Mine Site Automation Overview: Interview with Aston Bell, Devex

Posted: 04/02/2012

The future of mining lies in automation and the mining industry as you know it is changing. In 2010 the mining industry joined the ranks of oil & gas as one of the most dangerous fields of work. Globally, mining companies are investing in the future of their staff and mine sites by employing new communication and automation techniques in a bid to move towards an automated mine site. The benefits of automation are indisputable; with the ability to increase productivity, precision of tasks, as well as the possibility to improve levels of safety.

Mining IQ speaks to Aston Bell, Director - APAC Region at Devex about his experiences at Mine Site Automation & Communication, the value of the event, the challenges in the industry and how we can overcome them.

By entering in your information and submitting the form, you give the sponsor permission to contact you regarding their product.

To continue viewing this content please fill out the form below and become an Mining member.
Or if you're already a Mining member, sign in below to download.
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Forgot your password?
Not a member?

Reasons for Joining
  • Address your challenges through knowledge sharing with peers from our global network of specialists.
  • Benchmark your business initiatives with the who's who in the field.
  • Hear from industry pioneers how to maximize ROI in today's challenging economy.
  • And best of all It's FREE!
Contributor: