Founded in 1999, Mobilaris is a fast-growing software company providing real-time situational awareness and advanced decision support solutions to optimize mining and industrial operations all around the world. The business operations are carried out through the subsidiaries Mobilaris Mining & Civil Engineering (MCE) and Mobilaris Industrial Solutions (IND).
Mobilaris MCE was established in 2012 and has grown rapidly since the start, gaining an excellent customer reputation as the digital solutions have successfully improved safety, productivity, traffic flow, and working conditions at mining sites all around the world.
We are now happy to announce that Mobilaris MCE has been fully acquired by Epiroc. Mobilaris MCE and Epiroc have been partners since 2017 and through the acquisition Epiroc goes from a 34% to 100% ownership – a natural step to take the offering of MCE to the next level and support the ongoing digital transformation of the global mining industry.
“Mobilaris MCE has had a fantastic growth journey and now it’s time for the next step. Through the acquisition, the MCE offering can continue to be expanded to new markets and customers.” says Mikael Nyström, CEO of Mobilaris Group.
“We have worked with Epiroc for years, and I’m convinced it is the right partner when moving forward. We share a common culture and values, and a common goal to accelerate the digital transformation of the industry.” says Susanne Kangas Kooy, General Manager & CEO, Mobilaris MCE, now part of Epiroc Technology & Digital division.
As mines are getting deeper and new, more efficient and sustainable, mining methods are required, new technology and innovation is key when moving forward. The Mobilaris Mining Intelligence™ product suite includes a variety of solutions that enables true digitalization of mining operations – for example advanced tools for real-time situational awareness visualized in 3D, effective planning and scheduling (SIC), traffic awareness, analytics and safety. All products are technology-agnostic and made to fit any customer operations, no matter current infrastructure or vendors. The products seamlessly integrate and interoperate with all systems that help maximize customer value, with the aim of being easy to implement and future proof.
”Epiroc has taken the lead in digital transformation of the global mining and construction industry. By combining Mobilaris MCEs’ leading technology and competence with the advantages of Epiroc global presence and wide range of products and services we continue to invest in our 6th Sense digital offering supporting our customers on their digital journey.” says Mikael Ramström, Vice President Digital Business, Epiroc Technology & Digital division.
Mobilaris Group and Mobilaris Industrial Solutions will continue its positive journey as normal without any impact of the acquisition of MCE. Mobilaris group strategy will remain focused on growth and filling the gaps in our customers digitalization journey. The spin-out of Mobilaris MCE to Epiroc is a very good example that the strategic route is well executed.