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Why the iPhone XS is Perfect for Measuring Stockpiles

Apple just released its new flagship iPhone XS and XS Max. The phone looks nearly identical to last year’s iPhone X, however, under the hood it is a completely different story. We spent the past couple months visiting rock quarries, bark mulch producers and paper mills testing the new iPhone and here is why we love the new iPhone XS.

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Graniterock Solar Panels Earn Clean Air Leader Award

Installing 3,000 solar panels at Graniterock’s A. R. Wilson Quarry did more than roll back the meter last year. Graniterock was recognized as a clean air champion by the Monterey Bay Air Resources District in California due in part to the company’s use of solar as an alternative energy source.

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Achieving an Integrated Mining Operational Platform

According to an InfoBrief from IDC, successful enablement of the digital mine is only possible with an integrated mining operational platform. The InfoBrief, titled ‘Transforming the Core of Mining Operations,” understands that the challenges mining companies face are not new. Managing costs and variability, whilst optimizing resources, maximizing production and ensuring safety are all ongoing challenges for the mining industry. Today, technology and data can be used as an enabler to give companies a platform which will meet the demands of their operations in the next three to four years.

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Cemex Go Digital Suite Grows, Expands, Transforms

Cemex's digital platform Cemex Go is celebrating its first anniversary, having transformed the experience of more than 20,000 customers in 18 countries, and leading the digital transformation in the global building materials industry, the company said.

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