Metals & Mining

Blockchain helps trace responsibly produced raw materials

Written by Dr. Nicholas Garrett | Blockchain, Metals & Mining, Supply Chain

Blockchain helps trace responsibly produced raw materials by Dr. Nicholas Garrett originally appeared on Blockchain Pulse   Despite industry efforts, “conflict resources” can still make their way into products. A little over a decade ago, I co-published a Financial Times article that served as an industries wake-up call about this problem. The article highlighted findings more

How blockchain technology amplifies mining industry efficiency

Written by Guy Halford-Thompson | Blockchain, Industrial Products, Metals & Mining

How blockchain technology amplifies mining industry efficiency by Guy Halford-Thompson originally appeared on Blockchain Pulse   The mining and metals sector has been around for thousands of years. As the founder of a tech company setting out to innovate the industry, I’m often asked why innovate given the industry’s continued success. At MineHub, we asked ourselves how can large companies adopt innovative technologies more

Predict to prevent: Transforming mining with machine learning

Written by Patrick Murphy | AI/Watson, Cloud, Metals & Mining...

Over the past few decades, the mining industry has been mired in a productivity slump of sorts. On the whole, production efficiency is down and costs are up. Mining companies have naturally looked for ways to turn this around, and digitalization has been one of the chief approaches these companies have followed. It’s understandable why. more

How AI technology can make mining more productive

Written by Patrick Murphy | Industrial Products, Metals & Mining, Middleware...

For more than 150 years, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has provided equipment and engineering solutions to the mining and rock excavation industry. A lot has changed over the past century and a half, and today we’re so much more than an equipment, parts and service company. We’re now also in the business of providing more