Skycatch Partners with Dwyka to Provide Mining Solutions in South Africa
17.11.2021 Construction | DJI | Drones | Partners | Skycatch | Software | Edge1 | Mining | Reseller | Mining Innovation | Mining Safety | Skycatch Vision Engine |
Skycatch is proud to announce our new channel partnership with Dwyka Mining Services, a leading mining solutions provider headquartered in South Africa.Continue reading
Skycatch Partners with FEDS on Mining Technology in the Middle East
10.11.2021 Construction | DJI | Drones | Partners | Skycatch | Software | Mining Safety | Reseller | Mining Innovation | Mining | M300RTK | High Precision Package |
Skycatch is proud to announce a new reselling agreement with FEDS / The Drone Center for the Middle East.Continue reading
Latest Innovations. Familiar Faces. A Great MINExpo 2021.
24.09.2021 Mine expo | Trade Show |
Scorching temperatures and travel challenges were no match for the 20,000 attendees who gathered in Las Vegas last week for MINExpo 2021.Continue reading
Is Your Pre-Travel Checklist for MINExpo 2021 Complete?
08.09.2021 Mine expo | Trade Show |
Don’t worry, the Skycatch team has a lot planned for this event!Continue reading
The Impact of Drone Tech on Sustainability
10.08.2021 Drones | Mining Drones | Sustainability | Sustainability In The Mining Industry | Net-Zero Carbon Emissions | Benefits Of Drones In Mining |
Mining and the push to build a sustainable future are inextricably linked.Continue reading
Drone Photogrammetry vs. Lidar –Which is Most Suitable for Your Mine?
06.08.2021 DJI | Drones | Terrestrial LiDAR Scans | Mining Drones | Photogrammetry | M300RTK | P1 Camera | L1 LiDAR Sensor |
Drone photogrammetry, in particular, is fantastic for stockpile management, general survey and highwall mining because it allows for more accurate calculations, greater efficiency, and increased profits.Continue reading
Experts Discuss Tailings and Innovative Monitoring Technologies
20.07.2021 3DMapping | Computer Vision | Drones | UAV | Unmanned Aerial Vehicle | Mining | Webinar | Drone Capture | 3D Data | Geotechnical Engineers | Mining Innovation | Tailings Dams | Drone Data | UAV Data | Geotech | Mining Safety | Mining Drones | Tailings Storage Facility | Environment | Sustainability | Low Impact Mining | Mining Waste | TSF | Tailings |
Huge thanks to Antonio Caires, Henrique Alves, and Sean Hinchberger for contributing to such a dynamic and informative discussion. With over 50 years’ experience between them, we had a lot to learn from their insights related to current trends as well as developing technologies that could make TSFs safer, more secure, and more sustainable going forwards.Continue reading
How is High Precision 3D Data Improving Mining Workflows?
17.06.2021 Computer Vision | High-Accuracy | Survey | Unmanned Aerial Vehicle | Mining | Terrestrial LiDAR Scans | Highwall Scanning | Automation | Highwall Mining | Geologists | Geotechnical Engineers | Mining Innovation | Drone Data | UAV Data | Highwall Mapping | Mining Safety | Laser Scanners | Pit Design | Highwall Safety | Mine Survey | Computer Vision Software | Coal Mines | 3DMapping | GIS | Webinar | Reality Capture |
Huge thanks to Chris Lane and Melissa Newton from Teck Resources, and Andy Jansen from Nevada Gold Mines for sharing their experiences.Continue reading
Mitigating Mining’s Environmental Impact With Technology
03.06.2021 Mining | Drone Capture | 3D Data | Mining Innovation | Tailings Dams | Drone Data | Mining Safety | Mining Drones | Tailings Storage Facility | Environment | Sustainability | Mining Waste | Tailings |
Traditionally, tailings dam monitoring has been a tedious, manual process with mixed results. Mine operators bore holes along the dam surrounding the tailings storage facility (TSF), then periodically visited those spots to take measurements.Continue reading
How Deployment of High Accuracy Drones Makes Surface Mining Safer
18.05.2021 3DMapping | 3D Data | Aerial Maps | Computer Vision | High-Accuracy | Safety | UAV | Unmanned Aerial Vehicle | AI | Mining | Aerial Data | Reality Capture | Open Pit Mines | Highwall Scanning | Automation | Drone Capture | Highwall Mapping | Highwall Mining | Mining Innovation | Mine Surveyors | Tailings Dams | Stockpile Measurement | Drone Data | UAV Data | Mining Software | Mining Drones | Skycatch Vision Engine | Highwall Safety | Mine Survey | Tailings Storage Facility | Tailings | TSF | Computer Vision Software |
Drones are no longer "a nice to have" option at an open-pit mining site. They have become a necessity to explore and survey land, assist with drill and blast planning, measure stockpiles and capture data from vast highwall mining sites.Continue reading