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Carbon Dioxide Releases from Pennsylvania Coal Mines Studied

June 20, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

The collective estimated amount of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere from 140 coal mines across Pennsylvania is the equivalent to that of a small power plant, a new West Virginia University study finds. Dorothy Vesper, associate professor…

Topcon Announces Global Distribution Agreement with VMT GmbH

April 13, 2016 - in Uncategorized

LIVERMORE, Calif./ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, The Netherlands, April 12, 2016—Topcon Positioning Group announces the launch of Topcon Delta, its new deformation…

Trimble 4D Control Software Supports IBIS-FM Radar Device for Slope Stability and Structural Monitoring in Mining

March 2, 2016 - in Maintenance, Products, Sensors

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 1, 2016—Trimble (NASDQ: TRMB) introduced today the latest version of its Trimble 4D Control monitoring software that supports…

Central Idaho Mining Area the Focus of Newly Published Water-Quality Study

December 14, 2015 - in Corporate, Renewal/Retrofit, Water

BOISE, Idaho — The U.S. Geological Survey todaypublished results of a three-year water-quality study in the historical Stibnite Mining District of central Idaho. The study was commissioned by Midas Gold and the Idaho Department of Lands. This unbiased and…

New Maptek Laser Scanners Boost Underground Survey

August 26, 2015 - in Products, Surveying/Mapping

Underground mine operators can improve site safety and survey productivity with recent releases from Maptek. The updated I-Site 8200 laser scanners feature new tools and compatibility with Maptek Sentry surface tracking and Drive continuous survey systems.…

Hexagon Mining Shares LiveMine Tools and Vision at HxGN Live

TUCSON, Arizona, May 26, 2015 – Imagination and innovation align in an exciting array of technology to be presented by Hexagon Mining at HxGN LIVE, Hexagon’s annual international conference, in Las Vegas, June 1-4. More than 3,500 people attend HxGN LIVE…

3D Laser Mapping and Neptec Technologies Sign Global OEM Agreement

September 19, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Modeling

3D Laser Mapping, a global developer of laser scanning solutions for the infrastructure and mining sectors is pleased to announce it has signed a global OEM agreement with Neptec Technologies, an innovative provider of real-time intelligent 3D robot vision…

ZEB1 Handheld Scanner Outperforms Terrestrial Laser Scanning in Chile

April 8, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

ZEB1 the world’s first truly mobile, hand held, rapid laser mapping system has been proven to outperform traditional terrestrial laser scanning during field tests in Chile. Supplied by 3D Laser Mapping and operated by Santiago based GEOCOM, the ZEB1 was…

Real-time Mapping Technology to Transform the Mining Industry

April 3, 2014 - in Corporate

One of the world’s leading mining geospatial experts is in Australia to advise resources companies on how cutting-edge mapping technology could change the future of the industry. During industry briefings around the country, Esri Mining Solutions Lead Willy…

ZEB1 Hand Held Laser Scanner Strikes Gold at Historic South African Mine

March 26, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling

A ZEB1 hand held laser mapping system is being used to map excavations at a historic gold mine in South Africa. Mining has been taking place at Barberton Mines in the Mpumalanga province since 1884 during which time mine managers have employed a range of surveying…