Yearly Archives: 2015

Promote Responsible Mining Operations With Strong Technology

Responsible mining operations foster collaboration between a number of groups that focus on the environmental and social impact of the operations.  Responsible operations take into account the impact on the local community, biodiversity, energy and climate change, and waste management. When handled well, this collaboration can lead to success for both the mining business and…
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Keep Tabs On Complex Mining Operations With ERP

Mining projects are often long in duration and involve many partnerships with vendors, experts, and the support of the community.  From exploration to assessment to construction, mining operations become increasingly complex and expensive.  Close attention to financial activities, suppliers and inventory, and other critical data is necessary to control costs and maximize the probability of…
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Get Closer To The Mining Data You Need To Make Prudent Business Decisions

Mining projects begin with a detailed exploration of an area of interest and geological data is collected and evaluated.  Data can be used to determine the potential financial benefit of the project as well as how to proceed with mining operations.  The Mount Polley breach is an example of how data could be misinterpreted or,…
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You Can’t Control Costs When Your Data Is Buried

Successful mining operations need quick access to key data in order to make smart decisions.  Key performance indicators (KPIs) are commonly used to monitor and measure operations so that mining companies can respond quickly to problems or areas of need.  You can’t find data quickly when it’s buried in spreadsheets or lost in specialty software. …
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