eNews #22

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RCT launches specialised
underground WiFi network

"RCT Connect is specifically designed to ensure uninterrupted communication between the machine and operator regardless of location. Stable performance with low, consistent latency which ensures reliable communications between command inputs from the surface station and subsequent machine activities."
- Brendon Cullen, Product Manager Automation & Control

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Fleet management optimises
New Zealand dairy operation

"Dairyworks' shift supervisors said they were glad to no longer work with existing paper check sheets and they loved SmarTrack®'s real time notifications of machine impacts and check sheet issues. Their Dispatch Manager was impressed by the utilisation reporting at his finger tips and the ability to locate a truck anywhere on site from his smartphone."
- Stephen Fisher, South Island Forklifts Operations Manager

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Five tips for Logistics and Warehouse Managers

Senior Business Development Manager (Industrial), Grahame Don provides some helpful advice for managers in the materials handling industry to further optimise their operations:
1. Brand Agnostic Fleet Management
2. Manage Operator Access
3. Out-of-Service Reporting
4. GPS Zoning
5. Safety Devices

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Technology leading the way
at African diamond mine

"South Africa's Department of Mining Regulations prohibited any mining personnel to be in close proximity with the bench's toe. The Line-of-Sight technology meant equipment operators could stand at a safe distance in accordance with regulations and carry out their work as if they were sitting in the machine's cab."
- Mike Thomas, Business Development Manager (Africa)

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Automation tech supports port
bulk handling operation

RCT has finalised a project with port, logistics and infrastructure specialist Qube Bulk at the Whyalla Port in South Australia. RCT installed and commissioned its Line-of-Sight solution as well as a single camera Teleremote solution onto a Liebherr R920 Excavator.

"RCT carried out a great job and we are very happy with the performance overall." - Sean Walsh, Qube Whyalla Manager

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From our team...

"This is the best job I have had in Kalgoorlie in 10 years! Everyone can sink their teeth into their specific area of expertise which has a flow-on effect and makes work better for the rest of the organisation."
- Lori Clearwater, Parts Manager

"I have thoroughly enjoyed helping RCT grow from a small business in Kalgoorlie to a strong Australian company which successfully exports quality automation solutions to mines all over the world."
- Phil Goode, Commercial Executive

"I really enjoy seeing how our automation technology is being implemented by American mining companies to transform the way the industry works."
- Landon Lounsbury, Account Manager (USA)

Come see us! We're exhibiting at these upcoming events...
  • Underground Operators Conference | 25-27 March 2020 | Western Australia, Australia
  • Elko Mining Expo | 1-5 June 2020 | Nevada, USA
  • Canadian Mining Expo | 3-4 June 2020 | Ontario, Canada
  • MINExpo | 28-30 September 2020 | Nevada, USA
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