Thermal leak detection to avoid tailing dam disasters

Detecting tailing dam problems before they occur can prevent catastrophic events and avoid failure costs. Rocketmine’s thermal leak detection solution offers a way to do this. There are an estimated 3500 active tailings dams around the world, and as of 2000 there were two to five known “major” failures (about 0,1%) annually and 35 “minor” […]

New series large format printer for technical applications

HP’s new DesignJet Z Printer series offers innovative large format technologies with high image quality and fast, simple output for impactful graphics and technical applications. HP’s DesignJet Z6 and Z9+ Printer series, both available in 61 and 112 cm formats, offers a premium option with onboard vertical trimmer for fast and efficient production. The DesignJet […]

Creating a single geospatial source of truth for South Africa

Geospace, a digital aerial imagery service provider and Hexagon Geospatial Premium Partner, uses Hexagon’s powerful GeoCompressor software to create and maintain a single seamless (ECW) digital mosaic of the country utilising the imagery from the Chief Directorate: National Geo-spatial Information’s (CD: NGI) annual aerial survey programme. The company’s customers – including the CD: NGI, the […]

Blast design package improves controlled blasts

Tried and true to its purpose is what makes the Carlson Quarryman Pro laser scanner and its blast design package – which includes the rugged Quarryman, Boretrak, and blast design software – not only popular, but also highly efficient for use in quarries and mines around the world. First developed in the 1980s, the Quarryman […]