Sandvik has added Latin America Deswik reseller MCB Services and Minerals to its digital mining technologies division, buying 70% of the Brazil firm for an undisclosed sum.
Major 2022 Sandvik mining software acquisition Deswik acquired 30% of MCB in 2019. The latter has been selling and supporting its software in Brazil, Chile, Peru, Argentina and Mexico since 2012.
It reportedly generated sales of about US$5 million last year.
Sandvik said the acquisition was earnings accretive.