eNews #5

June 9, 2016

Independent navigation without operator engagement

The demand for technology is increasing and in response, RCT has released its latest automation solution – ControlMaster® Independent Guidance.

The only input required from the operator is the press of a button to activate the system. From there the machine is able to navigate itself to the destination – unassisted!

Time to watch – 1:55 min


Explore Independent Guidance web page

RCT establish new office in North America

RCT’s North American team have been busy establishing its new office in Utah. “RCT is committed to the US and Canadian markets and creating a base in the region was crucial to support our clients and partners,” said Lyle Hobbs, RCT’s VP Business Development – North America. This fully equipped facility is now RCT’s North American headquarters, dedicated to better service the region… stay tuned for more news on RCT Global in North America.


Phase 1: Surface Teleremote for a silver and lead mine

The mine operator wanted to reduce Diesel Particulate Matter (DPM) exposure as well as employees’ exposure to noise and dust on site.

In order to remove employees from a potentially hazardous situation, RCT installed its ControlMaster® Surface Teleremote solution at the mine’s facility; allowing the underground loaders to be controlled from the safety of a unit on the surface of the mine.

Read full case study


MiningWorld Russia deemed a great success

“The overall vibe of the exhibition was exciting; all the visitors were really positive and well-receptive of our products and who we are as a business.”
– Dave Holman, RCT Product Manager

Read full post-event review


Delving deeper into the Canadian market

The RCT team were on hand to answer questions about the current product range on display which are significantly changing the way in which mining companies operate.

Lyle Hobbs said CIM 2016 Expo was a pre-eminent show for the Canadian mining industry.

“It was a great opportunity to connect with product users as well as existing and potential partners,” he said.

Read full post-event

A first for China: RCT Technology makes mining safer at Eldorado Gold's White Mountain Mine

RCT joined forces with Canadian-based Eldorado Gold to deliver a solution that helps minimise the risks associated with loader operations at Eldorado’s White Mountain Mine
in China.

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We will be exhibiting at these upcoming events...

RCT booth number S25 // July 13 -16, 2016 // Lima, Perú // More information

RCT booth number 27841 (south hall) // September 26 – 28, 2016 // Las Vegas, USA // More information

ControlMaster® - Gold mine success

The gold producer incorporated the use of RCT Smart Technology, which has contributed to its success today. It is one of the few gold miners to pay a dividend in recent times.

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Teleremote upgrade to boost iron ore mine productivity

The overall success of ControlMaster® Line-of-Sight operation during the early stages of the mining project prompted the upgrade to ControlMaster® Teleremote.

Read full announcement



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