Metals & Mining
The technologies transforming mining
Digital transformation is having a big impact on the mining sector. Companies are shifting their strategies and adopting new operating models to include new technologies such as autonomous vehicles and complex machine learning models. A combination of market volatility, changing demand, ecological pressures, and shrinking margins have accelerated their need to drive efficiencies, become more sustainable, and increase the asset lifecycle. It is critical for industry participants to understand the transformation - it’s associated opportunities and risks.
Discover technological innovations that advance and optimise the exploration of economically viable mines. Whether it’s magnetic drones, or autonomous drills, these breakthrough technologies improve the efficiency and cost of the exploration process.
Engineering & Planning
Recent advancements in technology have changed the way large scale mining projects are planned and constructed. From data-driven project management tools to AI powered logistics planning, companies are not only making significant cost savings, but also completing projects earlier than before.
Improving efficiency and raising safety standards are central to optimising the extraction of resources. Innovative technology, such as autonomous mining equipment, is making extraction safer, more predictable and highly efficient.
New technologies are driving innovation throughout the beneficiation process. From gamma wave analysis to smart tagging ore batches, smart technology is powering efficiencies at every stage of the refining process.
Breakthrough technology is not only vital to mining processes but also to the corporate functions that underpin them. Project management, collaboration and development can all be better mastered with these tech innovations.
Working Conditions & Environment
An efficient mining operation is one where workers are safe and informed, and the working environment is healthy and productive. See the new technologies driving up standards and improving performance.