IMMERSIVE Technologies’ simulation based training is a common sight in the Pilbara region of Western Australia and their footprint will continue to grow when the newest mine site, Roy Hill, opens in 2015. The project is expected to annually produce 55 million tonnes making it Australia’s fourth biggest iron ore producer.
Roy Hill is an attractive option for employment with more than 5000 expressions of interest or direct applications reported since the start of 2014.
“Roy Hill is a landmark mining project with a clear strategy to use technology to drive a competitive advantage. They have committed to ensure their employees will have the opportunity to develop and enhance their skills and we’re pleased our simulation based training solutions will be a part of this effort,” says Immersive Technologies’ executive vice president Sales and Support David Anderson.
Immersive Technologies’ simulation based training solutions are in place at more than 250 mine sites around the world, including 12 of the top 15 iron ore producing countries.
Immersive Technologies is the world’s largest, proven and tested supplier of surface and underground Advanced Equipment Simulators to the global mining industry. The company says it has achieved this position by focusing on its mission to make every mining and earthmoving equipment operator in the world safer and their employer more profitable through its simulation technologies.
Immersive’s Advanced Equipment Simulators are helping hundreds of mining companies around the world to increase their equipment operators’ safety and site profitability through effective simulation training.
The company provides its customers with the most effective Advanced Equipment Simulators available, made possible through the formal exclusive licensing and technical information alliances it has established with the leading original equipment manufacturers (OEM), including Caterpillar, Hitachi, Komatsu and Liebherr. These alliances provide Immersive Technologies with exclusive access to the OEM’s proprietary and confidential machine technical information that is required to correctly simulate the OEM’s machines and is not available through other public or dealer channels.
With advanced simulators modules deployed in 37 countries, Immersive Technologies is dedicated to provide outstanding service. To deliver on this commitment the company has customer sales and support offices close to its customers in Perth and Brisbane in Australia, Salt Lake City USA, Calgary, Ottawa and Vancouver in Canada, Monterrey Mexico, Lima Peru, Santiago Chile, Bochum Germany, Johannesburg South Africa, Jakarta Indonesia, Kolkata India and Jeddah Saudi Arabia.