Automation: Making mining sexy again

In response to the growing reality that mines across the globe need to improve employee safety while simultaneously compensating for increasingly difficult-to-mine ore-bodies and lower grades, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is focusing intensively on its wide array of automation solutions.

Endress+Hauser looks back on 65 years

From zero to 100 in 65 years. During this time, Endress+Hauser has grown from a two-man operation to a global Group with more than...

Deloitte: Top 10 issues for mining during the next 12 months

As the industry now stands in the middle of what appears to be another bull run for some commodities, the next 10 years will...

Human involvement in mining is here to stay: Support technology critical

In many industries, machines are taking over jobs that humans used to do. Hands-on human involvement in mining is however here to stay and...

How mining companies can run like manufacturers – Part 2

By: Nigel Bailey, Richard Helm, and Grant McCabe from The Boston Consulting Group. The scope of automation Integrated systems can help mining companies coordinate far-flung operations, anticipate and...

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