Blog

Archive for Surface Mining

3D-P Deploys Asset Health at North American Coal’s Sabine Mine

3D-P and iVolve recently completed the initial implementation of a scalable, affordable, open platform asset health solution at the North American Coal’s Sabine Mine, located in Hallsville, Texas. With 5 Kress Coal Haulers running, the Sabine Mine was looking for an affordable asset health solution that would provide them with real-time maintenance information and the necessary […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Mining Technology Solutions, News, Surface Mining

Leave a Comment (0) →

Endpoint Manager 1.4.1 and Firmware Updates Released

Endpoint Manager 1.4.1 and Firmware Updates Released

3D‐P, a leading provider of technology products for the mining industry, is pleased to announce the release of Endpoint Manager 1.4.1 along with the latest firmware releases for the Intelligent Endpoint line. Endpoint Manager is a software utility that allows administrators to quickly and cost-effectively manage their Intelligent Endpoint™ (IEP) network from a central location.  […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Mining Technology Solutions, Recommended, Surface Mining, Technology Solutions

Leave a Comment (0) →

A Modern Look at Mining Technology

By Mal Jones, 3D-P’s  AsiaPac  Sales Manager Many current pieces of mining equipment weren’t designed with modern networks in mind, so they all speak different languages. When critical information, such as GPS, slope monitoring, dispatching, dewatering, safety, machine health, etc. can’t be exchanged, efficiency, productivity, and safety are impacted. 3D-P solves these problems with the Intelligent Endpoint™ […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Mining Technology Solutions, Surface Mining, Technology Solutions

Leave a Comment (0) →

Largest Gold Producer in the Northern Hemisphere Replaced Modular Network with 3D-P Open Source 802.11n Wireless Network.

This Conversion Resulted in 99% Up-Time. Press Release: Calgary, Alberta, Canada – April 25, 2012:  3D-P, the leading resource for technologically-advanced onboard open-sourced computing platforms and wireless networks, announced today a successful deployment of 802.11n wireless network at a Canadian-based gold mining company. This is the first successful deployment of its kind in a surface […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Mining Technology Solutions, Surface Mining, Technology Solutions

Leave a Comment (0) →

Technology Leapfrog

By Hugo Untiveros, Latin American Sales What to choose? While today’s technology changes very fast and allows more flexibility when interacting with different players; what and when to pick the technology is the key. However, most of the time choosing the right technology is a task that cannot be accomplished alone or at least without […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Surface Mining, Technology Solutions

Leave a Comment (0) →

Taking a Lesson from Corporate IT: Overcoming Technology Creep

Open-Pit or Surface Mines By Sean McClary Not long ago a typical surface mine needed very little in terms of data across a wireless network. Fast forward to today and that same mine may need 10 or 20 times the wireless network throughput. Unfortunately, many mines have never addressed the need at the wireless infrastructure […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Surface Mining, Technology Solutions

Leave a Comment (1) →