Tata Steel’s Noamundi becomes first mine in India to use Drone’s for monitoring

The city is really becoming advanced, the fact that can be guessed with the news that is coming in light about Noamundi Iron Mine who provides steel and raw material to Tata Steel, Jamshedur. Noamundi Iron Mine (NIM) has now become the first mine in the country to introduce drone in mine monitoring.

“We have initiated mining surveillance system using space technology along with a mobile app. This will help in stopping illegal mining, monitoring mining plan, production, dispatch and royalty payment. We requested Tata Steel to demonstrate it in Noamundi iron mine,” said the secretary Balvinder Kumar.

Tata Steel, Rajeev Singhal said the drones will help them to address any bottleneck on the ground easily. “Tata Steel has embarked on the digital journey. We are trying to keep pace with the global trends of digitalization in the mining industry and this is a step towards that,” said Singhal.

Skylark Drones, a Bengaluru based firm will be providing drone’s for this purpose who excels in this field.

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