Atlas Copco Wins Repeat Mining Equipment Order in India

  Atlas Copco Wins Repeat Mining Equipment Order in India

Business Wire

STOCKHOLM -- July 25, 2013

Atlas Copco (STO:ATCOA)(STO:ATCOB) has won a repeat order for underground
mining equipment valued at about MEUR 7 (MSEK 60) from Hindustan Zinc to be
used in the Zawar and Kayad mines in northwestern India.

The equipment, which includes face drilling rigs as well as loading and
hauling machines, will be delivered in 2013. The order was booked in the third
quarter.

Hindustan Zinc, a company of Vedanta Resources PLC that produces zinc, lead
and silver, has been investing in modern equipment to boost productivity from
existing and new mines, with a continued focus on environmentally-friendly
technology. “We share a valuable partnership with Vedanta, and this repeat
order underlines our strong focus on customer satisfaction and ability to
deliver products and solutions that boost customer productivity,” said Bob
Fassl, Business Area President, Atlas Copco Mining and Rock Excavation
Technique.

On May 21, 2013, Atlas Copco announced it had won a mining equipment order
from Hindustan Zinc for use in the Rampura Agucha mine.

Atlas Copco is an industrial group with world-leading positions in
compressors, expanders and air treatment systems, construction and mining
equipment, power tools and assembly systems. With innovative products and
services, Atlas Copco delivers solutions for sustainable productivity. The
company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global
reach spanning more than 170 countries. In 2012, Atlas Copco had 39 800
employees and revenues of BSEK90.5 (BEUR 10.5). Learn more at
www.atlascopco.com.

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