Wearable Technology to Enter the Mining Industry

North Vancouver, BC – VANDRICO SOLUTIONS INC. is pleased to announce that it has been engaged by Motion Metrics International Corp. to integrate their MetricsManager™ system into heads up display technology, such as Google Glass. This project is unique and aims at improving operational efficiency and safety.

Engineers at Vandrico will integrate the MetricsManager™ software platform into heads up display technology to create a real-time equipment management system. The system will be manageable directly on the device via voice control. Vandrico will also work with Motion Metrics to ensure continuous support and improvement of the product.

This project is a great advancement for the mining sector and the wearable technologies industry:

1- It introduces new industrial applications for heads up displays, such as Google Glass. This could revolutionize the way industrial companies manage equipment and safety on a worksite.
2- Savings on operating costs will become possible thanks to a constant hand-free control of workplace’s resources, operations and machinery.
3- The mining sector has recognized the potential of wearable technology in increasing efficiency and is now looking for actionable workplace applications.
4- Miners will have the opportunity to access industrial applications systems on wearable devices, and be among the first ones to take part in the growing trend.

For further information on wearable technology, please visit www.vandrico.com/database or contact Gonzalo Tudela.

About Vandrico Inc.
Vandrico Solutions Inc. specializes in research and development of applications for wearable devices. The Company provides solutions to industrial firms that aim at enhancing productivity and safety of their operations. Vandrico is actively developing applications for Google Glass and other wearable devices, focusing on adding value to the industrial sectors.

About Motion Metrics
Motion Metrics International is a leading technology development and commercialization company. Its advanced machine vision and sensor-based solutions use custom-designed hardware and software to address challenging problems in mining. These monitoring products enhance safety, productivity and connectivity of the customer operations and are currently deployed in more than 50 large surface mines around the globe.