IBM Mining News

Volkswagen Group joins responsible sourcing network

Joining the collaboration will enable the Volkswagen Group to gain greater insight into the provenance of cobalt used in lithium-ion batteries.

IBM and Sandvik launch solution that tracks mining equipment performance

The companies say that their OptiMine Analytics technology is particularly useful when it comes to dealing with failing equipment and regular maintenance.

Can blockchain help drive miners' bottom line?

“Mining is the slowest industry to adapt to new technology.”

IBM steps up efforts to help miners improve health and safety records

The company is working with several wearable technology providers so companies can monitor biometric and environmental data to identify whether employees are experiencing dangers or risk, beyond a equipment failure.

MineHub and IBM to introduce global mining and metals supply chain solution with blockchain

The first use case will manage concentrate from Goldcorp’s Penasquito mine in Mexico.

Goldcorp and IBM find way to improve predictability for gold mineralization

The companies launched 'IBM Exploration with Watson' in Canada.