Posts by Cynthia Collins

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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Goldspot Discoveries Inc. & Revolutionizing Mineral Exploration Through Machine Learning – Episode 9

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Goldspot Discoveries is utilizing machine learning for exploration targeting on a regional and localized scale and revolutionizing the mineral exploration business. Denis Laviolette, CEO & Director, Goldspot Discoveries, shares the innovations, the benefits and ideas about the future of machine learning systems. The Goldspot Algorithm significantly decreases risk, while increasing the efficiency and success rate of mineral exploration. Their…

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