Mining Technology Webinars


Optimizing Your Operation – Three Key Areas to Consider Today

In this edition, join Tony Johnson and Global Mining subject-matter experts Craig Watkins, Kent Clifton and Tim Siekmann as they discuss what mining operations are doing today to optimize their operations.

The webinar will focus on three key areas applicable to both surface and underground operations:

  • 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:

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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:

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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:

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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:

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