Category Archives: Technology

Fairbanks Scales announces new FB2550 weighing instrument

KANSAS CITY, MO — Fairbanks Scales Inc., the oldest scale company in the U.S. and the world’s leader in weighing equipment, announces the new and improved FB2550 instrument (the FB2558), which maintains an industry leading feature set while incorporating faster processing power, an updated operating system, and more memory. Up to five FB2558 instruments can […]

Caterpillar and FTP Solutions partner to boost mine network performance

Caterpillar and FTP Solutions have developed a cooperative agreement to deliver proactive monitoring and management of mining technology applications and the networks that these products depend on. FTP Solutions, based in Perth, Western Australia, currently offers products and services for monitoring and supporting site communications.

Caterpillar and Rio Tinto to retrofit Cat® trucks for autonomous operation at Marandoo Mine in Australia

Caterpillar and Rio Tinto have signed an agreement for retrofitting 19 Cat® 793F mining trucks for autonomous operation at the Marandoo iron ore mine in western Australia. Caterpillar will also install Cat Command for hauling software for operation of the autonomous fleet. The result of the agreement will be the first fleet of Cat autonomous […]

Casella Sets New Industry Standards with Latest Products

Casella debuts Airwave App for monitoring of dust and noise safety Casella sets new industry standards with the Airwave App, the only tool of its kind in the world providing remote access of noise dosimeters and personal air sampling pumps. Available for download on both Android and iOS devices, Casella’s latest products — including the […]