The Importance Of Heavy Equipment Maintenance

The Importance Of Heavy Equipment Maintenance

Optimizing machine output is a constant challenge in heavy machinery. In this article, we explore how good heavy equipment maintenance can keep your machines running at 100% percent. Do you have an optimized process to increase production efficiency? Leaders know that for optimum efficiency, all links in the mining chain need to work flawlessly. Safety […]

How Automation In Mining is Changing The Industry

How Automation In Mining is Changing The Industry

For folk outside the mining industry, “automation”, more often than not, brings to mind a picture of Henry Ford’s assembly line, the word has various forms – controlling factories, vehicles, communications, appliances, and different kinds of systems. But when it comes to mining, the applications of automation in mining are many – from mapping mines, […]

5 Strategies To Minimize Mining Operating Costs

5 Strategies To Minimize Mining Operating Costs

Mining company strategies depend heavily on the current state of the market. When the market is upside, companies develop marginal high-cost, low-productivity mineral deposits, supported by high commodity prices. But when the market is down, companies respond by slashing costs – a natural response to a shifting market cycle.​It is practically impossible to control the […]

5 Strategies To Improve Mine Safety & Productivity

5 Strategies To Improve Mine Safety & Productivity

Mining has always been a very risky and dangerous business. Over the years, science and technology have made mining easier and improved mine safety, but the risks involved can be controlled only when best practices of a safe work environment are implemented and adhered to. However, modern mining techniques and the associated technologies have done […]

Using Short Interval Control To Enhance Mining Operations

Using Short Interval Control To Enhance Mining Operations

Short Interval Control (or SIC) is a framework of structured processes that help you identify and act on opportunities to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of production. SIC has always been in use at conventional and traditional types of businesses such as manufacturing, mining, and others. SIC is also known as a factory-floor process among some […]

4 Reasons To Adopt A Fleet Management System For Underground Mining

4 Reasons To Adopt A Fleet Management System For Underground Mining

Mining is a complex business that involves management of a large fleet of vehicles under environmental, legal and safety considerations. It is important for mining companies to have visibility into the use of every vehicle and the performance of every driver in order to streamline operations, improve safety standards and drive higher process efficiencies. A […]

Infographic – Digital Transformation in The Mining Industry

With profits down the global mining community is looking towards digital innovation to provide a breakthrough. With digitalization, mining companies are hoping for a transformation from traditional business models to a more smarter & profitable mine. Benefits of Digitalization in Mining Increased Productivity Improved Mine Safety Informed Decision Making Improved Failure Anticipation Reduced Environmental Impact […]

Top 5 Innovations in the Mining Industry

Top 5 Innovations in the Mining Industry

Over the past years, sliding productivity and spiralling costs in the mining industry has meant that the impetus for technological change is high. Mining companies remain under exceptional pressure to improve operating efficiencies, enable safer operations and cut costs. The influx of an array of new technologies and digital innovations in the mining industry has […]

Top 4 Challenges Facing The Mining Industry

Top 4 Challenges Facing The Mining Industry

The mining industry is still recalibrating to a set of strong headwinds after the commodity boom peaked in 2011. From volatile market conditions to resource scarcity and environmental mandates, the challenges facing the mining industry has forced miners to re-think the way they operate. In this article, we look at some of the major dilemmas […]

Improve Productivity With Digital Fleet Management System

Mining is a complex business that involves management of a large fleet of vehicles under environmental, legal and safety considerations. It is important for mining companies to have visibility into the use of every vehicle and the performance of every driver in order to streamline operations, improve safety standards and drive higher process efficiencies. The […]