IOT

technology

Leveraging collaboration for technology transformation

With bulk commodity prices continuing to rise from their lows the mining industry is turning to technology to cut costs and improve efficiencies.
smart mining

Smart mining solutions valued at US$22 billion by 2027

A recent report on global smart mining solutions market states that the market shall witness a substantial growth in the duration of 2019 to 2027.
Wits 4IR

Creating a workforce for 4IR

The onset of 4IR in bodes well for the junior mining industry. However, this requires the workforce to have a new skillset.
safety 4ir

Opinion piece: Improving the safety of miners with IoT

South Africa’s mining deaths have reduced considerably over the past several years. In 2016, the industry recorded only 73 fatalities.
digitalization

Executives don’t realise full benefit of digitalization

Where risk management is concerned the majority of companies (92%) believe digital tools will bring value to their operations.
digital india technology

Do you have your technology ticket for Industry 4.0 ?

With each mine site being unique, there is no one-size-fits-all approach. This means hybrid technology is often required to connect various locations.
Accenture

XR-rated VR from Accenture: Future-proofing the mining industry

The use of virtual reality is quite prevalent in various industries. However, Accenture hastaken it a step further with its new Extended Reality (XR).
Fourth Industrial Revolution

Joint ventures in IoT will kick-start ailing industries

Connecting physical objects to the internet and ensuring these can “talk” in the cloud may sound like something best left to science fiction writers.
Fraser Alexander

Digital technologies deliver tailings dam risk management systems

Fraser Alexander is making quick headway in becoming a global partner to the mining industry through smart value add solutions.
digital india technology

TECH NEWS: First “intelligent mine” implemented in India

Thriveni Earthmovers Private operates India's largest energy conglomerate NTPC’s flagship Pakri Barwadih Coal Mining Project Jharkhand, India. Thriveni...

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