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In Part 1 of our blog, Marcos Bayuelo explained how Hexagon Mining responded to calls from clients and the industry for improved protection for mine personnel working on foot. Here in Part 2, he explains the benefits of HxGN Personal Alert - a small accident-avoidance device worn by field personnel - and how it was successfully tested.
People are a mine’s most precious resource. Yet securing their safety amidst heavy traffic, large equipment, and poor visibility can be challenging. For all mines, accommodating the pressure for productivity with the need for safety is a fine balance. But Hexagon Mining believes safety solutions that put people first need not be at the expense of efficiency and results. In fact, money spent on safety is the most solid investment a mine can make.
In the first of a two-part blog, Marcos Bayuelo explains how Hexagon Mining responded to calls from clients and the industry for improved protection for mine personnel working on foot.
The Drillhole Correlation Tool is the latest enhancement to MineSight, our comprehensive mine planning and modeling software suite. You’ll find it integrated with MineSight Torque, our drillhole database manager.
Hexagon’s mining solutions shape and connect the digital mine, optimizing processes for safe and streamlined operations that are predictable, sustainable, and efficient. There are profound benefits to be gained from a connected mine, where intelligence is embedded and visualization enabled in near- or real time. These include smarter decision-making, reduced costs, improved safety, and increased productivity.