Looking down for answers

Looking down for answers

Donna Schmidt examines the expanding capabilities of drones in the mining industry

Exploration

07 APRIL 2020
Something in the air

Something in the air

A guide to introducing unmanned aerial vehicles to your mine site

Innovation

24 SEPTEMBER 2019
A view from the air

A view from the air

The use of UAVs and drones in the mining industry is growing at warp speed

Innovation

26 MARCH 2018
Eye in the sky

Eye in the sky

In the mining industry, the applications of UAVs, also commonly known as drones, are very varied

Innovation

29 NOVEMBER 2017
Drone rangers

Drone rangers

Don Weigel talks about Airware's move into the mining industry and its recent collaborations

Interviews

23 JUNE 2017
Airware and senseFly drone collaboration

Airware and senseFly drone collaboration

Airware has signed adistribution agreement with drone producer senseFly

Innovation

26 APRIL 2017
Maptek and senseFly sign agreement

Maptek and senseFly sign agreement

senseFly has signed an agreement with Maptek

Innovation

30 SEPTEMBER 2016
Elevating accuracy

Elevating accuracy

MWH Geo-Surveys opted for a drone from senseFly for a micro-gravity survey of an Omani mine site

Innovation

08 FEBRUARY 2016
senseFly drone network enlists hundreds

senseFly drone network enlists hundreds

Network was created earlier this year to connect drone operators, end users

Innovation

16 SEPTEMBER 2015
Canada gets compliant fixed-wing drone

Canada gets compliant fixed-wing drone

Designation benefits civilian operators, says drone manufacturer

Exploration

24 JULY 2015
MM's Top 10 technologies: 6

MM's Top 10 technologies: 6

MM highlights the ten technologies that have the greatest potential to bring about a step-change in mining...

Exploration

30 APRIL 2015
Aerial perspective

Aerial perspective

The use of UAVs in the mining industry is increasing rapidly

Exploration

30 JANUARY 2015