EMESRT progresses on key projects including vehicle interaction, tyres & fires management
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EMESRT progresses on key projects including vehicle interaction, tyres & fires management
May 10, 2022

The Earth Moving Equipment Safety Round Table (EMESRT) is the well known global ‘safety by design’ initiative established in 2006 by mining companies to fill the functional performance expectations gap between earth moving equipment users and equipment designers. In its just released 2021 Activity Report, EMESRT provides in-depth updates on its four current industry projects[…]

RPMGlobal releases the latest version of its industry-leading Shift Manager Solution
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RPMGlobal releases the latest version of its industry-leading Shift Manager Solution
April 13, 2022

RPMGlobal has released the latest version of its industry-leading planning and task management software, ShiftManager. ShiftManager is one of RPM’s fastest-growing products and it says this latest release provides a raft of new functions, including ShiftManager Mobile which has been upgraded to take full advantage of the functional and architectural changes within this new release.[…]

Hitachi Construction Machinery and ThoroughTec collaborating to provide world class mining simulators
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Hitachi Construction Machinery and ThoroughTec collaborating to provide world class mining simulators
April 11, 2022

ThoroughTec Simulation says it is collaborating with Hitachi Construction Machinery “to ensure that Hitachi mining equipment owners have access to the world’s most advanced and effective operator training technology.” Through this collaboration, ThoroughTec Simulation utilises confidential Hitachi Construction Machinery technical information as well as specialist operational and engineering expertise, to shape and improve the design,[…]

Epiroc Southern Africa collaborates with safety behavioural programme leader SafeStart International
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Epiroc Southern Africa collaborates with safety behavioural programme leader SafeStart International
March 23, 2022

Epiroc Southern Africa, which includes South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia and Zimbabwe, has joined the list of Epiroc entities around the world in collaborating with SafeStart International, a global organisation that leads the way in human error reduction techniques training, injury reduction up to the average of 50%, and 24/7 safety behaviour ownership by providing[…]

Poland’s mining technology major Famur develops modern technologies and focuses on VR in innovative SIGMA room
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Poland’s mining technology major Famur develops modern technologies and focuses on VR in innovative SIGMA room
February 23, 2022

Following Industry 4.0 trends, Poland’s mining equipment and technology major FAMUR says it is systematically developing training tools using virtual reality, remote diagnostics and field service smart glasses technology to operate equipment for various industry sectors. As part of this activity, it developed and implemented a concept to create an innovative SIGMA (Service in Grid[…]