Hitachi announces rapid maturity assessment and improvement services for pit operations

Hitachi Consulting, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd and one of the leading providers of IT consulting and management consulting solutions and services, announced that it is teaming with Wenco International Mining Systems (Ltd) to launch a new joint service for pit operations.


This new service is in response to clients' request to know how their operations compare and contrast with their peers, and guidelines on which parts of the operations they should improve. The service includes a maturity assessment of the overall pit dispatch / fleet management operation against an industry benchmark, as well as an improvement support service to help pit operations teams raise their overall performance:


·The dispatch operations maturity assessment tool provides sites with a prioritised list of improvement activities to improve pit operations. The assessment is not limited to any brand of fleet management systems software or mobile equipment

·The dispatch operations maturity improvement service offers a configurable support service to mine support teams to improve the activities that inhibit overall production performance. Clients have the choice of selecting specific services to complement their own internal capabilities


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