Mines of the future to rely heavily on automation, digitization and green processes

1 Oct 2014

Mining companies are striving to develop mines that rest on next-generation technologies, novel strategies and processes to ensure a safer, greener and more profitable mining industry. By transposing the digital world with the physical world, new dimensions are being created within the mining industry that help optimize production based on market demand, production capacity, and ore quality variations.

MP Awards and Finning launch operator gold standard at Hillhead

25 Jun 2014

Wednesday 25 June 2014, saw the launch of the first ever industry-wide gold standard accreditation for highly efficient quarry and mining equipment operators. The new scheme is being launched through a joint partnership between MPQC’s Awarding Body, MP Awards and UK and Ireland Caterpillar dealer, Finning.