Hexagon has been retained by PT Bukit Makmur Mandiri Utama (BUMA) in Indonesia for an eight-year fleet management project that focuses on the HxGN MineOperate OP Pro system.
The company said 150 units of its system have already been deployed at BUMA’s IPR site operation in Indonesia, with the system optimally running within three months.
The phased deployment includes Hexagon’s fleet management, asset health and enterprise analytics solutions, which was implemented by Hexagon between June and September 2022.
“We are looking forward to strengthening our relationship with BUMA and accelerating their digital transformation journey,” said Simon Stone, vice president of APAC, Hexagon Mining.
BUMA President Director Pak Sorimuda Pulungan added: “In following management’s Technology Transformation Project outline, Hexagon’s suite of integrated products and industry proven technology solutions played a major role in the decision-making process. Hexagon has set the new standard of being a reliable technology partner supported by an expert local team.”
HxGN MineOperate OP Pro offers open-pit mines high-precision guidance for dozers, drills and loading equipment to improve bench elevations, reduce dilution and decrease rework to improve site safety, efficiency and profitability.
The enterprise integration gives BUMA a single source for reporting and support across their fleet.
BUMA was established in 1998 as a family business and is currently the second largest independent coal mining contractor in Indonesia.