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Presenting at Mines and Technology Conference, Vancouver

June 5th 2019 2:30pm Vancouver BC, Pan Pacific Hotel Our real-time orebody knowledge platform has been proven to measure rock mass properties far beyond the capabilities of legacy MWD systems. Unlocking this rock intelligence during drill and blast operations was the missing piece to true optimization. Now, we are incorporating even more data sets from […]

Cut Your Costs by Reducing Coal Loss

Inefficient coal recovery is a common industry problem. Studies have shown that mines typically lose between 16-20% of their coal during open pit mining operations. If we reduce your met coal loss by 3%, that’s a savings of $21M a year – if your mine produces 7M tons a year with a strip ratio of […]

DataCloud Opens Offices in Vancouver

Industry Match To accommodate our growing demand in the region, we’ve opened a Burrard Street office location in downtown Vancouver. Mining is a large part of the Canadian economy and many industry participants are either based in Vancouver or listed on the VSE. DataCloud embraces this area as a mining hub. Being located close to […]

Presenting at CIM 2019

Wednesday May 1st, 9:20am, room 513C Results from Advanced Measurements While Drilling Technologies on Blast Hole Drills at Canadian Mines This presentation will compare results from DataCloud’s IoT sensor device measurements, traditional measurement while drilling (MWD) technology, and core samples. The evaluation will demonstrate the ability of advanced blast hole drill sensors to clearly and […]

IoT Sensors in Mining

Where are They? Trucks, Belts, Shovels and Now, the Drill. IoT sensors are peppered throughout the mine to mill workflow. They track locations of trucks, predict faulty equipment, and here at DataCloud, we have developed one to install on a production drill. The rock properties our IoT sensor measures are centimeter level resolution and that […]

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We’ll be at PDAC!

March 4-6, 2019 in Toronto Visit us at Booth 6235N – Trade Show North (Level 300) Here is a map of the Toronto Convention Center and a floor map of Trade Show North.  Our mission is two-fold, to elevate and alleviate. We help elevate mine operators towards their goals while simultaneously working to alleviate the headache involved in typical data interpretations. Our focus for PDAC is geology specific pain points during drilling and blasting to […]

Drill and blast software, geoscience expertise, rock mass evaluation, subsurface insights, productivity improvements

Geology Specific Solution Sets Optimizing Recovery in Canada & Australia

In order to offer our clients an operational advantage in grade control and extraction efforts we have released our geology specific solution sets. DataCloud’s industry experts designed them to reduce operating pain points for three of the mining industry’s largest markets: iron ore, metallurgical coal, and base metals. With these insights, mines are more efficiently separating ore from […]

Drill and blast software, geoscience expertise, rock mass evaluation, subsurface insights, productivity improvements

DataCloud Covered in XConomy on the Company’s Plans to Execute with Recent $4M in Fundraising

DataCloud Raises $4M to Guide Miners’ Drilling, Blasting Decisions Once this analysis is complete, users get back what Thor Kallestad, the startup’s co-founder and CEO, calls “real-time orebody imaging and knowledge.” Read full article here DataCloud, a developer of sensors and software to help guide mine operators’ decision-making around drilling and blasting, has raised $4 […]

DataCloud to Present at Future of Mining Conference

Geology-While-Drilling: How High Resolution Real-Time Rock Data Improves Drill to Mill Performance: RHINO™, an IoT Sensor and MinePortal™, a 4D Earth Platform October 30th. 2018 – 11:20am, Insight Stage – Crestone Ballroom DataCloud is a provider of high-resolution, real-time geoscience technology that radically improves drill and blast outcomes. To hear the specifics of how DataCloud’s […]

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CEO of DataCloud, Thor Kallestad, Speaks Openly on Two Panels at Seattle StartUp Week

Thor shared DataCloud’s simple mission with Seattle Startup Week; provide real value to mining companies by producing cutting edge solutions created by talented incentivized employees. Oh, and listen to good music. Thor has two wells of knowledge for startups, as DataCloud’s CEO in the mining sector and leading corporate development and commercial efforts for an […]