Fortescue Fosters A New Era Of Conveyor Monitoring



Conveyor systems play an integral role in almost all mining operations, carrying extracted materials from one location to another.

Their importance means that companies must ensure that conveyors are performing at optimum efficiency – a failure to do so can be costly.

Historically, mining companies have used paper-based systems that track and maintain the asset health of conveyors.

For Fortescue Metals Group conveyor specialist in asset management, Derek Moulton, the process could only be described as “cumbersome.”