Automatic shiploading has always been the holy grail of the mining and bulk material handling industries, as it allows operators to tele remote the boom and spout from a safe location. iShiploader uses high precision 2D and 3D radar sensors to reliably scan for collision objects, provide position data, and measure the interior of bulk carriers in real time during loading/unloading cycles.
Most seaports experience a considerable amount of dense fog, rain, strong winds, ice, and snow. These environmental factors pose challenges for conventional optical technology like lasers which rely on favourable weather conditions to perform optimally. indurad’s sensors use the latest in radar technology, which is proven to work reliably in all weather conditions. This allows the company systems to work continuously day and night, 365 days/year with minimal maintenance.
The Germany-based global supplier of radar-based automation technology is continuously developing its solution to consider new shiploader and unloader types…
Installed iShiploader, the shiploader automation radar solution at the customer site.
15 September 2021
How is radar increasing its influence in autonomous fleet sensing?
Paul Moore spoke to Dr Christian Riedel, Head of Mining Automation at indurad on how radar is increasing its influence in autonomous fleet sensing...Read More
10 September 2021
indurad at MINExpo in Las Vegas, September 13-15
We look forward to welcoming everyone to Booth 817 for some great networking, exchange of ideas and a discussion on how to best remove bottlenecks from pit to port. Our robust, radar-based solutions reduce risk, improve yield, and facilitate automation in very harsh environments...Read More