Categories for Business Management

22 May 2019 - Industry News, Event News, Business Management

Digital effectiveness: how data plays a part today and into the future

Digital effectiveness continues to be a major focus in the mining and exploration industry in 2019. acQuire’s panel discussion, filmed live at PDAC 2019, showcases discussion about the trends driving digital effectiveness today and into the future. Hosted by acQuire’s CEO, Alison Atkins, and featuring industry experts: Robin Fell, Director, Strategic Technology Solutions, Goldcorp Inc... View Article

23 May 2019 - Industry News, Event News, Business Management, Technology Partner by Alison Atkins

Digital transformation and the evolving mining tech ecosystem

When you’re immersed in a long-term project, it can be easy to forget how far you’ve come. That was driven home at the Digital Mine Conference held in Perth on 10-11 April 2019. It was an excellent opportunity to hear from the industry and Government about the current state of the digital mine, where we... View Article

16 Apr 2019 - GIM Suite Learning, GIM Suite – Technology, Business Management

acQuire offers easy way for geology professionals to update software skills

Did you know that employees have only about 1% of a typical workweek to focus on learning and development? With the demands at the workplace increasing every day, it’s important to be able to utilise this 1% better to deliver immediate results. What’s more, employees want learning to be quick, despite time and budget constraints.... View Article

18 Apr 2018 - Event News, Business Management

acQuire’s PDAC Presentation Series: What does the digital mine mean to you?

acQuire hosted a series of presentations at its booth 823 at this year’s PDAC Convention. The panel discussion, hosted on Tuesday 6 March, featured guest speakers Stan Wholley, CSA Global; Mike McClelland, Cameco; and Dave Eden, Kinross Gold. Hosted by acQuire’s Managing Director, Alison Atkins they discussed the topic: “What does the digital mine mean... View Article

17 Apr 2018 - GIM Suite – Technology, Business Management

Going for Gold: How data strategy improved Kinross Gold’s business

Jenni Pfeiffer explores how Kinross Gold’s geology teams use data to improve strategy and reduce risk across multiple sites. Working in Technical Services for Kinross Gold, geologic data systems manager Pfeiffer, took an in-depth look into how to improve geoscientific information management (GIM) performance across their sites, globally. Kinross Technical Services is based out of... View Article

02 Jan 2018 - GIM Suite – Technology, Business Management by Lee-Anne Coleman

Five ways to get more from your GIM software investment

If you have GIM Suite, you’ll know there are clear benefits from using our software to keep your geoscientific data organised in a single repository. Data validations help keep data clean and automations make your workflows quicker and less labour intensive. When GIM Suite connects with other software packages, it means other functions in the... View Article

07 Dec 2017 - GIM Suite – Technology, Business Management by Neil Quin

Coming out on top of the build vs. buy software debate

The ‘build or buy’ debate is nearly as old as technology itself. Most companies have a combination of in-house systems and commercial software, and this is true across industries regardless the size of the business or how long a business has been operating. Making the decision to build or buy can be tricky and the... View Article

26 Oct 2017 - GIM Suite – Technology, Business Management, Technology Partner by Steve Mundell

Interoperability and the connected mine

One of the exciting things about modern mining is the burgeoning recognition that drillhole data is an important business asset. As the technology for the industry advances, it’s becoming apparent no one vendor can provide expertise for all functions in a mining operation. As a result, we’re experiencing unprecedented focus on interoperability between hardware and... View Article

24 Oct 2017 - GIM Suite Learning, Business Management by The acQuire Newsroom

How maintaining learning in the mining industry brings benefits

Today’s mining exploration sector is a changing landscape requiring a workforce with the agility to stay on top of, and ahead of, these changes. Ongoing learning in the workplace equips both the company and its staff. A learning culture A learning culture is defined as when an organisation is able to create, acquire, and transfer... View Article

09 Oct 2017 - Industry News, Business Management, Podcast by Warren Carvey

Raising GIM Awareness: Geologists share best advice

Importance of data management practices Geoscientific data is a strategic asset to your company but only when it’s durable and easily accessible to everyone in your organisation. When the Geoscientific Information Management (GIM) discipline in an organisation is immature, your business does not get optimal value from your data. Certainly some people have experience dealing... View Article

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