MAPTEK Mining News

Q&A with Maptek and its open-pit scheduling software

Maptek Evolution, which was relaunched this month, is mine planning software that reduces a mine's costs by producing optimal medium and long term operating schedules. Robert Slade, Maptek's senior vice president of sales and marketing, […]

Mine surveys in less than half the time with Maptek mobile scanning

Experience proves that mobile scanning takes half the time of laser scanning using tripod setup. This is on top of the 8-10 times improvement that laser scanning already delivers over traditional survey methods, according to 3D laser scanner developer Maptek.

Barrick selects Maptek™ technology for Pascua-Lama project

Barrick has selected the Maptek Vulcan™ mine planning and scheduling tools for implementation at the new Pascua-Lama project in South America. The open pit gold–silver project, straddling the border between Chile and Argentina, is the […]

Maptek founder named Innovation Hero

Maptek founder and chairman Dr Bob Johnson was recently named as an Innovation Hero by Sydney University's Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering. Johnson pioneered and commercialised technology that has significantly benefited the mining, engineering and […]

Maptek, PCS Mobile and Xplore Technologies help mining students gain skills

Maptek, PCS Mobile and Xplore Technologies help mining students gain skills Mining technology provider MaptekTM has linked the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSM&T) with PCS Mobile and Xplore Technologies to supply 3 […]

Maptek introduces the I-Site 8800 laser scanner

The I-Site 8800 is the new generation of long range laser scanners, capturing survey data from 2.5 m up to 2000 m. The fully integrated 70 mega pixel camera allows panoramic colour imagery to be […]

Maptek™ raises more than $12,000 for Make-A-Wish

In November 2009, the Denver Maptek office donated more than $12,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Colorado. Employees participated in a "Growvember" contest, which encourages male participants to grow the best beard while raising money. […]

Maptek, Runge and AMIRA making more mining moves

Space is too tight to include everything in our annual software focus in IM November. As a result, this news has been collected from the cutting room floor. News includes Maptek VulcanTM and Maptek I-SiteTM being selected by consultants AMEC for several of its sites in the Americas, whilst the company has also launched Vulcan [...]

Newmont selects Maptek™ technology to enhance performance

Newmont Mining Corporation has selected the Maptek MineSuiteTM Production Management Information System for implementation at their Leeville and Midas underground gold operations in Nevada, USA. MineSuite will fulfil Newmont's key requirements for increased productivity and […]

Maptek MinLog partnership strengthens MineSuite capability

MaptekTM has entered into a strategic partnership with fleet management and management information systems specialist MinLog. This will provide a greater global marketing, delivery and support capability as well as deliver enhanced product functionality to […]

Maptek Tells Story of Innovation with a New Corporate Identity

30 September 2008- Maptek, a global leader in mining software, services and solutions, is introducing a new corporate identity that will unify all of its products and services under one umbrella. Maptek is the maker […]

Maptek recognised as Top 10 company

Maptek has been named one of the 10 best companies to work for in Colorado, in a survey sponsored by Colorado Biz magazine. Employees answered questions online about job satisfaction, relationships with managers and coworkers, […]