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Category: Computer Vision

  • December 17th, 2019
  • 3 min

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 to co-schedule tooth change-outs with other maintenance tasks so that operational delays can be minimized. Moreover, continued operation with worn shovel teeth reduces shovel efficiency, can damage the bucket,...
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  • July 11th, 2019
  • 1 min

Motion Metrics Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

Motion Metrics International Corp. was incorporated in 2004. Since then, we’ve grown from a team of six based out of a basement in Vancouver to a team of close to 100 with offices on four continents and clients on six. We’ve embraced new technology, launched new products, and experienced tremendous growth. To mark the occasion, Motion Metrics’ Vancouver Staff set off for the UBC Farm for a very special lunch....
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