Hexagon, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions, has announced the acquisition of Blast Movement Technologies (BMT) from RCF Jolimont Mining Innovation. BMT supplies a unique blast movement measurement technology to the global mining industry. BMT’s technology enables accurate delineation of ore boundaries after blasting in open pit mining. This enables miners to recover more ore, increasing efficiency and profitability.
“This is great news for Hexagon customers,” said Nick Hare, Hexagon’s Mining division COO. “The Blast Movement Technologies system is the only one of its type and generates significant profits for customers in every blast at over 120 open pit mines globally.