Mine Dispatch

Wenco thrives on open connectivity. Our fleet management systems integrate with a wide range of other technologies used at mine sites. Fuel level sensors. Fluid meters. Tire pressure monitoring systems. Payload managers. Your Wenco system interfaces with these devices and others so all your solutions can work as one. And of course, we connect...

System 6 Spotlight #1: How Wenco re-imagines mine monitoring and control

System 6 Spotlight #1: How Wenco re-imagines mine monitoring and control

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With the release of System 6 last week, Wenco lays a path for modern mines to extract even more unrealized value. Years of research and development in partnership with forward-thinking companies has resulted in this comprehensive suite of solutions — one that resets the bar for mine productivity, intelligence, and technical interoperability. Over the...

Sneak Preview: The most revolutionary updates coming in Wenco System 6

Sneak Preview: The most revolutionary updates coming in Wenco System 6

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The wait is almost over. Our latest version of the Wenco Mine Performance Suite — Wenco System 6 — has gone into beta testing. Soon, our customers will finally be able to start using the most intuitive mining technology we’ve ever produced. Wenco System 6 includes over 88 new features and updates to the...

One smart trick that helps operators hit their targets every time

One smart trick that helps operators hit their targets every time

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Mine managers need help. They’re pulled in a thousand directions every day and they’re still on the hook to keep their site performing better all the time. Even with a technological edge, they can only do so much. It’s just not enough for mine managers alone to track KPIs anymore. So, what about operators?...

Want better dispatch? Share data from crushers

Want better dispatch? Share data from crushers

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When dispatching, mines have different priorities. While some sites strive to keep their shovel use balanced, others just want to reduce equipment wait times. Regardless of these preferences, every site wants a consistent grade of ore delivered to the plant as efficiently as possible. The Wenco Dispatching Service can handle these preferences and more,...

Cost-saving systems for open pit mining

Cost-saving systems for open pit mining

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In the December issue of the Mining Industry Newsletter, Global Business Reports interviewed Wenco’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Glen Trainor. The article features an in-depth discussion of Wenco’s fleet management systems and related cost-savings, database management, safety and more. The interview was done as part of research being conducted by GBR for...

Weather conditions and fleet management systems

Weather conditions and fleet management systems

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As we enter the winter season in the Northern Hemisphere, mines are already making plans to deal with the inevitable inclement weather. Mine sites constantly have to be aware of changing conditions that can affect everything from road conditions and visibility, to ore weight and bench stability. While most of us think of snow...

The most common Fleet Management System (FMS) question

The most common Fleet Management System (FMS) question

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The most common question we’re asked as a Wenco employee is “what do you do?” And from most of us, you’ll get smile followed by an answer that is related to the job function of she or he who is asked. You see, this company does a lot more than just fleet management systems (FMS)....