We’re always hearing about how automation and artificial intelligence are changing mining. But there are other technologies changing the mining sector.
As the Fourth Industrial Revolution drives technological innovation, it makes sense that the mining sector is also becoming smart.
AI is taking the world by storm. Mining might not be one area that you would think AI is fit for – but it’s already making its place known in the industry.
Zombie transparency refers to the release of so much data that it’s impossible to make sense of. And it’s a problem in the mining sector.
Data disclosure in mining is about transparency. Transparency is becoming more and more of a buzzword in the mining sphere.
Consumers are becoming invested in miners’ compliance. There is increasing interest in companies to be honest and transparent.
The unemployment and poverty that many companies leave in their wake is an unfortunate reality of mining. But could this change sometime in the near future?
Poorly managed mining operations can be detrimental to the biodiversity of an area. The answer, however, could very well be technology.
Supply chains are complicated. Mining supply chains are especially complex. But could the advent of new technologies make everything easier?