Article - 10 Jul 2019
Sensors are a component of almost every industry as they offer a way of monitoring various processes, the working conditions, whether there is a risk of occupational hazards, or whether any equipment...
Article - 3 Jul 2019
Sensors are an important part of mining operations to ensure potential accidents are minimized. This articles looks at how sensors are used in the mining industry.
Article - 23 Aug 2019
The use of automated precision-engineered technology in mining, from hardware such as drilling-rigs and ventilation systems.
Article - 12 Apr 2019
As well as being used to develop sustainable mining and underground exploration, semiconductors have become a central focus in research into worker safety.
Article - 21 Aug 2018
The confined space within any underground mine can allow for an unsafe accumulation of significant concentrations of both gases and particles, that form as a result of both natural and...
Article - 6 Nov 2017
Over the last year, a joint effort between Barrick Gold Corporation, a Nevada-based gold mining company, and Cisco Systems have incorporated various technologically advanced aspects within the Cortez...
Article - 28 Oct 2016
A mining operation is a combination of multiple activities. The automated control used in many drilling operations, allows an operator to configure and run the equipment remotely.
Article - 5 Jun 2018
In this article, we look at how this new digital age will revolutionize the mining industry.
Article - 12 Oct 2012
Some Geiger counters, especially older designs, require regular calibration to ensure that their readings are accurate.
Article - 10 Sep 2018
Since their introduction into the industry, the use of electronic gas detectors has been traditionally associated with the use of pumps; however, to date, numerous workers continue to discuss the most...