The Mohs Scale

The Mohs scale was created in the first half of the 19th century by the German geologist Friedrich Mohs. Today, it is the best known method used to define the hardness of minerals. There are other hardness scales such as the Knoop, Brinell or Rockwell scales – however, these are much more sophisticated and are […]

Digitization of mining: major challenges and motivations

By Orlando Ramírez. 44% of companies in the sector are looking to increase their investment in digitization in the coming years In 2021 SPT (Stockholm Precision Tools) launched SmartCloud™ which allows the mining industry to synchronize its mining project data in the cloud The importance of the mining industry is undeniable. Proof of this is […]