Posts tagged as Systems

Implementation guidelines of autonomous systems in mining published

The Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) has published the Guideline for the Implementation of Autonomous Systems in Mining. The document offers a broad view of the implementation of these systems, which are being used more and more frequently due to their potential for making the mining industry safer and more productive. It covers all aspects […]

Development of site and route selections in Eskom using GIS

  This article discusses the education of top management by showing the dependency of the electricity value chain on the earth with its man-made and natural features. Some of the benefits that the geoscience functions can bring to the business environment are defined and explained with a short discussion of a business case on a […]

Engineers: kingpins in creating technology for sustained development

  The technological world has changed significantly over the past century from a mainly mechanical-driven one to an electrically controlled one. The past century saw the development of the transistor in the 1940s and the arrival of the first functionally integrated circuit in 1960, a mere 55 years ago. The very first microprocessor was commercially […]