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April 28, 2017

By miners for miners: new made-in-Barrick app makes maintenance a snap

The app helps maintenance technicians execute work more efficiently, order parts and communicate issues through work tablets

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April 20, 2017

Ordering parts as easy as ordering pizza

Digital tool saves time, helps planned shutdown come in on target

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April 13, 2017

Tele-remote and co-piloting system makes waves underground

The underground tele-remote system being piloted on a couple of loading vehicles at Barrick’s Cortez Hills Underground mine in Nevada recently scooped the first of many ore buckets—operated by a miner in a specialized chair from the surface. The project is part of Barrick’s digital transformation, and these scoops were part of the commissioning process for the first automated loader on site.“I’ve watched a million YouTube videos of it just to see what it looks...

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April 05, 2017

Building Barrick’s big data infrastructure

Where we’re going, we won’t need roads

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March 28, 2017

Innovation and sustainability take the spotlight at PDAC 2017

Barrick experts joined industry peers at the largest forum of ideas in the mining world, where innovation and sustainability topped the agenda.

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March 15, 2017

Barrick hosts its first hackathon

Innovators convene to build prototypes that address two key Barrick challenges

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March 09, 2017

Sprinting to success

The agile method connects our in-house app developers with our mine operators to build, test, and refine new digital products that our people will actually want to use

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March 03, 2017

New app aims to alleviate major miner frustrations

Barrick’s Digital Transformation team has been working on a solution that combines several existing technologies, but uses them in a novel way

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