Month: Sep 2021

Imagine a fiber optic cable that can sense it’s about to be dug up and send a warning

Imagine an optic fiber that can sense the presence of a nearby jackhammer and warn its owner that it is in danger of being dug up, just in time to tell diggers not to sink another shaft. Next, imagine that an entire city’s installed base of fiber could be turned into sensors that will make …

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“World first” mining simulator technology launched

The PRO5 has been unveiled for the first time publicly at MINExpo, along with the announcement of its new innovations. Equipped with a professional grade visual system, the PRO5 is the first mining simulator to combine stereoscopic 3D, a one-piece curved display, photo-realistic graphics and RealView™ head tracking technology. The PRO5 delivers realism at a …

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International Mining Safety Hub launched

The International Mining Safety Hub (IMS Hub) is now live. Founding partners Anglo American, AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony Gold, Impala Platinum, Sibanye-Stillwater, Teck Resources and the Minerals Council South Africa have come together to achieve the common goal of reducing fatalities and serious incidents in mining. The IMS Hub, powered by Jincom – a global visual …

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