Canadian Mining Journal


Hexagon Mining


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    SAFETY: Hexagon introduces hazard alert feature, announces Proudfoot partnership

    June 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Hexagon’s Mining division, together with IDS GeoRadar, also a Hexagon company, has launched an industry-first platform, which integrates safety systems with radar-based slope stability hazards. This platform is part of the newly released HxGN MineProtect Collision Avoidance System (CAS)

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    SAFETY: IDS GeoRadar and Worldsensing launch mine monitoring system

    March 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EUROPE – Worldsensing and IDS GeoRadar, both in the monitoring technology space, cooperated to launch a comprehensive mine safety monitoring system. The integrated system will be the first in the world to offer surface, sub-surface and geospatial monitoring in a single

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    BLASTING: Hexagon acquires Blast Movement Technologies

    January 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Hexagon, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions, has announced the acquisition of Blast Movement Technologies (BMT) from RCF Jolimont Mining Innovation. BMT supplies a unique blast movement measurement technology to the global mining industry. BMT’s technology

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    SAFETY: Hexagon offers new early warning radar system for rock falls

    July 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, today announced IDS GeoRadar RockSpot, a radar system that fills a critical gap in the monitoring of natural and engineered slopes. The system detects, tracks, and analyzes the slightest movements from

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    SAFETY: Reverse Assist from Hexagon improves haulage safety

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Hexagon’s mining division has introduced HxGN MineOperate Reverse Assist, a high precision positioning application that guides truck operators with the optimum reversing path. Reverse Assist completes the division’s Operator Assist product suite. Inaccurate reversing maneuvers and costly collisions

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    SAFETY: Canadian coal miner signs deal with Hexagon

    February 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TUCSON, Ariz. –  Hexagon’s Mining division is pleased to announce a significant safety solution deal with Conuma Coal Resources. Conuma produces high quality metallurgical coal for use in the steel industry. The three-year subscription package will cover Conuma’s three mines

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    SOFTWARE: MineSight QAQC validates field samples

    October 22, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TUCSON, Arizona – Hexagon Mining has launched MineSight QAQC, a flexible, easy-to-use product to validate and determine the precision and accuracy of field samples. Field samples are arguably the most important part of the evaluation and design of a mine.