November 2017
Volume 69    Issue 11

Caterpillar mining prepares for recovery with technology and partnerships

Mining Engineering , 2017, Vol. 69, No. 11, pp. 44-44
Gleason, William


With desert temperatures climbing high at Caterpillar’s Tinaja Hills Demonstration and Learning Center near Tucson, AZ in September, a group of editors were given a reprieve from the sun and stepped inside the new Cat Minestar Command Center. The movie theater-like temperatures inside were a welcome relief, and the computer screens stationed around the room were an indication of not just how much things have evolved in the mining equipment sector, but also a peek into the future of where mining is headed. 

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