Session Archives

2019 Archives

Topics

Session I: Improving Operations
  • Improving Truck-and-Shovel Utilization with a Surge Feeder
    By David E. Pitchford, President, MMD Mineral Sizing (America)
  • The Critical Link Between Loader Productivity, Operator Performance and Mining Costs
    Greg Ladewig, Regional Manager, MineWare
  • Is Bigger Still Better? Considerations for Increasing the Size of Haulage Equipment
    By M. Dotto, T.G. Joseph, M. Curley
  • Optimizing Slope Angles with Controlled Blasting, Slope Monitoring and Good Communication
    By Keith Taylor, Sr. Geotechnical Engineer, Freeport-McMoRane
Session II: Haulage Strategies
  • Electromobility Solutions for Modern Haul Trucks
    By Daniel Robertson, Business Manager for Mobile Mining Equipment, North America, Siemens
  • Can ‘Big Data’ Answer the Big Question: How Do My Haul Roads Perform?
    By Roger Thompson, Professor of Mining Engineering, Curtin University Western Australia School of Mines
  • Mine Haulage Simulation: A Tool Towards Managing Uncertainty
    By Hooman Askari-Nasab, Mohammad Tabesh, and Shiv Upadhyay
  • Bringing New Life to DC Haul Trucks with an AC Retrofit Package
    By Ben Balbach, Heavy Industry and Power Systems Manager, Flanders
Session III: Fleet Management
  • Adopting a People, Process and Technology Strategy to Drive Sustainable Workforce Optimization
    By Greg Karadjian, Regional Vice President, North America, Immersive Technologies
  • Turning Erdenet’s Data into Dollars
    By Gareth Dean, Pitram Product Strategy Manager, Micromine Americas
  • How Big is Too Big?
    By Craig Griffiths, Manager Customer Solutions, Volvo Construction Equipment
  • Innovative Information Mining: Fleet Optimization
    By Lia Walker, Quality Leader, Freeport-McMoRan
Session IV: Safety & Training
  • Human Fatigue and Impairment – Predicting, Detecting, and Mitigating
    By Josh Savit, Senior Manager, Predictive Safety
  • Improving Ingress/Egress Systems on Mobile Equipment
    By Mahiyar F. Nasarwanji, Ph.D., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • Coordinated Operator Training
    By Graham Upton, Director of Business Development, Doron Precision Systems
Session V: Loading Techniques
  • Shovel Control Advancements
    By John Burant, Vice President Global Business Development, Flanders Electric
  • Shovel-Based Fragmentation Analysis of ROM to Improve Blast Planning
    By Tom BoBo, Director of Technical Sales & Marketing, Split Engineering; Petra Webb, Geologist I, ASARCO, LLC
  • The Use of Lighting Technology on Mobile Equipment
    By Tom Feldhusen, Senior Sales Manager, Phoenix Lighting
  • Hydraulic Excavator vs. Rope Shovel Performance
    By Rodion Andreev, Tim Joseph, John Sammut, and Mark Curley

