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Miners Urged To Incorporate Digitalisation, Automation And AI Into Short-Term Plans

While the introduction of digitalisation, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) into miners' plans is generally a long-term plan, panelists at this year’s virtual Africa Mining Forum have urged miners to incorporate these elements into their short-term plans where possible. Business intelligence company CRU Group mining analyst Hamish Sampson said that, given

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Mining The Deep Seabed, With Effects On Ocean Life That Aren’t Well Understood

Seabed mining for valuable materials like copper, zinc and lithium already takes place within countries’ marine territories. As soon as 2025, larger projects could start in international waters – areas more than 200 nautical miles from shore, beyond national jurisdictions. We study ocean policy, marine resource management, international ocean governance and

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