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Europe's SIMS mining visits Colombia

Morgan Rody, senior project manager at Swedish mining equipment manufacturer Epiroc, wowed delegates at the annual congress of Colombia’s Mining Association (ACM) with the advances of Europe’s Sustainable Intelligent Mining Systems (SIMS) being developed under Horizon 2020, the biggest European Union Research and Innovation programme ever that involves some of the biggest names in European mining.

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Epiroc's Morgan Rody talks innovation

Arguably the most revolutionary development he discussed was the process control project being developed by ABB and Epiroc, which began as a virtual mine and has advanced to a digital twin.