Miners turn to drones in droves

Miners turn to drones in droves

Kespry's Jason Nichols on the value of scaling drones across multi-site mining operations

Industry comment

07 AUGUST 2019
ABB digital system merges mine planning, operation

ABB digital system merges mine planning, operation

ABB's new management platform combines short interval control with closed-loop scheduling

Deswik positions itself for growth

Deswik positions itself for growth

Software house maintains "semi-mature start-up vibe"

Investment

06 JUNE 2019
The future of mining: End-to-end integration

The future of mining: End-to-end integration

Hexagon is helping mining companies adopt a unified digital strategy to improve their decisions

hexagon mining

25 MARCH 2019
Below the Surface: 3 Ways to Close the Gap Between Planning and Operations

Below the Surface: 3 Ways to Close the Gap Between Planning and Operations

Two siloed departments working in a challenging environment with poor communication infrastructure.

hexagon mining

28 FEBRUARY 2019
Flairbase buy strengthens Datamine's short-term planning portfolio

Flairbase buy strengthens Datamine's short-term planning portfolio

Datamine has announced the acquisition of Flairbase

Technology / innovation

11 JANUARY 2019
Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning

Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning

Gold miner Newmont has released details from its strategic mine planning process

Exploration

14 DECEMBER 2018
Maptek further invests in MinLog

Maptek further invests in MinLog

Maptek has announced further investment in MinLog, building on a longstanding partnership

Investment

06 DECEMBER 2018
RPMGlobal updates XECUTE mine planner

RPMGlobal updates XECUTE mine planner

Software company RPMGlobal has released the latest version of its short-term scheduling product

Simulation / Optimisation

20 NOVEMBER 2018

FoM Americas Interview: Proudfoot

MM talks to Jon Wylie, president of Natural Resources at Proudfoot

Events

06 NOVEMBER 2018
ArcelorMittal funds mining research at Canadian university

ArcelorMittal funds mining research at Canadian university

ArcelorMittal has announced a funding programme to support mining R&D at McGill University

Investment

04 OCTOBER 2018
Minemax releases Tempo 3.0.4 with enhanced BZ-based scheduling

Minemax releases Tempo 3.0.4 with enhanced BZ-based scheduling

Tempo version 3.0.4 with an enhanced BZ-based scheduling engine is now available through the MSM

Simulation / Optimisation

10 SEPTEMBER 2018