2017 Archives

Topics

Session I: Improving Operations
  • Improving Truck-and-Shovel Utilization with a Surge Feeder
    By David E. Pitchford, President, MMD Mineral Sizing (America)
  • The Critical Link Between Loader Productivity, Operator Performance and Mining Costs
    Greg Ladewig, Regional Manager, MineWare
  • Is Bigger Still Better? Considerations for Increasing the Size of Haulage Equipment
    By M. Dotto, T.G. Joseph, M. Curley
  • Optimizing Slope Angles with Controlled Blasting, Slope Monitoring and Good Communication
    By Keith Taylor, Sr. Geotechnical Engineer, Freeport-McMoRane
Session II: Haulage Strategies
  • Electromobility Solutions for Modern Haul Trucks
    By Daniel Robertson, Business Manager for Mobile Mining Equipment, North America, Siemens
  • Can ‘Big Data’ Answer the Big Question: How Do My Haul Roads Perform?
    By Roger Thompson, Professor of Mining Engineering, Curtin University Western Australia School of Mines
  • Mine Haulage Simulation: A Tool Towards Managing Uncertainty
    By Hooman Askari-Nasab, Mohammad Tabesh, and Shiv Upadhyay
  • Bringing New Life to DC Haul Trucks with an AC Retrofit Package
    By Ben Balbach, Heavy Industry and Power Systems Manager, Flanders
Session III: Fleet Management
  • Adopting a People, Process and Technology Strategy to Drive Sustainable Workforce Optimization
    By Greg Karadjian, Regional Vice President, North America, Immersive Technologies
  • Turning Erdenet’s Data into Dollars
    By Gareth Dean, Pitram Product Strategy Manager, Micromine Americas
  • How Big is Too Big?
    By Craig Griffiths, Manager Customer Solutions, Volvo Construction Equipment
  • Innovative Information Mining: Fleet Optimization
    By Lia Walker, Quality Leader, Freeport-McMoRan
Session IV: Safety & Training
  • Human Fatigue and Impairment – Predicting, Detecting, and Mitigating
    By Josh Savit, Senior Manager, Predictive Safety
  • Improving Ingress/Egress Systems on Mobile Equipment
    By Mahiyar F. Nasarwanji, Ph.D., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • Coordinated Operator Training
    By Graham Upton, Director of Business Development, Doron Precision Systems
Session V: Loading Techniques
  • Shovel Control Advancements
    By John Burant, Vice President Global Business Development, Flanders Electric
  • Shovel-Based Fragmentation Analysis of ROM to Improve Blast Planning
    By Tom BoBo, Director of Technical Sales & Marketing, Split Engineering; Petra Webb, Geologist I, ASARCO, LLC
  • The Use of Lighting Technology on Mobile Equipment
    By Tom Feldhusen, Senior Sales Manager, Phoenix Lighting
  • Hydraulic Excavator vs. Rope Shovel Performance
    By Rodion Andreev, Tim Joseph, John Sammut, and Mark Curley

2015 Archives

Topics

Session I: Improving Operations
  • Improving Truck-and-Shovel Utilization with a Surge Feeder
    By David E. Pitchford, President, MMD Mineral Sizing (America)
  • The Critical Link Between Loader Productivity, Operator Performance and Mining Costs
    Greg Ladewig, Regional Manager, MineWare
  • Is Bigger Still Better? Considerations for Increasing the Size of Haulage Equipment
    By M. Dotto, T.G. Joseph, M. Curley
  • Optimizing Slope Angles with Controlled Blasting, Slope Monitoring and Good Communication
    By Keith Taylor, Sr. Geotechnical Engineer, Freeport-McMoRane
Session II: Haulage Strategies
  • Electromobility Solutions for Modern Haul Trucks
    By Daniel Robertson, Business Manager for Mobile Mining Equipment, North America, Siemens
  • Can ‘Big Data’ Answer the Big Question: How Do My Haul Roads Perform?
    By Roger Thompson, Professor of Mining Engineering, Curtin University Western Australia School of Mines
  • Mine Haulage Simulation: A Tool Towards Managing Uncertainty
    By Hooman Askari-Nasab, Mohammad Tabesh, and Shiv Upadhyay
  • Bringing New Life to DC Haul Trucks with an AC Retrofit Package
    By Ben Balbach, Heavy Industry and Power Systems Manager, Flanders
Session III: Fleet Management
  • Adopting a People, Process and Technology Strategy to Drive Sustainable Workforce Optimization
    By Greg Karadjian, Regional Vice President, North America, Immersive Technologies
  • Turning Erdenet’s Data into Dollars
    By Gareth Dean, Pitram Product Strategy Manager, Micromine Americas
  • How Big is Too Big?
    By Craig Griffiths, Manager Customer Solutions, Volvo Construction Equipment
  • Innovative Information Mining: Fleet Optimization
    By Lia Walker, Quality Leader, Freeport-McMoRan
Session IV: Safety & Training
  • Human Fatigue and Impairment – Predicting, Detecting, and Mitigating
    By Josh Savit, Senior Manager, Predictive Safety
  • Improving Ingress/Egress Systems on Mobile Equipment
    By Mahiyar F. Nasarwanji, Ph.D., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • Coordinated Operator Training
    By Graham Upton, Director of Business Development, Doron Precision Systems
Session V: Loading Techniques
  • Shovel Control Advancements
    By John Burant, Vice President Global Business Development, Flanders Electric
  • Shovel-Based Fragmentation Analysis of ROM to Improve Blast Planning
    By Tom BoBo, Director of Technical Sales & Marketing, Split Engineering; Petra Webb, Geologist I, ASARCO, LLC
  • The Use of Lighting Technology on Mobile Equipment
    By Tom Feldhusen, Senior Sales Manager, Phoenix Lighting
  • Hydraulic Excavator vs. Rope Shovel Performance
    By Rodion Andreev, Tim Joseph, John Sammut, and Mark Curley

