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Leading Maptek at the forefront of mining technology – Part 3

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CIO Magazine interviewed Maptek CEO, Barry Henderson after Maptek was recognised as one of the 20 most promising metals and mining technology solution providers in 2015. Here’s part three of the interview. 

What are some of the trends that you see in the mining business environment? How does Maptek address the changing requirements of the mining industry?

Barry Henderson: An unfortunate trend at the moment is the reduction of staff at mining companies around the world. This means that our users are required to increase their productivity and seek ways to be more efficient.

One way we’re addressing this is by reducing the dependency on disparate software packages by developing Vulcan as a total solution. This removes the need to master multiple complex systems and eliminates import/export data routines. (more…)

Leading Maptek at the forefront of mining technology – Part 2

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Maptek was recently recognised by CIO Magazine as one of the 20 most promising metals and mining technology solution providers in 2015. Here’s part two of the interview with Maptek CEO, Barry Henderson.

Maptek has provided an array of mining technology solutions for over 30 years. Please provide some examples of where Maptek has delivered enhancements to improve its customers’ business.

Barry Henderson: Our product release strategy is designed to be cumulative. Each iteration of our software and hardware builds on feedback from our users which guides the next release. We try to balance introducing new technology to our products while making our current tools even better.  (more…)

What is a Maptek Tune Up?

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What is a Maptek Tune Up?

Maptek Tune Up involves a two-day site visit to observe, review and measure current processes, workflow, and knowledge with Maptek products. We’ll assess your staff and recommend further areas of improvement in a report. In addition, we show users new tools or workflows to use when applicable. (more…)

Leading Maptek at the forefront of mining technology – Part 1

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Maptek was recently recognised by CIO Magazine as one of the 20 most promising metals and mining technology solution providers in 2015. Maptek CEO, Barry Henderson, sat down for an interview with the magazine. Keep reading to see what he had to say about leadership, the future of mining and how Maptek will continue to deliver innovation to the mining industry. (more…)

Why Maptek Evolution is a game-changer in strategic mine scheduling

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In February 2015, Maptek customers from across Europe took part in a one-day workshop at our Edinburgh office, where they heard about our latest strategic scheduling solution, Maptek Evolution.

The workshop was hosted by Maptek Mine Scheduling Manager Steve Craig, and we asked him why Evolution is a game-changer in mine scheduling. (more…)