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Barrick's digital revolution

First is the noise, then a cloud of dust and then the beams of the headlights before a Caterpillar AD30 underground haul truck emerges from the decline into the Cortez Hills underground gold mine in Nevada with a load it has hauled some 2,000m from the bottom of the ramp. But whilst loaded, this truck has something missing: a driver.

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The digital revolution initially passed the mining by. Generally speaking, the way the sector operates mines has not changed for decades and its way of facing declining grades has been to increa...

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