2013 Archives

Topics

Session I: Improving Operations
  • Improving Truck-and-Shovel Utilization with a Surge Feeder
    By David E. Pitchford, President, MMD Mineral Sizing (America)
  • The Critical Link Between Loader Productivity, Operator Performance and Mining Costs
    Greg Ladewig, Regional Manager, MineWare
  • Is Bigger Still Better? Considerations for Increasing the Size of Haulage Equipment
    By M. Dotto, T.G. Joseph, M. Curley
  • Optimizing Slope Angles with Controlled Blasting, Slope Monitoring and Good Communication
    By Keith Taylor, Sr. Geotechnical Engineer, Freeport-McMoRane
Session II: Haulage Strategies
  • Electromobility Solutions for Modern Haul Trucks
    By Daniel Robertson, Business Manager for Mobile Mining Equipment, North America, Siemens
  • Can ‘Big Data’ Answer the Big Question: How Do My Haul Roads Perform?
    By Roger Thompson, Professor of Mining Engineering, Curtin University Western Australia School of Mines
  • Mine Haulage Simulation: A Tool Towards Managing Uncertainty
    By Hooman Askari-Nasab, Mohammad Tabesh, and Shiv Upadhyay
  • Bringing New Life to DC Haul Trucks with an AC Retrofit Package
    By Ben Balbach, Heavy Industry and Power Systems Manager, Flanders
Session III: Fleet Management
  • Adopting a People, Process and Technology Strategy to Drive Sustainable Workforce Optimization
    By Greg Karadjian, Regional Vice President, North America, Immersive Technologies
  • Turning Erdenet’s Data into Dollars
    By Gareth Dean, Pitram Product Strategy Manager, Micromine Americas
  • How Big is Too Big?
    By Craig Griffiths, Manager Customer Solutions, Volvo Construction Equipment
  • Innovative Information Mining: Fleet Optimization
    By Lia Walker, Quality Leader, Freeport-McMoRan
Session IV: Safety & Training
  • Human Fatigue and Impairment – Predicting, Detecting, and Mitigating
    By Josh Savit, Senior Manager, Predictive Safety
  • Improving Ingress/Egress Systems on Mobile Equipment
    By Mahiyar F. Nasarwanji, Ph.D., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • Coordinated Operator Training
    By Graham Upton, Director of Business Development, Doron Precision Systems
Session V: Loading Techniques
  • Shovel Control Advancements
    By John Burant, Vice President Global Business Development, Flanders Electric
  • Shovel-Based Fragmentation Analysis of ROM to Improve Blast Planning
    By Tom BoBo, Director of Technical Sales & Marketing, Split Engineering; Petra Webb, Geologist I, ASARCO, LLC
  • The Use of Lighting Technology on Mobile Equipment
    By Tom Feldhusen, Senior Sales Manager, Phoenix Lighting
  • Hydraulic Excavator vs. Rope Shovel Performance
    By Rodion Andreev, Tim Joseph, John Sammut, and Mark Curley

Session I: Improving Operations

  • Improving Truck-and-Shovel Utilization with a Surge Feeder
  • The Critical Link Between Loader Productivity, Operator Performance and Mining Costs
  • Is Bigger Still Better? Considerations for Increasing the Size of Haulage Equipment
  • Optimizing Slope Angles with Controlled Blasting, Slope Monitoring and Good Communication

Session II: Haulage Strategies

  • Electromobility Solutions for Modern Haul Trucks
  • Can ‘Big Data’ Answer the Big Question: How Do My Haul Roads Perform?
  • Mine Haulage Simulation: A Tool Towards Managing Uncertainty
  • Bringing New Life to DC Haul Trucks with an AC Retrofit Package

Session III: Fleet Management

  • Adopting a People, Process and Technology Strategy to Drive Sustainable Workforce Optimization
  • Turning Erdenet’s Data into Dollars
  • How Big is Too Big?
  • Innovative Information Mining: Fleet Optimization

Session IV: Safety & Training

  • Human Fatigue and Impairment – Predicting, Detecting, and Mitigating
  • Improving Ingress/Egress Systems on Mobile Equipment
  • Coordinated Operator Training

Session V: Loading Techniques

  • Shovel Control Advancements
  • Shovel-Based Fragmentation Analysis of ROM to Improve Blast Planning
  • The Use of Lighting Technology on Mobile Equipment
  • Hydraulic Excavator vs. Rope Shovel Performance

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