Category Archives: Technology

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.

Drones prove good fit for far-flung quarry inventory

by Peter Hildebrandt Early on in the history of one Texas company — Reece Albert — their executives realized they could better control a job site if they had their own material supplies and hot-mix plants. The firm later pursued the lease of San Angelo’s Willeke Hill and other quarries in the west Texas area. […]