Managing tyres in a digital world

Tony Cutler examines how digital technology is influencing mine tyre management

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Tyre technicians at work in Canada. Source: Kal Tire

Much has changed in the mining industry over the past 15 years, from a period of low commodity prices at the turn of the millennium, through the China-led boom circa 2003 to late 2011 (intersected by