Category Archives: Technology

Drones: Transforming stockpile volume measurement and topographic mapping

by Michael Singer, CEO DroneView Technologies As one of the nation’s leading service providers focused on precision Aerial Mapping, DroneView Technologies is regularly asked many questions about drones, cameras/sensors, photogrammetry software, ground control, accuracy, IT processing and storage, privacy, safety, regulation among many other topics.

Drone technology provides aggregates industry a number of producer benefits

by Jon M. Casey Drone technology has been a “buzz word” in the aggregates industry recently (pun intended) with more producers taking an interest in how these remote controlled units might benefit them at their facilities. Recently, at the Ohio Aggregates and Industrial Materials Association Annual Meeting and Trade Expo in Columbus, OH, Andy Willis, […]

Conveyor Belt Tracker Technology Improves Performance & Service Life

Neponset, IL  —  A global leader in bulk handling technology has introduced a more effective return belt tracking system that uses high quality materials for easier maintenance and a longer unit life. Building upon the standard crowned roller, the Martin® Roller Tracker™ from Martin Engineering uses a unique ribbed lagging made of durable polyurethane to […]