MoU signed to adopt Cat Command for hauling and Autonomous Haulage System tech at Rhyolite Ridge.
The simulators will integrate Caterpillar machine data and operating characteristics.
Project aims to produce 300,000 t/yr copper equivalent in the first 10 years of operation.
The group aims to introduce greenhouse gas emission-free surface mining vehicles by 2040.
The equipment and services during the first five years are valued at roughly US$100 million.
Weir expects demand for mining technologies to grow with demand for renewables.
Mines looking beyond the conventional to choices that not only offer power but increased efficiency....
Fully electric switchyard locomotive is a first for Brazil's mining industry.
Company has implemented semi-autonomous tractors at active mine
Part of a system to help keep workers away from live equipment in up to 90% of maintenance tasks.
Automation progress in the load and haul space and those new horizons still to come
Autonomous technology can enable mines achieve their goals in cost, productivity and safety