Mining news stories
Getac and Optalert expand partnership to promote industrial safety
Getac’s ZX70 Android tablets will be used to support Optalert’s Eagle Industrial early-warning drowsiness detection system for use in mining and transportation.
Digital decarbonisation of the mining industry - now or never
With the rise of conscious consumerism and conscious capitalism, mining enterprises are facing pressure to shift to cleaner and more sustainable operations.
Equinix report finds increased tech spend for mining sector
In a new research report, Equinix Australia has found over 90% of mining leaders are increasing their IT investment in the next 12 months.
Appian announces launch of new process mining technology
Set to easily streamline complex processes and also help assist workflow design and automation, the new technology is said to further help businesses address serious workflow bottlenecks faster.
Video technology hard at work saving lives in the resources sector
Much has been said in recent times about the emerging power of video and its increasing ability to help the world see. This is not just prevalent in the security sector but across multiple industries and a wide variety of scenarios.
Bentley Systems' NZ-based software vendor Seequent acquires Minalytix
Bentley Systems has announced its New Zealand based Seequent business unit has acquired Canadian software company Minalytix, developer of MX Deposit.
Seequent adds 3D blast modelling software to portfolio
The geo-tech specialist has partnered with OreControl Blasting Consultants to add OrePro 3D software to its solutions portfolio.
Mining industry looks to technology for longevity
Mining firms around the world – including those in Australia – are looking to technology as the primary force that will have a major impact on their businesses in the next 15 years.
Internet of Things
IBM acquires Oniqua to bolster IoT offering for asset-intensive industries
Oniqua is an MRO inventory operations software provider with an office in Brisbane.
New brand, new name: Aranz Geo says goodbye...
Seequent's chief executive Shaun Maloney says the new brand reflects the company’s evolving purpose and vision for the future.
Internet of Things to reduce impact of mining on the environment
57% of respondents from the mining industry say that the most exciting innovation to come from IoT is environmental monitoring.
From Christchurch to Chile: Kiwi company dominates in export innovation
The Christchurch company has established an expansive global presence, spanning 80 countries, thanks to its revolutionary Leapfrog technology.
Digging a little deeper - the role of network monitoring in mining
Recently mining has been going through a technological shake up.