Roadway quality control for mining companies

N. Odintsev, IT Director, VIST Group; D. Klebanov, Project Manager, VIST Group

Roadway quality affects the engineering-and-economical performance of vehicle operation and mining enterprise operating efficiency as well.
This parameter influences strongly on such characteristics as, for example, transport traverse speed, elapsed time for truck ride, fuel consumption, life time of major truck units and devices, etc. The vehicle operation safety level depends a lot on road carpet quality also. The module «Roadway Quality Control», worked out by «VIST Group» specialists, provides roadway quality automatic monitoring, quantitative ratings of different types of parameters and locating information displaying on the digital map of open pit mine. It also make possible to identify the type of «bad» roadways.