BHP’s Olympic Dam mine: improving stope design and efficiency

Duration: 28 minutes


Hear how BHP is improving the efficiency of their Olympic Dam mine. Evan Jones, Principal Geotechnical Engineer, talks us through how the geotechnical team utilizes Hovermap’s LiDAR data to improve stope design.

Watch now to learn:
  • About Olympic Dam’s integration of data capture into its mining schedule
  • How workflows are being scheduled and data managed
  • How drawpoints are being monitored
  • How BHP are handling shaft pre-sink inspections
  • The way orepasses are being captured
  • And much more


Presenter: Evan Jones, Principal Geotechnical Engineer at BHP Olympic Dam