Motion Metrics News

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Fragmentation Analysis

March 12th, 2018

Introducing BeltMetrics™

Motion Metrics is excited to introduce our newest product, BeltMetrics™.  This ruggedized 3D imaging fragmentation analysis solution is designed to measure rock size distribution on conveyor belts at mines and quarries worldwide and is an essential part of any mine-to-mill … Continue reading

December 8th, 2017

Ghanaian Gold Mine Purchases ShovelMetrics™ System

Motion Metrics can now add Ghana to our installation map – we recently sold our first ShovelMetrics™ Fragmentation Analysis system to a large gold mine in the West African nation.  Ghana is Africa’s largest gold producer, and its mineral extraction … Continue reading

September 26th, 2017

World Coal Feature: How ShovelMetrics™ Can Help Mines Combat the Costs of Rising Strip Ratios

An article in the August issue of World Coal proposed ShovelMetrics™ fragmentation analysis as a solution to the rising cost of pre-strip waste removal in opencast coal mines.  Pre-strip waste removal, the process by which massive amounts of overburden material … Continue reading

July 17th, 2017

Motion Metrics’ Artificial Intelligence Innovations Featured in Journal of Explosives Engineering

Motion Metrics’ pioneering work on AI-based rock fragmentation analysis is featured in the July/August 2017 issue of the Journal of Explosives Engineering, the bimonthly journal published by the International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE). The article, “Fast Rock Segmentation Using Artificial … Continue reading

June 22nd, 2017

Motion Metrics Featured In Mining Magazine

June’s issue of Mining Magazine explores how mines can use Motion Metrics’ rock fragmentation analysis technology to save energy costs by optimizing their blasting techniques. The article specifically focuses on reducing energy costs associated with comminution – the reduction in … Continue reading