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Autonomous technology for survey efficiency and safety

Glencore Mount IsaGlencore's Mount Isa Mines deploys autonomous technology to improve survey efficiency and safety. 

Replacing CMS, Hovermap scans stopes attached to a drone or ground robot.

Senior surveyor John Collins describes how it's also used to scan drives, attached to a vehicle or backpack, and infrastructure, using a backpack. The high resolution data helps improve mining efficiency and personnel safety. 

Learn more about Hovermap and its applications for underground mining on the Emesent website. https://www.emesent.io/industries/mining/

Find out how Mount Isa Mines is maintaining safety throughout the mine in the video below.

Mount Isa Mines: Improving safety and efficiency with Hovermap from Emesent on Vimeo.

 

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