Ben Pilkington

Ben Pilkington

Feature Writer

B.A. (Hons) English Language and Literature, M.St. English Language and Literature

Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer who is interested in society and technology. He enjoys learning how the latest scientific developments can affect us and imagining what will be possible in the future.

Since completing graduate studies at Oxford University in 2016, Ben has reported on developments in computer software, the UK technology industry, digital rights and privacy, industrial automation, IoT, AI, additive manufacturing, sustainability, and clean technology.

Ben is happiest on a bicycle, loves sleeping in a tent or under the stars, and can’t function properly without coffee.

Articles from Ben

The Geotechnical Challenges of Decommissioning Mines

Tracking Underground Miners More Efficiently with Smart Technology

Using Ceramics in Mining Equipment

New Techniques for Dust Control in Mining Operations

The Significance of Remote Connectivity in Mining Operations

The Electric Revolution: The Importance of Global Mining Electrification

What Impact has COVID-19 had on the Mining Sector?

Driving Change: Moving the Mining Industry Forward with Self-Driving Vehicles

Green Mining: Paving the Way to More Sustainable Metal Extraction

Driving Sustainability Forward in Mining with Electric Vehicles