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EY: Miners should focus on digitisation

Failing to constructively implement digital technology is the greatest risk facing miners over the next 12 months, according to consultant, EY.

Chris Cann

Chris Cann

Head of Aspermont Research & Intelligence

Mine Risk Management > Leadership

EY: Miners should focus on digitisation

Failing to constructively implement digital technology is the greatest risk facing miners over the next 12 months, according to consultant, EY.

EY: Miners should focus on digitisation

Understanding how to implement digital technologies represents both opportunity and risk

On the release of the firm's annual ‘Business risks facing metals and mining' report, EY global mining and metals advisory leader Paul Mitchell told Mining Journal while digital technology represented a "big opportunity", poor application of that technology could see miners damage existing operations in their rush to take advantage of the anticipated upside.