Technology is evolving. Efficiency is improving. Risks are reduced. Times are changing.
The latest mapping technologies available include the use of UAVs, the creation of photorealistic and geographically accurate 3D models from photogrammetry and augmented reality solutions are slowly but surely changing the Australian mining industry. Companies who decide to take the challenging but rewarding step to embrace the future enjoy a competitive advantage in term of communication, productivity and decision-making processes.
Mining is a significant contributor to the Australian economy with exploitation sites all over the country. Investing in mining projects is a high-risk business and more than half of projects fail to deliver the expected return. Having accurate and timely geospatial data during all phases of a project is critical to increase chances of success, and failure to do so can have serious consequences. Read more