MINEGEM™ Underground Automation System Enhances Safety and Improves Operator Effectiveness, Demonstrates Commitment to Autonomous Mining

Caterpillar® is announcing the next generation of its underground automation system, MINEGEM™, designed to enhance safety and boost operator efficiency and effectiveness in underground mining operations. The system can also have a significant impact through increased machine availability, decreased operating costs and extended machine life. MINEGEM is Caterpillar’s first commercially available semi-autonomous system and completes one important element of the company’s strategy to develop and deploy a comprehensive suite of autonomous mining systems that address mining companies’ business needs….more at Cat.com