Technology

Maintaining the flow

Alexandra Lopez-Pacheco

Energy efficiency, reliability and condition monitoring are key components driving improvements in conveyor performance

A new era in shaft sinking

Alexandra Lopez-Pacheco

Tunnelling equipment manufacturer Herrenknecht adapts its technology to sink shafts, supplanting the need to blast, and proving its capabilities in projects located in Saskatchewan and Belarus

Trolley haulers

Tijana Mitrovic

Caterpillar’s trolley assist system increases speed while saving on costs and emissions

Getting the message across

Linda Stuart

Mine age, size and existing infrastructure drive the choices of which communications technology platform to adopt, as do communication goals.

Deep learning

Carolyn Gruske

University of British Columbia researchers build network devoted to solving problems found in deep mining and block caving mining operations

A new era in shaft sinking

Tunnelling equipment manufacturer Herrenknecht adapts its technology to sink shafts, supplanting the need to blast, and proving its capabilities in projects located in Saskatchewan and Belarus

The demands of ventilation

Ventilation on demand technologies are evolving and reducing energy costs and improving production