Epiroc has won a large order for surface mining equipment from IAMGOLD Corp. in Canada that will optimize safety and productivity through advanced automation. The machines will be used in production at a greenfield gold mine currently under construction. IAMGOLD has ordered several Pit Viper 231 and SmartROC D65 drill rigs for use at Côté Gold in Ontario, Canada, an open pit gold mine that is currently under construction and expected to start production in the second half of 2023. The Pit Vipers will be fully autonomous. The SmartROC D65 rigs are prepared for remote operation. The order is valued at approximately SEK 130 Million and was booked in the third quarter 2021.