Ex-Google engineers improve AI training for autonomous vehicles

Ex-Google engineers improve AI training for autonomous vehicles

Deepen AI's tool can interpret data about environments and moving objects around autonomous vehicles...

Innovation

15 MAY 2019
Robotics in the mining age

Robotics in the mining age

Clearpath adds LiDAR thanks to Velodyne partnership

Innovation

02 MAY 2019
Unmanned vehicle examines Estonian underground mine

Unmanned vehicle examines Estonian underground mine

Enefit brings in robotics company to identify pillar conditions of a closed underground operation

Getting total cover with Hovermap

Getting total cover with Hovermap

Hovermap drone payload now commercially available

Innovation

05 FEBRUARY 2019
Airobotics integrates LiDAR into drones

Airobotics integrates LiDAR into drones

Airobotics has announced the introduction of LiDAR capabilities on its drones

Innovation

31 JANUARY 2019
Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks

Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks

Caterpillar has developed its own light detection and ranging (LiDAR) system

Innovation

11 DECEMBER 2018
Mine drone start-up Emesent scores funding

Mine drone start-up Emesent scores funding

Emesent has raised A$3.5 million in venture capital to commercialise its first product, Hovermap

Investment

06 NOVEMBER 2018
SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology

SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology

SICK has launched the LMS1000 and MRS1000 infrared LiDAR sensors

3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM

3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM

On July 19, 3D Laser Mapping began to merge with its sister company, GeoSLAM

Consumer tech is driving change

Consumer tech is driving change

The scope of technology in the mining industry has increased hugely recently

Innovation

30 MAY 2018
Mine smarter

Mine smarter

Vinesh Lacman on how embracing the IoT can encourage smarter mining practices

Sustainability

16 DECEMBER 2016
NRG launches LiDAR solutions in the US

NRG launches LiDAR solutions in the US

NRG Systems has announced the US launch of its advanced LiDAR solutions

Natural resources

19 OCTOBER 2016