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- Hastings Deering simplifies repair options
Every component repair has its own unique set of circumstances. That’s why Hastings Deering simplified its repair options to help companies choose the right one for their needs.
- Maximise equipment effectiveness, minimise margin loss
Asset performance management and predictive maintenance solutions offer mines the ideal opportunity to embrace digitalisation for operational improvements.
- The investor mining and tailings safety initiative: What’s next?
In 2019, the industry witnessed the devastating failure of Brazil’s Brumadinho’s tailing dam which took 250 people’s lives. Download this webinar which discusses the investor mining and tailings safety initiative.
- The investor mining and tailings safety initiative: What’s next?
2019 witnessed the devastating failure of Brazil’s Brumadinho’s tailing dam which took 250 people’s lives. Download this free webinar to find out about the Investor Mining and Tailings Safety Initiative.
- Why data modernisation matters and how to get started
For most enterprises, data estates are a patchwork of legacy solutions, multiple line-of-business applications, cloud-hosted systems and partially-integrated data stores. Data modernisation is about turning the massive volumes of data in your business into bottom-line results.
- Outsourced recruitment: A proven approach to ramp up worker headcount
Adaptive Resourcing offers recruitment process outsourcing to companies in mining. It does not have to be a large contractually exhausting, expensive piece of over-complex process and procedure. Adaptive Resourcing offer miners a fast, efficient and inexpensive solution to meet the demands of a rapid increase in headcount.
- Comparing HDPE conveyor guards with traditional steel-made alternative
This whitepaper discusses the pros and cons of switching from steel conveyor guards to those made out of high-density polyethylene (HDPE).
- Operational efficiencies through IoT, digital twins and AI
Today, Artificial Intelligence can proactively define the setpoints for the PLCs and DCS to improve and optimise mining operations. Shift the dial on cost and optimisation, by gaining an understanding on how IoT, Digital Twins and AI is being leveraged by miners.
- 3M™ Speedglas™ Powered Air Upgrade Campaign
Whether you are an existing Speedglas powered air customer or you are considering powered air welding respiratory protection for the first time, this upgrade campaign has something for you! I currently use a Speedglas powered air system The new 3M™ Speedglas™ Heavy-Duty Welding Helmet G5-01 has just been launched and as an existing Adflo powered … Continue reading 3M™ Speedglas™ Powered Air Upgrade Campaign
- How popular is texting?
The StrataConnect MC2 is a communication and tracking device that operates on Strata’s wireless mesh network. It provides two-way communication, personnel location tracking and critical alert and response functions for underground miners.
- Comparing HDPE conveyor guards with traditional steel-made alternatives
This white paper discusses the pros and cons of switching from steel conveyor guards to those made out of High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE).
- Newcrest Case Study Mining firm uses digital IoT and data science to cut downtime, reduce costs
One persistent challenge for Newcrest, which operates gold and copper mines in Australia, has been working to overcome is how to maintain peak production by keeping its ore crushers and other machines running continuously, with no unplanned downtime. One key to achieving that level of production is the crushed ore bin, which sits downstream from … Continue reading Newcrest Case Study Mining firm uses digital IoT and data science to cut downtime, reduce costs
- Surveillance and in-vehicle computing for rugged mining applications
The right controller solution is essential for effective monitoring on mine sites. Power over ethernet-based camera set ups represent an increasingly popular option, offering ruggedness, high performance and flexibility benefits.
- How Inmarsat enables connectivity for major mining company
Inmarsat provided a major mining company with its Resource Exploration Solution, enabling global, high-speed connectivity as a managed service.
- Handling the pressure with Vega’s latest transmitter series
For more than 40 years, VEGA Australia has been developing and producing smart pressure transmitters. VEGA has been at the forefront of transmitter technologies and is the leader in the development and manufacture of innovative solutions in pressure measurement technology. Its latest offering, the VEGABAR 80 series pressure transmitters can measure gauge with absolute and … Continue reading Handling the pressure with Vega’s latest transmitter series
- Surface protection – reducing costs, increasing throughput
In a challenging global mining economy, REMA TIP TOP’s Surface Protection solutions maximise plant productivity, reducing maintenance costs and extending the life cycles of critical equipment and assets.
- HDPE eclipses steel
High-density polyethylene (HDPE) is a thermoplastic polymer produced from monomer ethylene. Conveyor guards made out of HDPE are revolutionising the bulk handling industry, especially in the mining sector, because traditional steel mesh conveyor guards cannot match their superior safety, convenience and lower maintenance cost benefits. The future looks bright for this safer, lighter, more environmentally … Continue reading HDPE eclipses steel
- Lokset Advance – Improving resin bolting
Modern high productivity mining is striving for almost uninterrupted and cost-effective production. Resin bolting has become widely adopted in underground coal and metalliferous mining globally, providing high capacity ground reinforcement. The development of Lokset Advance is the next step in the evolution of resin bolting. It allows for an increased shelf life of 12 months, … Continue reading Lokset Advance – Improving resin bolting
- XXL SHEDS: Excellence through innovation, not imitation
XXL SHEDS have secured an innovation patent on its SMRT hybrid design portal frame system, which ensures that XXL SHEDS can reduce the costs of larger building without compromising engineering integrity when designing and constructing larger buildings.
- Achieving alignment on project progress and spend through earned value management
The concept of earned value management (EVM) gets owners and contractors aligned on the relationship between a capital project’s cost and its progress. Read this article which explores how digital solutions support EVM to offer profound insights into project performance.