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  • Cybersecurity Virtual Forum Workshop Outcomes

    At the GMG Cybersecurity Virtual Forum, participants responded to questions regarding what cyber resiliency looks like in the new normal and what challenges need to be addressed. With hybrid work environments, use of equipment off-site, and newly set up remote operations, cybersecurity is more important…

  • The AI Horizon: Defining Mining Industry Priorities Workshop #2 Outcomes

    At the second AI Horizon: Defining Mining Industry Priorities workshop, participants expanded upon the priorities from the first workshop and identified which initiatives were the top priorities. Also identified were next steps for realizing these initiatives. Click below to view the workshop outcomes.

  • GMG Virtual Forum Series 2020

    For the remainder of 2020, GMG will be holding a series of themed virtual forums. These events will focus on topics that are of vital importance and value to the mining industry and will facilitate global collaboration. All are welcome to participate! To read more…

  • Resultados de Taller: Construyendo un Futuro Mejor: Desarrollando a las personas, procesos y tecnologías

    Los resultados del taller de GMG en español muestran lo que es importante para la industria minera latinoamericana y cuál debe ser el enfoque para construir un futuro mejor.

  • GMG Launches Industrial Comminution Efficiency (ICE) Sub-Committee

    The Industrial Comminution Efficiency (ICE) Working Group was established as one of GMG’s first working groups and is responsible for the publication of three guidelines in 2016. Since then, as the industry has identified a need for a broader mineral processing community, ICE has been…

  • GMG May-August 2020 Corporate Member Report Now Available

    GMG has published the May-August 2020 Corporate Member Report. This report will give an overview of ongoing projects, containing recent activity and next steps, as well as an overview of recent publications and resources, most notably the two most recently published GMG guidelines. Also provided…

  • The AI Horizon: Defining Mining Industry Priorities Workshop Outcomes

    Outcomes from the AI Horizon: Defining Mining Industry Priorities workshop highlight what the most important immediate actions and long-term goals are for AI. Click below to view the workshop outcomes.

  • Publication: Guideline for A Standardized Time Classification Framework for Mobile Equipment in Surface Mining: Operational Definitions, Time Usage Model, and Key Performance Indicators

    Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) publishes A Standardized Time Classification Framework for Mobile Equipment in Surface Mining August 31st 2020 The Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) has published A Standardized Time Classification Framework for Mobile Equipment in Surface Mining: Operational Definitions, Time Usage Model, and…

  • Digital Twin: Technology Transformation in Mining Outcomes

    Outcomes from the Digital Twin: Technology Transformation in Mining workshop highlight the need for industry collaboration on improving data quality, format standardization, interoperability, and change management. Most notably there is a need for a framework to allow for common language for describing digital twin technology….

  • Publication: GMG Guideline for Applying Functional Safety to Autonomous Systems in Mining

    August 18, 2020 The Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) has published the Guideline for Applying Functional Safety to Autonomous Systems in Mining. This guideline provides a common approach to applying functional safety to autonomous systems and references international standards within the context of the mining…

  • COVID-19 Response & Return to Work Portal

    As companies undergo returning to work and resuming operations, health and safety considerations are more important than ever. To help with strategies, GMG has put together a resource portal covering practices from companies and organizations, including physical distancing and hygiene practices, employee well-being, technologies, processes,…

  • GMG To Hold Spanish-Speaking Event This August

    On August 25th, GMG will be hosting an event, bringing together the Spanish speaking mining industry for discussions on the pressing topics of today’s industry. Rapid change in technology has created the need for continuous collaboration on autonomous systems and AI in mining, as well…

  • Publication: Mining Response to COVID-19: Achieving the Impossible through Collaboration, insights from the GMG 2020 Leadership Summit

    The mining industry’s response to the global pandemic has been successful by focussing on opportunities for positive change and innovation. The best practices, lessons learned, and strategies shared by industry leaders have defined some key priorities around enabling remote work, planning for a successful return…

  • Workforce of the Future Workshop Outcomes

    The focus of the GMG Workforce of the Future workshops on June 25th and July 8th of 2020 was to define challenges and strategies regarding the changing nature of jobs, skills shifts, and community, social, and environmental impacts as the mining industry undergoes technological changes…

  • Climate Action Workshop Outcomes

    The focus of the GMG Climate Action workshops on June 17th and July 7th of 2020 was to define challenges and strategies regarding sustainability, renewable energy, and green technologies in mining. The results from brainstorming sessions will inform the focus of a potential future Working…

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