The Importance of Mining Optimisation

Without a solid foundational plan in place, mines simply cannot operate effectively and efficiently. With so many variables to account for when managing the processes of a geological structure, extracting resources from it and getting it to market, there is not enough room for error for mine operators to make decisions on the fly. The process of mining optimisation is an important one, and should be conducted with thorough efficiency. Doing so will gain mines and their operators improved insights into the following factors of their business:

Making Room for Best Practice

Having a solidly optimised plan in place for your mine will provide your operations with more flexibility, since you will be able to plan ahead and take pre-emptive action when you need to. It also frees up space for you to concentrate on best practices that not only increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your processes, but also enhance the quality of life in mines and the safety of workers

Streamlining Processes

A properly optimised mine will eliminate bottlenecks from its processes. Each and every area of your operations should work like a well-oiled machine to maximise of profitability, and this cannot be done without a solid mining plan in place.

Of course a part of streamlining the process means being able to concentrate on specific tasks, which is why it is always advisable to have assistance with planning from a mining consulting company in Johannesburg.

Analysing Multiple Scenarios

Even with the best plans in place, interruptions, downtime and other unforeseen events may hinder your mine’s ability to maximise its operational capacity. This makes it necessary to create a little flexibility and be able to provide a holistic approach to your operations that takes multiple scenarios into account. A well thought-out plan that looks at every aspect of the mine from several angles will allow you to do this, by giving you the freedom to analyse multiple scenarios involved with your processes at once.

Contact Pivot Mining for Mining Optimisation Services

If you would like to know more about how our team can assist your mine operators with professional mining optimisation services, feel free to get into contact with a representative from Pivot Mining today, or visit our website for additional information on our offers.


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