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Leading the way on the journey to autonomy

Caterpillar recently began its third decade of developing technologies for the mining industry. But instead of looking back, the industry leader is looking ahead — with a vision of a mining process that is completely automated and a commitment to providing the solutions to take miners into the future.

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Caterpillar and Fortescue moving forward with expansion of autonomous truck fleet in Australia

Caterpillar and Fortescue Metals Group have reached agreement for the expansion of Cat® Command for hauling at Fortescue’s iron ore mines in Western Australia, which will include retrofitting approximately 100 Cat 793F and 789D and Komatsu 930E truck models.

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Autonomous loaders help mine prepare for expansion while continuing production

To advance a new mine phase without slowing production in a developed seam, an underground mine in Canada turned to technology — retrofitting an existing loader with autonomous technology to allow it to develop the mine ramp without an operator on board.

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Showcasing fatigue & distraction management technologies at MINExpo

Two of the most prominent topics at MINExpo 2016 — safety and technology — came together in the Caterpillar exhibit, which featured a number of technology products that help improve safety. One of the main topics centered around operator fatigue and distraction.

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Increasing productivity

What’s impacting productivity in your operation? Technology can help locate inefficiencies and identify opportunities for improvement

In today’s mining industry, companies are taking a closer look at their operations and finding ways to work more efficiently in order to keep operations profitable. One of the most impactful ways to accomplish this goal is to increase the productivity of machines, processes and people. And one of the most impactful ways to address these challenges is the use of technology.

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