Mining has become increasingly known as an industry with great technological innovation. The sector invests in new procedures and techniques as a factor for improving production and operational safety conditions and increasing the assurance of sustainability in this activity.
The corporate policy of investing in new technologies is a process that involves the companies in the sector. This action promotes increased productivity and makes the industry more competitive and responsible. In activities such as mining, innovation brings the possibility of producing more in a safer environment for those who work in the sector, also replacing human beings by machines in risky operations.