Mining Webinars

Caterpillar Mining Webinar Series - Best practices, lower costs, increased productivity

Our Partnership Goes Beyond the Iron

Success in today’s environment requires more than the industry’s best equipment. It requires solutions—and partnerships—that extend well beyond the iron.

When you choose Caterpillar, that commitment to ongoing, above-and-beyond support comes standard. We work hand in hand with you to address big issues: Controlling costs. Boosting production. Squeezing more life out of every investment. And integrating technology, data and automation in ways that make sense for mining.

In this webinar series, Caterpillar subject matter experts will dig into these topics, sharing best-practices and real-world solutions for addressing demanding mining challenges.


Register now for our next webinar on March 28!

How Drilling Impacts Your Bottom Line

Please join us for the next installment of our Caterpillar Mining Webinar series. In this edition, Caterpillar Global Mining subject-matter experts will discuss how drilling the right way, right from the start, can impact your overall operation.

The webinar will focus on three key areas:

  • Introduction of the new Cat® MD6250 and the value of the Cat Dealer Network
  • Having the right drill for your operation
  • Impact of technology on operator effectiveness -- both through accuracy and efficiency

Choose from one of two live sessions:

          Session 1: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 08:30 AM CST (US)

          Session 2: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 06:30 PM CST (US)


Optimizing Your Mining Operation: Three Key Areas to Consider

Caterpillar Global Mining subject-matter experts Craig Watkins, Kent Clifton and Tim Siekmann discuss what mining operations are doing today to optimize their operations. The focus of this discussion will be on three key areas, applicable to both surface and underground mining:

  • Effectively integrating technology, including remote control and automation
  • Extending equipment lives, including a discussion on parts, rebuilds and retrofits
  • Increasing productivity, including a discussion on application and a preview new machine offerings

WEATHERING THE STORM

Caterpillar Mining subject matter experts explore tips and best practices for weathering the storm of cost constraints and limited revenues facing the industry. Topics include:

  • Cap-ex vs. Op-ex
  • Business processes and systems
  • ROI
  • Leveraging information to make informed business decisions
  • Equipment management

PRODUCTIVITY

Caterpillar Global Mining subject matter expert Randy Schoepke explores tips and best practices for increasing productivity in mining operations. Topics include:

  • Increasing ROI
  • Improving utilization
  • Honing operator skills

The contents of this webinar have also been compiled into a white paper. Click here to download:

Download White Paper


Automation

Caterpillar Global Mining subject matter expert Craig Watkins explores tips and best practices for implementing automation in mining operations. Topics include:

  • Enhancing safety
  • Increasing Productivity
  • Working remotely
  • Retaining people
  • Reducing costs

The contents of this webinar have also been compiled into a white paper. Click here to download:

Download White Paper


ENHANCING SAFETY

Caterpillar Global Mining subject matter expert Craig Watkins explores ways to enhance safety on your site. 
Topics include:

  • Collisions & equipment damage
  • Operator fatigue & distraction
  • Hazardous areas
  • Operator skills
  • Incident response

The contents of this webinar have also been compiled into a white paper. Click here to download:

Download White Paper


CONTROLLING COSTS

Caterpillar Global Mining subject matter expert Craig Watkins shares tips and best practices for minimizing cost drivers such as:

  • Process variability
  • Unscheduled repairs
  • Fuel management
  • Shift changes
  • Collisions

The contents of this webinar have also been compiled into a white paper. Click here to download:

Download White Paper

Mine Expansion Power

Roy Hill, the largest iron ore facility in Western Australia, needed a temporary power source for its expanding mine site, which was under construction in a remote area of Australia. The plan included a new mine, a process plant, a heavy haul railway system from mine to port, and new port facilities. They turned to Caterpillar for mine expansion power.

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