Canadian Mining Journal


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    Payload system bolsters mining fleet operations

    January 12, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Gold mining company Silver Lake Resources is now more efficiently managing its earthmoving fleet in Western Australia after implementing RCT’s Earthtrack information monitoring tool. RCT recently started up its EarthTrack Payload Management System on Silver Lake’s mixed fleet, which consists

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    Evolution Mining adopts RCT’s ControlMaster automation technology

    September 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Leading autonomous solutions specialist RCT has successfully commissioned mid-tier gold company Evolution Mining’s underground loader fleet with RCT’s proprietary ControlMaster automation technology. The project has transformed Evolution’s underground loader fleet away from its previous teleremote provider in favour of RCT’s

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    AUTOMATION: RCT to provide semi-autonomous solutions at Rothsay in Australia

    August 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Redpath Australia has selected RCT, a company specializing in autonomous solutions, as its technology partner at Silver Lake Resources’ development-stage Rothsay underground gold project. RCT will install its ControlMaster guidance automation technology, which features the company’s latest Auto

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    TRAINING: RCT launches webinar-based Product Skills program

    July 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT has launched an online version of its Product Skills training program – the webinar training is in addition to the company’s in-person instruction, which is delivered either through its worldwide offices or at mine sites. Participants can

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    DISTRIBUTION: RCT partners with US-based Reliable Industries

    July 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT, a company specializing in smart technology, has announced a partnership with Reliable Industries, a U.S.-based supplier of equipment and parts, to provide technology solutions for mobile equipment worldwide. As part of the partnership, RCT will manufacture its

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    DESIGN: RCT develops warning system for underground mine access

    June 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT, a company specializing in autonomous solutions, has fulfilled requests from mining clients and developed a warning system to prevent oversized equipment from getting stuck inside underground mining portals. Staff from RCT’s branch in Kalgoorlie in Western Australia

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    AUTOMATION: RCT automates K-series Caterpillar loader

    May 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT, a leader in the autonomous solutions space, has announced that it is the first independent technology provider to successfully automate Caterpillar’s recently released R1700K underground loader. The K-series is the latest iteration of Cat’s heavy equipment product

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    NETWORKS: Specialized Wi-Fi network supports mine operations

    April 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT Connect, a new specialized Wi-Fi network developed by RCT, is the first ever mining communications system created specifically to support all underground autonomous mining equipment. RCT Connect is truly flexible, designed to engage with any third-party systems

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    AUTOMATION: RCT commissions tele-remote mining fleet in Kazakhstan

    April 21, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    KAZAKHSTAN – RCT, a company specializing in autonomous solutions, has completed a customized tele-remote project at the Ridder underground Tishinsky copper mine in Kazakhstan. RCT’s ControlMaster Teleremote solution can be tailored to a mine’s site-specific requirements. RCT worked with the

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    AUTOMATION: RCT automates fleet in Burkina Faso

    April 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT, a leader in providing autonomous solutions, has executed a project with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) at the Siou underground gold mine in Burkina Faso. Earlier this year, RCT commissioned its ControlMaster guidance automation technology on two

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    AUTOMATION: RCT supports bulk handling operations

    February 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RCT, an autonomous solutions provider, has finalized a material handling project with Qube Bulk, a port logistics and infrastructure specialist, at the Whyalla Port in South Australia. In 2019, RCT installed and commissioned its ControlMaster line of sight

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    COMMUNICATIONS: RCT launches specialized underground Wi-Fi network

    January 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Autonomous solutions specialist RCT has released RCT Connect, the first digital Wi-Fi communications network designed specifically for machine automation and control in underground mining operations. The product is designed to be user friendly and portable and can be