TECHNOLOGY

How mining robots will ascend from shafts to the stars

Remote, automated, and autonomous operations are shaping mining’s future

Robotic and automation solutions go hand-in-hand Credit: Penguin

Robotic and automation solutions go hand-in-hand Credit: Penguin

The idea of mines run entirely by robots has around for decades - but experts say progress isn't fast enough despite the importance of succesful robotics technolcogy for our increasingly realistic prospects...

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

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