Preparing for the impact of automation

Mining-reliant countries must start thinking about job replacement as automation looks set to move jobs out from underground workings and pits

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Komatsu’s Innovative Autonomous Haulage Vehicle has no cab for an operator

That's the message from International Council of Mining Metals COO Aidan Davy, who said planning had to start so countries reliant on mining jobs didn't lose out as automated processes expanded.