

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Stockholm, Sweden, December 15, 2011: Atlas Copco North America LLC has agreed to acquire Houston Service Industries, Inc., a U.S. manufacturer of low-pressure blowers and vacuum pumps. The company has a strong domestic position in equipment for the wastewater treatment and industrial process sectors, offering sales synergies with Atlas Copco’s existing products in these market segments.

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

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Stockholm, Sweden, December 16, 2011: Atlas Copco AB has agreed to acquire the underground business of GIA Industri AB from Vätterledens Verkstad AB. With the acquisition, Atlas Copco broadens its offering with products including electric mine trucks, utility vehicles and ventilation systems.

Atlas Copco launches new series of extreme duty pedestal boom systems

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Atlas Copco has introduced a unique series of extreme duty pedestal boom systems for secondary rock breaking in mines and open pits.

Atlas Copco launches Boomer M1 L – a new, robust single boom drill rig for low vein mining

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Narrow drifts with low roofs and extensive tramming adds up to a tough environment for miners as well as equipment. The new single-boom drill rig from Atlas Copco can take it in its stride – and provide added comfort for operators.

SmartROC T40 - Updated Silence kit meets demands for quieter drilling

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Drilling noise is a major source of irritation, not only for drill rig operators and others on the worksite but also to people living in the area and passers-by. Now the noise generated by drilling has been reduced to a new low level thanks to Atlas Copco’s latest drill rig silence kit.

Atlas Copco takes SmartROC D65 to the next level

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The SmartROC D65 surface drill rig from Atlas Copco has been upgraded to enable direct communication with the rig’s control system. This includes transferring drill plans to the rig and receiving drilling data log files.

Atlas Copco upgrades FlexiROC T15 R drill rig with unique rollover feed system

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One of the smallest radio controlled drill rigs in the Atlas Copco range has now become one of the most versatile thanks to an innovative rollover feed system.

Atlas Copco named a top global innovator

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Stockholm, Sweden, November 18, 2011: Atlas Copco has been included on a new list of the world’s 100 most innovative companies, compiled by the global information company Thomson Reuters.

Tool Positioning System, operator guidance for zero-fault assembly

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Atlas Copco's latest contribution to raising accuracy and productivity in assembly plants is the TPS - Tool Positioning System.