Top 20 Metals & Mining Technology Solution Companies - 2015

When we think about Metals and Mining Industry, the first few things that we visualize in our mind are large trucks, big mines, heavy machinery combined with boilers, furnaces, and men in heavy protective gears. In contrast to this, the imagery of IT industry seems very sophisticated - AC rooms, well-dressed, employees sitting in front of shiny screens, and working. The relationship of IT and Mining industry is not made in heaven for sure. There are companies dedicatedly working to bring these two opposites into a strong bonding that is mutually beneficial and long lasting. The advancement in the IT industry, particularly in the area of Cloud, Wireless technology, Internet of Things and low power devices has enabled IT industry to provide services and products to Mining industry. These are aimed at optimizing productivity, minimizing the damage of assets, creating a safer work environment, and reducing and mitigating risks.

These technological solution providers have enabled the Mining companies to remain viable by furnishing products such as ERP focused on workforce management which overcomes the challenges faced by Mining companies in terms of training and managing an effective work force. But these solutions are not limited to front office management. For an effective mining sequence, it is important to have an action plan before drilling holes or excavating rocks. The software vendors have designed software to design, analyze, load and time underground long hole blasts.

In our selection, we looked at vendor’s capability to provide the technology solutions to Mining Industry, keeping a strong focus on how they address their customer’s occupational health, safety and environmental concerns. A distinguished panel of CEOs, CIOs, CMOs, VCs, analysts, and the CIO Review editorial board has selected top players from over three hundred companies.

We present to you CIOReview’s Most Promising Metals and Mining Technology Solutions Providers.

    Top Metals & Mining Technology Solution Companies

  • 1

    INX Software provides a wide-ranging view of the workforce and powerful tools for managing logistics, safety, competency, compliance, and procedures.

  • 2

    Provider of innovative software, hardware and services for global mining industry.

  • 3

    MineSight is a comprehensive modeling and mine planning platform, delivering integrated solutions for exploration, modeling, design, scheduling, and operation.

  • 4

    Robust mine planning software for easy and successful mining operations.

  • 5

    Providing wireless sensing products and solutions, which increase productivity,lower operating costs, reduce risk, and optimize asset management.

  • 6

    AssetPoint

    AssetPoint

    Provider of Computerized Maintenance Management Software /Enterprise Asset Management software (CMMS / EAM) solutions for companies.

  • 7

    Carlson

    Carlson

    Offers the complete suite of solutions, across the disciplines of data collection, surveying, engineering design and drafting, mine planning and modeling, construction estimation and machine control.

  • 8

    Centric Mining Systems

    Centric Mining Systems

    Centric is the enterprise solutions software of choice for mining operations around the globe.

  • 9

    Datamine

    Datamine

    Provider of mining software technology and services that are required to plan, manage and optimise mining operations.

  • 10

    InEight

    InEight

    Provider of technology solutions for the construction and engineering industry, offering a full suite of data visualization tools.

  • 11

    Intelex

    Intelex

    Intelex offers a library of software applications that enable you to capture, track and report on essential corporate data.

  • 12

    Minemax

    Minemax

    Covers the whole spectrum of strategic and operational mine planning,to achieve production requirements, maximize resource utilization, and optimize business value.

  • 13

    MISOM Technologies

    MISOM Technologies

    Miscom is an integrated information technology and mine operations product design firm.

  • 14

    Modular Mining Systems

    Modular Mining Systems

    Provides open pit and underground mining customers worldwide with field-proven products that enhance productivity, safety and equipment availability and utilization.

  • 15

    Motion Metrics

    Motion Metrics

    Specialized in developing advanced monitoring solutions designed to improve safety, efficiency, and productivity in mining.

  • 16

    Mtell

    Mtell

    Provider of software solutions for managing the health of industrial equipment.

  • 17

    Nexus Global

    Nexus Global

    A global asset performance management consulting company that has been offering customized, comprehensive solutions to organizations

  • 18

    Optym

    Optym

    Optym develops advanced analytical solutions for the transportation and logistics industry Trucking, Airlines, Business Intelligence, Simulation, Analytics,and Mining.

  • 19

    Rajant Corporation

    Rajant Corporation

    Rajant's Wireless solutions provide networks for Military, Mining, Oil & Gas, Homeland Security, First Responders, Telecommunications Service Providers and Public Safety.

  • 20

    Threedify

    Threedify

    Provider of mining software solutions for 3D geological modelling, mine planning, design and scheduling, as well as open pit mine or underground stope optimization.

  • 21

    WipWare

    WipWare

    Designs and manufactures industry leading photoanalysis software and hardware that offers real-time analysis of materials in the field, laboratory, on-line production settings for underground and surface mining, quarries, aggregate production, forestry, and coal industries.