Mining, metals, and materials

Mining, metals, and materials companies across the globe rely on the PI System to optimize production and processes. Condition-based maintenance and remote operations management. The PI System helps you improve process efficiency and asset reliability, while ensuring environmental compliance, health, and safety.

  • 9
    of Fortune’s Global 500 top 10 mining companies 
  • 100
    countries with mining, metals, and materials customers using the PI System
  • 1,400+
    mining, metals, and materials sites around the world

The power of the PI System for mining, metals, and materials

Unlock hidden capacity, reduce energy usage, and minimize asset downtime. The PI System delivers real-time data about your entire production line from material consumption to end product. With real-time data, you can uncover insights to help you optimize operations.

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Remote operations

Keep a close eye on your remote operations with real-time data delivered to you wherever you are.

AMMC used the PI System in its remote operations center, leading to $120 million of additional revenue.

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Asset performance and reliability

Keep mining equipment and machines running and improve uptime with condition-based maintenance and predictive analytics.

Using the PI System for real-time reporting of possible mechanical failures brought $20 million savings in annual operating cost avoidance to Syncrude Canada.

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Environment, heath, and safety

Comply and meet regulations. Avoid accidents and incidents.

The PI System helped Barrick Gold reduce deviations by 45% and fan trips by 61%, complying with strict environmental regulations.

vehicles at mining facility

Productivity and improvement

Simplify and streamline process and supply chain efficiency.

Unacem improved and standardized operational performance and processes, delivering $6 million in additional profits in one year.

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Quality control and analysis

The  PI System enables monitoring, collection and tracing of real-time data throughout production. Simplify review of certifications and yields.

Using real-time operational data analytics with the PI System helped ArcelorMittal Long Products improve slab casting quality.

quarry processing plant

Reporting and analysis

Streamline quantifying and distribution of KPIs and reports across plant, mines, and enterprise. Establish common definitions and calculations for benchmarking and comparison.

By configuring a cement operations data model, CEMEX cut data extraction time from one month to five minutes with no development costs.

Our partners are experts who understand mining, metals, and materials

Premier System Integrator


Radix is an engineering and automation company that operates in a variety of different industrial segments. Solutions based on Industry 4.0: Big Data, CyberSecurity, IoT.

PI Core ready software

Senseye PdM™ | Senseye

Senseye PdM is the leading software product for Predictive Maintenance 4.0, trusted by Fortune 500 companies to reduce unplanned downtime and increase maintenance efficiency.

Registered System Integrator


BBA is an independent Canadian consulting engineering firm operating internationally. Its team is composed of highly-qualified experts in several engineering disciplines.

Registered System Integrator

Hatch Ltd

Hatch is an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary professional services firm that delivers a comprehensive array of business and technical services to the mining, energy and infrastructure sectors.

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