After nearly 15 years of using training solutions from Immersive Technologies, Indonesian based PT Pamapersada Nusantara (PAMA) has furthered their investment with the addition of seven new haul truck simulator modules to extend the capability of their eight existing Advanced Equipment Simulators. The investment is an upgrade to their current simulator portfolio and aligns with their integrated simulation training standard operating procedures.
Simulators from Immersive Technologies preparing operators to remotely operate semi-autonomous underground LHDs
Command for Underground automates the tramming and dumping component of an underground loader’s load-haul-dump cycle. The operator has the ability to control the machine from an office or remote location away from the hazards of the underground mine. One or more machines can be controlled at once, enhancing operator safety and optimizing production between multiple machines.
Immersive Technologies and Simtars team up in strategic development of safety training solutions for the resource sector
The partnership is a strong strategic fit, leveraging the two companies experience and respective strengths in the health and safety, virtual reality, simulator and training markets.
Simulators from Immersive Technologies increasing opportunities for the female workforce at PT Freeport Indonesia
Trainees are given 10 hours of classroom training, followed by 20 hours in the LHD R1600G IM360 simulator. After completion, they conduct a further 20 hours of training within the Immersive Technologies’ Command for Underground simulator where they advance to practical training and evaluation.
Immersive Technologies says investment in its Underground solutions by mining companies and contractors has rapidly grown since the release of the IM360 simulator.
At an accelerating rate, Mexican mines are taking advantage of advanced simulation technology along with skilled people and proven process, from Immersive Technologies, to optimize their equipment operator workforce.
Phosagro chose for its operators to be trained on an IM360 Advanced Equipment Simulator. Apatit is the world’s largest producer of high-grade phosphate ore and Russia’s only producer of nepheline concentrate.
Developed using expertise and data gained through working with 270 mining operations globally, Immersive Technologies will launch three brand new Simulators targeted at delivering even greater business improvement to their customers.
In partnership with mine management teams across Australia, North America, Latin America, Africa, Europe and Asia Immersive has delivered dozens of Continuous Improvement (CI) projects that have helped miners control costs, lift productivity and maintain safety standards.
Rio Tinto Marandoo improves haul truck reliability and productivity winning Immersive Technologies’ 2015 Business Improvement Award
The annual recognition for mining companies using simulation for operator training and business improvement from Immersive Technologies was awarded to Australia’s Rio Tinto Marandoo. The award recognizes the achievements of mine sites focused on improving operational safety, efficiency and productivity through strategic and focused simulator based training initiatives.
Underground mining business surges for Immersive Technologies with ten new simulators in development and more underway
Underground sales for Immersive Technologies’ equipment simulators have seen a recent surge leading to the development of 10 new underground simulator machine types.
Russian miners are investing in ways to mine safer and more productively.
Immersive Technologies has released details on improvements their customers are achieving in Western Australia. Among the results reported are improvements in cycle times, production, time between machine failure and savings in training time.
Anglo American Utilizing Immersive Technologies’ Managed Services to Improve Performance at Los Bronces Mine
Immersive Technologies has over 80% market share of the high fidelity training simulator in the mining industry with over 930 simulator modules deployed and has achieved quantifiable results to date in partnership with Anglo American's Los Bronces.
Immersive Technologies, the global leader in mining equipment simulators, has announced they are launching a dedicated Learning Systems business unit to service resource companies globally.
Thriveni Earthmovers, a fast growing Indian mining service provider, has advanced their training program with the introduction of PRO3-B Advanced Equipment Simulators from Immersive Technologies.
Steep declines in the price of coal have created an emphasis for existing operators to boost their productivity. A recent simulator based training initiative by an underground coal mine in the eastern region of the United States aimed at Continuous Miner Operators led to nearly one million dollars in production improvements in just 90 days.
Global technology leaders in the mine equipment training and advanced mobile-machine control fields have joined forces to deliver a unique remote control training solution designed to improve mine safety and profitability
It’s one of the biggest challenges facing mine sites today, “how can we increase productivity without compromising safety or increasing cost?”
Everyday thousands of operators across the world begin their shift by assessing and responding to equipment issues before they begin operations but how can mine sites be sure pre-start inspections are properly completed and that safety, machine uptime and maintenance costs have not been compromised?
Immersive Technologies Provides Fully Staffed On-Site Training Solution at Large Copper Mine in Chile
Immersive Technologies, the global leader in operator workforce development solutions for mining announced today that a major multinational mining company has chosen to integrate a fully staffed on-site training solution at one of its mines near Santiago, Chile.
Immersive Technologies works closely with mining operations and equipment manufacturers to solve real mining industry problems in areas of safety, productivity, reactive maintenance and the availability of skilled equipment operators.
Immersive Technologies Delivers World’s First Simulation Based Training Solution for Autonomous Mining to Codelco's Gabriela Mistral Copper Mine
A major challenge in the adoption of automation is people, or more specifically the re-shaping of a mining operation’s workforce to thinking and working differently. This is a key obstacle in the path of successful deployment and operation of autonomous mining systems.
Komatsu Dealer, Road Machinery, to Deliver Better Mobile Equipment Performance for Mining Customers through Simulator Training
... “equipment performance and machine uptime are critical business drivers for all mine operations and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).
This cooperation provides value to our customers as it enables us to develop more competitive products, and contributes to the safety of the operators and other personnel on site.