Glencore'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.