On cloud nine

Ailbhe Goodbody spoke to Thor Kallestad, chairman and CEO of DataCloud, about its real-time, high-resolution rock mass intelligence and how the company has increased its focus on the mining industry

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Rhino blasthole data, and the distribution of iron ore within a pattern, as visualised in MinePortal. Waste rock has been removed from the image. Real-time, high-resolution subsurface imaging such as this is simply not possible with legacy measurement while drilling (MWD) techniques

Could you tell me about DataCloud's solutions for the mining industry?

We are a 2-3 year old start-up and our background is in oil and gas.