Improving sustainability: should miners turn to IoT?

Improving sustainability: should miners turn to IoT?

Mining operators have a duty of care over a project’s lifetime to ensure the environmental impact is minimised and the land rehabilitated to its natural state. Credit: Courtesy of Inmarsat Enterprise. IoT has the potential to improve safety, automate machinery operation, facilitate predictive rather than preventative maintenance, improve traceability and harness real-time data and analytics. Credit: Courtesy of Inmarsat Enterprise. Almost half of respondents expect IoT to drive improvements to staff HSE. Credit: Courtesy of Inmarsat Enterprise. The Internet of Things (IoT), which connects everything from domestic appliances to heavy machinery to the internet, has in less than 40 […]