Maptek News

Sentry Underground
August 26, 2015

New Maptek laser scanners boost underground survey


Underground mine operators can improve site safety and survey productivity with recent releases from Maptek.
The updated I-Site 8200 laser scanners feature new tools and compatibility with Maptek Sentry surface tracking and Drive continuous survey systems.

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August 21, 2015

Maptek takes a big picture approach to blast management


Maptek will take BlastLogic, mining’s most advanced blast design and management system, to FragBlast 11 in Sydney this month.

BlastLogic enables mines to pre-empt risk and productivity issues before they emerge through instantaneous sharing and visualisation of operational data. (more…)

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August 20, 2015

Evolutionary algorithms in open pit scheduling


There are many methods for solving complex problems. A significant number of them rely on “classical” techniques such as dynamic programming, branch & bound and local search, or more sophisticated heuristic techniques including tabu search and simulated annealing. (more…)

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August 13, 2015

Advanced spatial data systems target survey productivity


Maptek technology provides the solutions surveyors need to maximise efficiency by enabling fast and accurate data capture and analysis. (more…)

Chile Mine Rescue Model
August 11, 2015

Maptek remembers the Chile mine rescue … five years on


Five years ago today Marcelo Arancibia received a phone call that was to change the course of history.

Walter Véliz from BHP Escondida was on the line, ‘We need your help!’ (more…)

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July 29, 2015

CMC acquires Maptek Sentry for survey and monitoring at Portia gold mine


Consolidated Mining & Civil Pty Ltd (CMC) has acquired a Maptek Sentry monitoring system, primarily for use at Havilah Resources Limited’s Portia gold mine in South Australia. (more…)

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