Canadian Mining Journal


  • Feature

    Unleashing innovation in mine planning

    May 4, 2021 by Lorrie Fava

    Mine planning is being transformed by recent advances in technologies, ranging from rugged devices in the field for monitoring equipment operation and scanning rock faces, to optimization software in the engineering office. The digital transformation sweeping the industry is enabling

  • News

    RPMGlobal introduces industry-first Hybrid Scheduling functionality

    March 30, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has introduced the next evolution of mine scheduling software with the latest release of its XPAC Solutions suite of scheduling products. The latest release includes speed and performance upgrades and functionality and architectural improvements designed to provide the user

  • News

    RPMGlobal receives SAP enterprise integration certification

    March 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has received SAP (systems applications and products in data processing) integration certification for its enterprise product offerings. According to the company, the certification speaks to its ongoing commitment to its SAP partnership and will provide the mining industry with

  • News

    RPMGlobal helps miners optimize demand chain in latest XECUTE release

    February 10, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has been working with miners worldwide to bridge the gap between operational planning and customer demand, and has taken this to a new level in the latest upgrade to its advanced mine scheduling software — XECUTE. XECUTE is RPMGlobal’s

  • News

    RPMGlobal kicks off 2021 with the first major sale of Strategic Design Optimizer

    January 14, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has announced that it has completed the first sale of its new parametric design product. the Strategic Design Optimizer (SDO) following successful beta testing. The company originally announced its intention to develop and release its new intelligent design solution

  • News

    RPMGlobal adds AI capabilities to intelligence platform

    December 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has expanded its optimization and artificial intelligence (AI) suite of technology solutions with the acquisition of Canada-headquartered IMAFS, an inventory optimization management software company,. With the closing of the acquisition, the company has added a cloud-delivered, inventory management and

  • News

    RPMGlobal transfers consulting and advisory head office to Toronto

    November 23, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal’s consulting and advisory head office has transferred from Denver to Toronto. The new Toronto head office is a key component of the company’s refreshed Americas business strategy, with the relocation of Avakash (Akoo) Patel, president of the Americas region

  • News

    RPMGlobal introduces scheduling, design tool for underground potash ops

    October 22, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RPMGlobal has released its newest integrated mine planning and scheduling product, specifically tailored for the underground potash industry. Underground Potash Solutions (UGPS) builds on XPAC Solutions’ 40-year history and delivers an integrated mine planning and scheduling package. Working closely with

  • News

    RPMGlobal upgrades AMT asset management product for maintenance cost budgeting

    October 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RPMGlobal has unveiled major functionality upgrades in the latest release of AMT, its dedicated asset lifecycle costing software, designed to accelerate the maintenance budget generation process for miners. In the release of AMT 8.21, improved maintenance budgeting integration is a

  • News

    RPMGlobal introduces Strategic Design Optimizer for underground metals operations

    September 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RPMGlobal has released an update to its Parametric Design suite of software products, that is tailored to the underground metals space: Strategic Design Optimizer (SDO). SDO is an innovative design application that combines the complex task of strategic optimized stope

  • News

    RPMGlobal bolsters coal scheduling solution with support for longwall mining

    September 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RPMGlobal has introduced longwall support to its Underground Coal Solutions (UGCS) software. UGCS is RPMGlobal’s scheduling package purpose-built for underground coal operations; the software already supported other mining methods, such as room and pillar. This latest release of UGCS introduces

  • News

    INTEROPERABILITY: RPMGlobal teams up with Australia’s Testlab to advance mining standards

    August 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RPMGlobal has partnered with the University of Western Australia’s (UWA) Energy and Resources Digital Interoperability Industry 4.0 (ERDi i4.0) Testlab and Enterprise Transformation Partners (ETP) to help advance standards-based interoperability for the mining industry. Under the partnership, RPMGlobal