Motion Metrics News

The latest news and technology in mining.


September 5th, 2014

Mantemin 2014 – Santiago, Chile

Mantemin was successfully held in Sheraton Santiago Hotel in Chile from September 3-5. It was an international forum where mining professionals, operators, researchers and suppliers gathered to exchange, interact, analyze and discuss experiences and recent innovations in maintenance and asset … Continue reading

July 30th, 2014

ShovelMetrics™ Used in Blasting Optimization Study at Fording River

During the 40th ISEE Annual Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique this year, Florian Bauer, a Drill and Blast Engineer at Teck’s Fording River Operations, presented a paper titled, “Blast Optimization through Long Term Fragmentation Analysis”. In the paper, Bauer  … Continue reading

July 23rd, 2014

ShovelMetrics™ Proximity Detection Module Featured in African Mining Brief

African Mining Brief recently featured the ShovelMetrics™ Proximity Detection module as one of the major players of collision avoidance systems in mining. Collisions are not only costly, but also raise safety concerns. The Proximity Detection module of ShovelMetrics™ uses pulsed … Continue reading

July 11th, 2014

Motion Metrics Featured in African Mining Brief

As more African mines embark upon digital initiatives in order to create an integrated technology application with seamless information flow, African Mining Brief recently published an online article featuring software solutions that are tailor-made to improve mining performance. The solutions … Continue reading

July 10th, 2014

Motion Metrics Celebrates 15TH Birthday

Time flies! For 15 years now, Motion Metrics has focused on developing camera and sensor based solutions to solve challenges faced in mining operations around the world. To commemorate this important occasion, the teams from Chile and Africa flew in … Continue reading