Open Pit Planning

Deliver the best possible plan in record time by applying Datamine’s world-leading automation and optimisation tools throughout your mine planning process. Datamine provides a full range of open pit planning applications from strategic long term optimisation, pit design and reserve generation through to short term material destination and operational equipment scheduling. This integration ensures robust strategic plans are executed reliably on the ground. With powerful animations and a range of other visual and numerical output formats, communicating plans throughout your organisation is an absolute breeze.

Open Pit Planning

Deliver the best possible plan in record time by applying Datamine’s world-leading automation and optimisation tools throughout your mine planning process. Datamine provides a full range of open pit planning applications from strategic long term optimisation, pit design and reserve generation through to short term material destination and operational equipment scheduling. This integration ensures robust strategic plans are executed reliably on the ground. With powerful animations and a range of other visual and numerical output formats, communicating plans throughout your organisation is an absolute breeze.

NPV Scheduler

Pit Optimisation & Strategic Scheduling

NPV Scheduler provides a complete strategic open pit mine planning system with functionality spanning everything from pit optimisation, pushback generation, cut-off grade optimisation, scheduling, haulage optimization, and stockpile management.

A schedule colourised on an open pit in NPV Scheduler - open pit scheduling software Watch on YouTube

Summit SOPP

Strategic Optimisation

Improve confidence in capital allocation and long term strategic plans. With SUMMIT SOPP mining engineers can rapidly determine assess the key value drivers in an uncertain environment by performing thousands of sensitivity scenarios. Simulation capabilities provide insights into the probability of achieving defined economic and mining outcomes.

5 scenarios shown in a graph screenshotted from the Summit SOPP Overview video - Open Pit Optimisation Software Watch on YouTube

Studio OP

Open Pit Design & Scheduling

Studio OP is a complete design and scheduling package for medium to short term planning of open pit mines. With a highly visual and interactive environment, Studio OP is packed with tools that make designing pits and waste dumps, preparing data and scheduling a breeze. The system includes sophisticated optimisation routines to achieve desired financial outcomes or product blend specifications with minimal manual intervention.

Screenshot of the title screen of the Studio OP Pit Design Video Talking about Studio OP's Open Pit Design Functions Watch on YouTube

MineScape

Stratigraphic Deposits - Coal

MineScape is a suite of integrated solutions for coal and metalliferous deposits in open pit and underground mining operations. It delivers extensive geologic modelling and mine design functionality that can be customised to meet your individual mine site requirements.

Head and shoulder shot of Colin Henkes - MineScape User - in an interview talking about our Geological Modelling & Mine Planning Software Watch on YouTube

3D-Dig

Detailed Excavation Analysis

The unique 3D-Dig technology validates short term mine designs and schedules by performing a detailed simulation of the digging process for draglines, truck/shovel and dozer operations. Used in conjunction with Studio OP, Datamine’s complete design and scheduling package, 3D-Dig can deliver a feedback loop in the planning cycle that improves decisions and schedule compliance

Automated excavation and dump sequencing in 3D-Dig - Digging simulation and excavation analysis software Watch on YouTube

DataBlast

Open Pit Drill & Blast

DataBlast is a multi-user system covering the entire drill and blast process from design to in-field operations. Electronically transfer data, respond to changes in real time, and generate reconciliation reports. Identify trends and improve blasting performance over time.

screenshot of the title screen of DataBlast overview video showing a blast in the background and the DataBlast logo in the front. Watch on YouTube

Studio Survey

Open Pit Surveying

Studio Survey is a software solution exclusively designed for the needs of Open Pit Surveyors. It is not a module inside of a complex product, but is a dedicated product that simplifies and streamlines the processing of everyday survey tasks in operations mining any type of commodity.

Open Pit DTM model produced in Studio Survey - open pit surveying software Watch on YouTube