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December 17th, 2019

Reducing Operational Delays with Predictive Tooth Wear Monitoring

Failure to accurately predict shovel tooth change-out intervals is a common cause of operational delays. Shovel teeth are sacrificial components that gradually wear out as the shovel engages the mine face. Because teeth must be replaced regularly, it is important … Continue reading

May 16th, 2019

How Artificial Intelligence Revolutionized Computer Vision: A Brief History

In many ways, the story of computer vision is a story about artificial intelligence.  Both disciplines imitate biological processes based on an understanding of how the brain works and each has been advanced by the emergence of artificial neural networks, … Continue reading