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eNews #14

14 May 2018
Bespoke solution a world-first at El Teniente mine “Productivity and safety can go hand-in-hand. We have a precious treasure waiting to be extracted from the muddy water, and we are now on the right path thanks to RCT’s Automation [Teleremote and Guidance].” – El Teniente Mine’s Innovation and Development Project Manager, Pablo Gándara Read more… Read More
eNews #13

30 November 2017
A world first at Roy Hill Roy Hill’s multi-billion-dollar iron ore project is now home to the first dynamic multiple Geofence package to have been successfully interfaced to fixed and mobile asset elements within the boundaries of the Coarse Ore Stockpile (COS), and RCT is proud to have played a big part in this momentous… Read More
eNews #12

29 September 2017
RCT completes custom civil contracting job in the US RCT Custom’s team installed its automation solutions on four of Ziegler’s CAT machines for Western Contracting Corporation’s work at Fort Wingate Depot Activity. “With no prior remote control experience, my operators embraced the opportunity; quickly adapting to the new technology and the transition to remote control.” – Western… Read More
eNews #11

11 August 2017
The digital revolution continues The study by Accenture found that four out of five mining and metals companies expect to increase their spending on digital technologies over the next three years with 54% of executives agreeing that the biggest slice of expenditure will be in the area of robotics and automation. Read more Automation driving… Read More
eNews #10

8 June 2017
RCT’s very own Champion of Innovation RCT’s Founder Bob Muirhead was awarded Champion of Innovation for 2017 at the Austmine Industry Leader’s Dinner and Awards Dinner held at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre recently. The prestigious award is Austmine’s acknowledgement of individuals who have pioneered and championed innovation to help make the mining industry what… Read More
eNews #9

2 March 2017
Increasing productivity with Smart Technology at Porgera Gold Mine Known as one of the world’s top ten producing gold mines, the underground team’s aim was to transport an extra 30,000 tonnes of underground ore at 6.6g/t equating to about US$8 million in extra earnings per year. “The introduction of Guidance technology resulted in an immediate… Read More
eNews #8

22 December 2016
Christmas message from the CEO With Christmas now upon us and the New Year just around the corner, RCT’s Executive Director and CEO Brett White reflects on the year that was as well as passing on his wishes to everyone at RCT and its valued clients across the globe! Read full message RCT takes out… Read More
eNews #7

25 October 2016
Record tonnages achieved (Tritton Mine Site case study) Familiar with RCT systems, which have successfully been used throughout the mine, the site chose to implement additional RCT Smart Technology to solve the issue at hand. “We are very happy with the improvements being made in tonnages by using RCT’s solution, with between 12,000 and 15,000… Read More
eNews #6

14 September 2016
The impossible made possible with custom technology Alliance Resources Partners chose to remote two dozers at its River View Coal mine in Uniontown, Kentucky in order to adhere to Mine Safety and Health Administration’s new regulations. RCT has a reputation for being able to adapt its technology to ANY MACHINE, and was keen to rise… Read More
eNews #5

9 June 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 –… Read More
eNews #4

10 February 2016
Remote Control CAT D6T in the United States of America Based on the requirement of a USA mine operation, RCT have implemented its ControlMaster® Remote Dozer System. After witnessing the testing and commissioning of the remote controlled dozer, the Mine Manager stated that it was the most practical and best solution moving forward, and praised… Read More
eNews #3

2 December 2015
Technology and Innovation at Gold Fields St Ives Time to watch: 4:32 min RCT’s long standing relationship with Gold Fields saw the parties recently collaborate to address production bottlenecks through the implementation of RCT technology and increase production output and worker safety. RCT’s ControlMaster® Surface Solution was commissioned where St Ives could operate remotely from… Read More
eNews #2

5 August 2015
Codelco, Hexagon Mining and RCT form strategic alliance for customised and innovative solutions A customised solution to help Codelco meet operating requirements – to create a safer environment for employees and considerably reduce shutdown time from extreme weather – was achieved by building trust, leveraging skills and co-operating to achieve a successful outcome. Read full… Read More
eNews #1

13 May 2015
New website User-friendly navigation, interact with our products, latest information together with a fresh new look… we hope you enjoy exploring Stage 1… the best is yet to come! Read more The RCT brand RCT employees were given three RCT brand versions to vote on, and we’re pleased to share our new look. We believe this reflects… Read More