• Mining, Minerals and Metals Industry Solutions - Schneider Electric Software
    Mining, Minerals and Metals Industry companies worldwide rely on Schneider Electric for industrial automation software, services and solutions.

    Mining, Minerals and Metals Industry

    Schneider Electric delivers solutions that help mining operators meet the volatile and changing market conditions. The need for a highly effective mine is ever more present today. To be successful, mining operators must have a global plan to achieve the best results across the entire business value chain. Our solutions ensure operations are managed in a safe and secure environment, maximizing operation efficiency and increasing value by unifying and optimizing the supply chain, while cultivating and maintaining a standard of being a socially responsible organization. Schneider Electric’s comprehensive portfolio of solutions, together with our consulting and project management capabilities, help mining operators realize their full potential to create the mine of the future.

    • Enterprise Supply Chain for MMM

      SimSci Spiral Suite is unified, enterprise supply chain management software for the Mining, Minerals and Metals industries.

    • Improve Mining Operations

      In any asset-intensive industry, organizations strive for optimal performance at all times. They want to limit downtime, control costs and minimize safety and environmental risks while achieving maximum productivity.

    • Performance Excellence for MMM

      Increasing costs, competition and the need to optimize production units are some of the key challenges faced by the Metals, Mining and Minerals industry today.

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    African Explosives

    African Explosives implemented Wonderware Equipment Operations Module for track and traceability of detonator manufacturing operations to improve product quality and ensure overall product safety.

    AngloGold Ashanti Limited

    The software solutions chosen for the Geita Mine included an Expert System running on Wonderware System Platform.

    Ash Grove Cement

    Ash Grove Cement Company improves inventory management, inventory reduction, kiln uptime, environmental compliance and overall maintenance costs savings using Avantis.

    Assmang Limited

    The Wonderware solution at Assmang Limited provided a multi-user development environment that allowed engineers to focus on complex applications rather than low-level operations.

    Bodycote Hot Isostatic Pressing Plant

    Wonderware software improves control and consistency for a hot isostatic pressing (HIP) plant, resulting in reduced re-runs, lower operations costs and increased customer and operator satisfaction.

    Debswana Diamond Mining Co. Ltd.

    The new system based on Wonderware System Platform help transform the data of Debswana Diamond Mining Co. Ltd. into useful information and make it openly accessible in a standardized format (using ISA-95 guidelines) to all areas of the business.

    DiGeronimo Aggregates

    A new Wonderware software solution helps modernize a 19th Century aggregate manufacturing plant, improving efficiency, product quality and energy use while enabling future expansion.

    Lonmin Plc

    Lonmin Plc replaced its existing iFIX SCADA system at the platinum smelter in Marikana, with a modern solution based on Wonderware System Platform.

    MMG Limited

    MMG Limited implemented Schneider Electric’s Ampla MES solution to standardize asset utilization across five (5) mines globally and take the old OEE lag indicator into a real-time lead indicator.

    Nucor Steel

    Wonderware System Platform enabled the centralization of all data coming out of the different furnaces in Nucor's melt shop, providing tight integration regardless of its source.

    Pretoria Portland Cement Co. Ltd.

    PPC replaced their existing 30-year-old electrical and control systems with a sophisticated technology based on Wonderware System Platform and Wonderaware Historian– a major upgrade that took more than a little courage and commitment.

    Richards Bay Coal Terminal Co. Ltd.

    A modernization solution at Richards Bay Coal Terminal Co. Ltd. replaced obsolete stand-alone PCs used at the coal terminal control system with 58 Thin Clients, with a little help from Wonderware.


    Transnet wanted to streamline its conveyor routing system to ensure product is correctly shipped to its final destination.

    Westshore Terminals

    Westshore Terminals Limited Partnership, implements a manufacturing execution system using Wonderware System Platform real-time operations management software at its bulk coal handling terminal in British Columbia, Canada.