Mining

Blockchain Adoption- Use cases for mining Industry

We’re in the year of blockchain. Blockchain technology has already gained widespread traction. Blockchain technology is creating new and emerging opportunities for organisations in all sectors are emerging to create and deliver compelling services to customers using the power of disruptive innovation.  Always looking for ways to improvising and cutting inefficiencies, mining sector can sure leverage blockchain as pioneer. Use Case 1. Digital Identity (DIAP) for Assets and People Security …

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Roy Hill: Technology is supporting unique approach to Mining Operating Model

Emilie Ditton is a thought leading technology analyst for the mining industry (perhaps THE Leading one!).  She recently finished a report on the unique approach that Roy Hill has to its operating model that uses technology as a key part.  Roy Hill is in the middle of an ongoing journey and is for sure a thought leaders in the mining industry.  Below are some parts of the story and if you …

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Mining: Top 5 Digital Innovations for next Wave of Productivity (part 3- 3D, Blockchain)

See part 3 of 3 of a paper written by Vimal Gaba (vimal.gaba@sap.com), Senior Director- Industry Business Unit, Mining, Metals and Mill Products, SAP Labs India and Indranil Som (indranil.som@sap.com), Value Advisor – Industry Value Engineering, Mining, Metals and Mill Products, SAP India. This focuses on 3D Printing and Blockchain – aspects of (Industry 4.0: What’s Next, 2017).  Part 1 gave great details on use cases in mining for Machine Learning …

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Mining: Top 5 Digital Innovations for next Wave of Productivity (part 2- IoT/Big Data)

See part 2 of 3 of a paper written by Vimal Gaba (vimal.gaba@sap.com), Senior Director- Industry Business Unit, Mining, Metals and Mill Products, SAP Labs India and Indranil Som (indranil.som@sap.com), Value Advisor – Industry Value Engineering, Mining, Metals and Mill Products, SAP India This part will focus on Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data in mining – aspects of (Industry 4.0: What’s Next, 2017).  Future parts will focus on 3D …

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Mining: Top 5 Digital Innovations for next Wave of Productivity (part 1- Machine Learning)

See part one of 3 of a paper written by Vimal Gaba (vimal.gaba@sap.com), Senior Director- Industry Business Unit, Mining, Metals and Mill Products, SAP Labs India and Indranil Som (indranil.som@sap.com), Value Advisor – Industry Value Engineering, Mining, Metals and Mill Products, SAP India This part will focus on Machine Learning – one aspect of (Industry 4.0: What’s Next, 2017).  Future parts will focus on IoT, Big Data, 3D printing, Blockchain …

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Mining Industry Strategically Protects Assets with IoT

Anyone who has ever had a car knows how easy it is for tires to fail if they are not maintained correctly. Air pressure needs to be checked, and owners must pay attention to signs of uneven wear. Ignoring proper maintenance can lead to early tire failure and accidents. But consider the tire maintenance problem facing mining companies: Poor care may result in worker injuries and financial losses of millions …

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Digital Transformation: Changing the Future of Mining (analyst survey results)

While digitalization is impacting every form of industry today – one industry that stands to gain the most is mining.  LNS Research recently published an eBook detailing survey results from talking with dozens of mining companies about their business goals, technology efforts and plans for the future.  Read a summary below and download the ebook to get some really interesting insights on what these companies are thinking. Here is just one interesting …

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Hear how Newmont Mining is doing Payroll in Ghana, Peru, and Suriname

SAPPHIRENOW in Orlando is coming soon – Tuesday, May 16th through Thursday, May 18th in Orlando, FL.   There will be hundreds of sessions you can attend that will stimulate fresh thinking and facilitate the sharing of industry expertise – especially in Mining. We want you to be able to take advantage of industry best practices and innovations and overcome the challenges of today’s digital world.   I wanted to highlight this …

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Hear how Cameco (Mining) is implementing Treasury Mgmt in S/4HANA

SAPPHIRENOW in Orlando is coming soon – Tuesday, May 16th through Thursday, May 18th in Orlando, FL.   There will be hundreds of sessions you can attend that will stimulate fresh thinking and facilitate the sharing of industry expertise – especially in Mining. We want you to be able to take advantage of industry best practices and innovations and overcome the challenges of today’s digital world.   I wanted to highlight this …

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PanAust mining: Digging Deep to Help Keep Employees Safe with SAP SuccessFactors

PanAust is truly innovative in the mining sector in its use of technology.    they have rolled out SuccessFactors in part to ensure the safety of their workers.  Read below and here for the full story. From jewelry to connectors in your PC or smartphone and more, gold and copper are important global commodities. Australian-headquartered mining company PanAust is a copper and gold producer in Laos with predevelopment opportunities in …

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