"Patrol robots" and auxiliary intelligent equipment are used to reduce the number of workers
5G investment is accelerating as the need for automation grows
Private wireless can handle all mission-critical applications - above and underground
The technology will allow Kirkland Lake to expand tele-remote drill operations.
Only 5G can provide the speeds needed for automation underground, says local telecom
The 5G network will increase worker safety and helps lower carbon emissions.
The pandemic has still been a "trigger" for innovation, says Ericsson
Jinneng used 5G for intelligent remote control of roadheaders
Parties say mining industry is transforming into high-tech sector
Smartphone and new routers to help workers and machines
Agnico Eagle believes it will be the first 5G network built in an underground mine
5G-ready Private network for Polymetal International is Russia's first