Partners take up Smart Marker technology

A partnership between Elexon Mining, CSIRO Australia, CSIRO Chile, the Advanced Mining Technology Center of the University of Chile, and Itasca International will use the Australian-developed Smart Marker technology to create a world-first system to measure and monitor slope deformation using wireless in-ground markers, according to Elexon.

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The Smart Marker on display

The system will allow ground movement to be monitored from the mine´s onsite office using data from strategically placed markers.