LAURENTIAN UNIVERSITY Mining News

Mining in Five Dimensions

If you think that mining is a 3D problem, think again. Mining Innovation,  Rehabilitation and Applied Research  (MIRARCO) vice-president, Andrew  Dasys, says that several projects and  testings carried out since 2001 in the  Virtual Reality […]

New research cluster gathers great minds

By: Nick Stewart Armed with the common goal of pushing the innovation envelope, four of the leading research companies have officially come together under one Sudbury roof for the first time. Located on the fourth […]

GPS for underground operations – great potential for controlling block caves, saving trapped miners and machine automation

Today (June 10) at the MassMin conference in Lulea, Sweden, Greg Baiden of Laurentian University, Canada (also Chief Technology Officer of Penguin Automated Systems) presented on a newly developed Underground Positioning System (UPS). The UPS […]

GPS for underground operations – great potential for controlling block caves, saving trapped miners and machine automation

Today at the MassMin conference in Lulea, Sweden, Greg Baiden of Laurentian University, Canada (also Chief Technology Officer of Penguin Automated Systems) presented on a newly developed Underground Positioning System (UPS). The UPS has a […]