Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, March 12,2020

Feature of the Week

A drone flight can record more topographical data in a day than a man surveying on foot for a week.  Read more
The additive manufacturing industry will witness excellent results in the market this year  Read more
Almost all industries have adopted IoT in recent years. Let's have a look at how IoT is helping the metals and mining industry.  Read more


By Sharon Gietl, VP-IT & CIO, The Doe Run Company  
If you’re in the metals and mining industry, like The Doe Run Company is, news that commodity prices have declined to lows not seen since late 2008 and early 2009 is not new.  Read more
By Supantha Banerjee, VP & CIO, PSC Metals  
Is it over yet? I ask this question often to my colleagues in the industry who have been waiting impatiently for the down cycle to end.  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Gerry Mitchell, President,   
Engineering quality satellite surveys of hundreds of square kilometres accurate to better than 15cms  Read more
By Michael Tsockallos, Managing Director & Business Development,   
Provides IT Strategy and deployment consulting and business process management services for organizations in asset intensive industry  Read more
By Stan Kenner, Chief Business Development Officer,   
QMC-EMI provides innovative structural solutions for the mobility industry to help their customers get their products to market faster. Established in 1959, QMC-EMI offer complete vertical integration of prototype and production capabilities to...  Read more

CXO Insights

By Randy Heffernan, VP, Palisade Corp  
High risk and high reward scenarios are inherent to the metals and mining industry. Projects are typically on a multi-billion-dollar scale,  Read more
By Dennis Gibson, Chief Technical Officer of Black & Veatch Mining  
Today’s mining industry has reason to be optimistic, with the global appetite for increased connectivity, mobility, smart infrastructure and low-emissions transportation driving demand for metal resources.  Read more