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July 27th, 2018

How to Prevent Dangerous and Costly Crusher Obstructions with AI

Last week, we shared an incident report about a jammed crusher in Western Australia.  Despite an exhaustive risk management procedure, this event saw an obstructing ground engaging tool (GET) ejected towards the operator in a manner that previous experience indicated … Continue reading

June 21st, 2018

First LoaderMetrics™ Install in South Africa Already Paying Off

Africa has been one of our fastest-growing business regions in recent years, and now we can add a new milestone to our list of developments here – our first LoaderMetrics™ installation in South Africa!  The solution was purchased by an … Continue reading

March 14th, 2018

Canadian Mining & Energy Interviews Motion Metrics’ Dr. Tafazoli

Last month, Canadian Mining & Energy magazine published an interview with Motion Metrics President and CEO Shahram Tafazoli.  The article explains how Motion Metrics has used artificial intelligence (AI) to improve our existing products and penetrate new markets.  Dr. Tafazoli … Continue reading

November 22nd, 2017

Motion Metrics’ Newest Technology Already Adopted by Large Player in the Alberta Oil Sands

Since its release in September, ShovelMetrics™ Oil Sands Edition has been a hit.  One of the largest players in the Canadian oil sands market successfully trialed our newest product offering and, after only two months, purchased 10+ ShovelMetrics™ Oil Sands … Continue reading

December 20th, 2016

Overcoming A Tough Challenge!

By Dr. Shahram Tafazoli, Founder & CEO of Motion Metrics A little over two years ago, after early field trials of the initial LoaderMetrics™ prototypes, we gathered our engineering team to review three major challenges in developing missing tooth detection … Continue reading