Worldwide, mining companies are under increasing pressure to improve the performance and efficiency of their operations. The challenge emerges from fluctuating customer demand and shifting commodity prices. Keeping production costs down is a top priority to ensure profit margin can be maintained.
Increasingly, mining companies are coming to realize that better monitoring of the environment in which they are operating can have a significant, positive impact on the bottom line. By truly understanding what is happening across a facility, more informed decisions can be made about its operation.
Schauenburg environmental monitoring systems provides a proactive solution for early warning and continuous monitoring of environmental conditions.
The Schauenburg Environmental Monitoring system consists of 3 sub-systems, namely:
- Ventilation Monitoring System
- Fire Detection System
- Conveyor belt monitoring system
Data from various sensors deployed strategically, are routed to the control room and viewed on an industry standard SCADA MIMIC application, providing the user with a total Mine Wide monitoring and control system.