IOT key to improving environmental monitoring in the mining industry

IOT key to improving environmental monitoring in the mining industry

A new study into the mining industry’s use of IoT has revealed that it is helping the sector meet environmental regulations and corporate social responsibility policies

The Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to “dramatically reduce the impact of mining operations on the environment” according to new research from Inmarsat (ISAT.L), which found that environmental monitoring is the number one driver of IoT in the sector.

The research from the global mobile satellite company suggests that IoT will enable mining businesses to monitor their assets more accurately and react more quickly to any potential issues, minimising environmental damage.

In May 2017 market […]

Top 5 business risks facing the mining industry in 2018

Top 5 business risks facing the mining industry in 2018

Every year some mining companies begin to divert attention to get a good future, but in the achievement there must be a risks to be faced and will be something positive and negative in the system kerjannya. Ernst & Young has released his research into 10 Business Risks facing mining and metals from 2017 to 2018, in his research there are some concerns that will be risk management that is quite difficult to understand. Of the few risks there is the greatest risk that is in the digital era.

Here are five of the biggest risks:

Digital Effectiveness 

 

Mining companies should focus […]

The Variety of Heavy Equipment

The Variety of Heavy Equipment

Let’s get to know more familiar about heavy equipment that used in some companies.

1. Dump truck

Dump Truck is a tool used to move the quarry material from the quarry location to the project site. The tool is usually used to transport loose material (loose material) in the form of sand, gravel, soil and mineral/coat material in the world of construction and mining.

2. Skid steer loader

Skid steer loader is a load with small rigid body frames and powerful, with lift arm engine that is used to set various tools and other additions. Although sometimes equipped with tracks, but generally skid steer […]