Chinese robot-staffed coal mine passes inspection

Chinese robot-staffed coal mine passes inspection

"Patrol robots" and auxiliary intelligent equipment are used to reduce the number of workers

Miners ramping up 5G investments: Report

Miners ramping up 5G investments: Report

5G investment is accelerating as the need for automation grows

Communications

19 JULY 2022
LTE and 5G as the lifeblood of mining's digitalisation

LTE and 5G as the lifeblood of mining's digitalisation

Private wireless can handle all mission-critical applications - above and underground

Communications

09 MARCH 2022
Kirkland Lake installs 5G network at Detour

Kirkland Lake installs 5G network at Detour

The technology will allow Kirkland Lake to expand tele-remote drill operations.

Communications

26 JANUARY 2022
Indonesia plans 5G mining trials: Minister

Indonesia plans 5G mining trials: Minister

Only 5G can provide the speeds needed for automation underground, says local telecom

Communications

11 JANUARY 2022
Yahsat and Ericsson to boost mining comms

Yahsat and Ericsson to boost mining comms

The 5G network will increase worker safety and helps lower carbon emissions.

Communications

25 NOVEMBER 2021
Pandemic pressures accelerate 5G adoption

Pandemic pressures accelerate 5G adoption

The pandemic has still been a "trigger" for innovation, says Ericsson

Communications

23 NOVEMBER 2021
5G trials underway in China

5G trials underway in China

Jinneng used 5G for intelligent remote control of roadheaders

Fleet

22 NOVEMBER 2021
MTS and Ericsson to roll out 5G network at Severstal plant

MTS and Ericsson to roll out 5G network at Severstal plant

Parties say mining industry is transforming into high-tech sector

Data

21 OCTOBER 2021
Nokia launches 5G device, routers for mines

Nokia launches 5G device, routers for mines

Smartphone and new routers to help workers and machines

Future of Mining

18 OCTOBER 2021
Telia, Digita and Nokia to build private 5G network at Kittilä

Telia, Digita and Nokia to build private 5G network at Kittilä

Agnico Eagle believes it will be the first 5G network built in an underground mine

Operational Excellence

14 OCTOBER 2021
Ericsson and Mobile TeleSystems launch private network at Russian gold deposit

Ericsson and Mobile TeleSystems launch private network at Russian gold deposit

5G-ready Private network for Polymetal International is Russia's first

Data

28 SEPTEMBER 2021