Forge - December 2021

As we look forward to new horizons in business, we’re excited about the innovation opportunities for the future! Mining is changing fast and customers require a technology partner to help them become more efficient and realise their project value. We hope you enjoy this issue of Forge.


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Evolution of gold extraction scheduling

Outside of the box thinking has helped provide a solution to an open pit heap leach operation scheduling challenge involving the reuse of leaching pads on a set footprint.

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Data collection and analysis synergy

A copper mine in Mexico benefits from the combined expertise of specialist consultants for laser scanning and geotechnical analysis.

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Manufacturing high end survey systems

Maptek has been manufacturing terrestrial laser scanners for almost 20 years. Read how we entered the hardware market and the outcome for survey technology.

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Customised workflow solutions

Customised Maptek workflows are helping a gold mine work safely and embrace data-driven decision making in planning and running its operation.

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Shandong Gold leads the way

Sanshandao Gold Mine uses Maptek Vulcan to streamline modelling and mine planning at the complex underground operation in Shandong Province.

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Mine measurement workflows

Maptek workflows can automate and streamline processes for underground and open pit mines, increasing efficiency and making it easy for new users to step into a task.

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ROCKRay implementation success

ROCKRay provided an underground mine in South Australia with mechanical rock property data to build high granularity block models.

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Geology tools solve engineering project

Maptek set a challenge to geologists to apply new software tools to a geology related application of their choice, with an emphasis on innovation.

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University partnerships

Maptek supports students at the University of Adelaide through research project sponsorship and the annual mine design prize.

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