Posts by Cynthia Collins

#DisruptMining Challenge Explained by Luis Canepari, VP Technology Goldcorp – Episode 14

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Luis Canepari, Vice President Technology at Goldcorp joins us to discuss the #DisruptMining Challenge and its objective to accelerate innovation in mining. The Challenge is an exciting and progressive industry initiative with Shark Tank suspense and amazing results. Now in its third year, the #DisruptMining Challenge has been accelerating innovation and its adoption by providing investment…

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skymineUAV, Great insight on drones in mining and exploration – Episode 13

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skymineUAV is a specialist firm that supports the mining industry in making optimum use of drone technology. Fully independent, and with the team’s experience in both mining and UAV operations, they are uniquely positioned to offer leading industry solutions. David Walshe, a co-founder at skymineUAV talks to us about how the company works to educate  the exploration and mining…

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Laser Mining Method from Merger Mines Corp – Episode 12

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In this episode,we have Merger Mines Corporation, a company innovating in the development and use of laser-based technology for mining. Merger’s innovative mining methods will lower mining costs significantly and reduce miners’ exposure to dangerous situations that they typically encounter when using explosives and traditional mining equipment. Merger’s design and manufacture of high tech, state-of-the-art…

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Episode 11 – Chrysos Corporation´s Photon Assay Technology Challenging the Fire Assay

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Dirk Treasure, CEO of Chrysos Corporation joins us to explain the company’s PhotonAssay technology. Developed by Australia’s national science agency CSIRO and brought to market by Chrysos, photon gold analyses is a faster, safer and more environmentally-friendly alternative to the conventional fire assay technique for gold analysis. Fully automated, PhotonAssay dramatically reduces the turnaround time on assays…

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Datacloud CEO Thor Kallestad on IoT Sensors and AI, How Mining Companies Are Mastering the Subsurface in Real-Time – Episode 10

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DataCloud´s CEO Thor Kallestad discusses the advantages for miners in combining their services with AI, IoT Sensors to unleash real-time information to optimize mineral extraction. Based in Silicon Valley, DataCloud uses these technologies to advance Grade Engineering. Learn about optimization for fragmentation, grade engineering, MWD (measurement while drilling) vs SWD (seismic while drilling) techniques and how…

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