GroundHog v7 updates on Intelligent Dispatch and Grade Control

GroundHog V7 boosts Mining with Intelligent Dispatch and Grade Control

About Version 7.0 : GroundHog Apps, the leading global provider of connected mine software, today released Version 7.0 of its flagship Short Interval Control and Fleet Management System. Using GroundHog’s bleeding-edge technologies, mines can increase automation, coordination and synchronization to increase tons mined, reduce costs. Also, meet the industry’s vision of streamlined port-to-pit operations. With […]

How Machine Learning transforming the mining industry

Machine Learning in Mining

Over the past few years, Machine Learning in Mining was billed as a magic wand that could make all the problems at the mine and the mill magically disappear. Fast forward to 2019, Machine Learning has now evolved from a set of abstract ideas and hypothetical applications that can be applied at both the mine […]

Setting Expectations for Digital Transformation ROI

Setting Expectations for Digital Transformation ROI

Everyone knows you need to set clear goals. You must have realistic expectations for ROI before and a major investment of time or money. Oftentimes a digital transformation, depending on scale, can be a large investment of both. That’s why it’s critical to understand the metrics you can expect to see changes in. Tonnes to […]

The Single Biggest Hurdle to Increasing Production Through Digitization

The Single Biggest Hurdle to Increasing Production Through Digitization

“We’ve always done things this way.” Anyone that’s ever tried to introduce digitization in mines or similar industries has almost certainly heard this phrase. The problem is the way things have always done simply isn’t good enough anymore. Not only is the industry becoming increasingly competitive, just because your mine isn’t moving forward doesn’t mean […]

5 Recommendations for Successful Digital Transformation in Mining

5 Recommendations for Successful Digital Transformation in Mining

According to a report by the World Economic Forum, digitalization in the mining industry has the potential to deliver exceptional shareholder, customer and environmental value. This value is estimated to be over $425 billion in the next 10 years (to 2025). As mining companies will need to operate in an ecosystem of providers and partners, […]