While standards and other guidance documents exist that cover various aspects of autonomous systems, there is a need for an up-to-date, broad resource that identifies the key considerations and common practices at all stages and for all stakeholders in the implementation process.
Using this guideline, mining companies at various stages on the implementation journey can understand their maturity level, define their path forward, identify where to seek additional guidance and information and build confidence in the technology.
Provide a common resource or playbook for mining companies to implement autonomous systems through the lens of where technology is today and with the expectation that it will evolve rapidly in the future
Identify the benefits and risks of autonomous mining enabling informed decision making
Assist with communications between key stakeholders
Health and safety
Workforce, community, and social impact
Operational readiness and deployment considerations including mine planning and design, IT and communications infrastructure and architecture, engineering design management, and deployment and commissioning
This guideline revision is in the content generation stage, and there are collaboration opportunities in writing, reviewing, and revising. Fill out the form below and we’ll be in touch with more details!